Adaptive Server features licensed through SySAM

The Adaptive Server Enterprise license must be registered through SySAM before any of the optional features can be enabled.

Table 3-1 describes the Adaptive Server features that are licensed through SySAM.

Table 3-1: Licensed Adaptive Server features

Feature name

License name


Adaptive Server


The basic Adaptive Server Enterprise product, without optional features.

Java in Adaptive Server


Java and XML classes in Adaptive Server databases.

Advanced Security Mechanisms


Network-based authentication and encryption using DCE and CyberSafe.

Distributed Transaction Management


Distributed transaction management features, including the Adaptive Server version 12.5 XA interface.

Enhanced Full-Text Search


Enhanced full-text search engine

External file system


Management of non-relational Web content.

LDAP directory services


Lightweight directory services.

NoteThe Full-text search engine has been enhanced and now requires a license to install and configure.

If you plan to use Adaptive Server 12.5 with Replication Server, DirectConnect, or OpenSwitch, you must upgrade those products to the latest versions to ensure compatibility with new features from Adaptive Server 12.5.