Vladislav Tomashov

Front End Team Lead

Blog posts
database connection web app
How to establish a database connection after converting Oracle Forms to the web app?
27 Aug 2019

DB Best has successfully completed several Oracle Forms modernization projects, making our customers happy with the new web architecture of their solutions. However, the first question that we regularly hear from our customers sounds as follows. How will the converted web application interact with the database? The problem When an Oracle Forms application communicates with the database server, it acts as a client by querying the database server for requested data. Oracle Forms applications manage the database connection internally. In addition to that, Oracle Forms execute queries and run SQL statements internally. To address this issue, we c...

Oracle Forms SQL statements
How to run SQL statements after migrating from Oracle Forms to web applications
09 Aug 2019

At DB Best, we’ve helped several customers move away from Oracle Forms to a modern web-based solution. To accomplish this, developed a totally new Oracle Forms Converter. This tool allows for automating the migration of your Oracle Forms to web single page applications.  In this blog post, I’ll talk about making SQL statements from Oracle Forms compatible with your new application. The problem Oracle Forms run different queries and execute SQL statements directly at the connected Oracle Database. These SQL statements are embedded into your Oracle Forms. When you migrate Oracle Forms to the web application, you need to take note...

Oracle Forms Converter
Introducing the all-new Oracle Forms Converter
02 Jul 2019

A public sector organization from the US faced a problem with an outdated Oracle Forms-based solution. They had thousands of users but couldn’t keep the existing system running at an optimized quality and usability level. Their first option was to create a completely new web-based application to make their Oracle Forms run on the web. However, we at DB Best came up with a second, more cost-effective option that also saved time. We offered to transfer their Oracle Forms to an up-to-date JavaScript code as single-page applications (SPA) running on the web. To reassure them of the quality of our solutions, we started with a trial engagement an...