Converting Oracle system functions to PostgreSQL with AWS SCT extension pack
16 Nov 2020

Migrating Oracle databases to PostgreSQL on AWS, you often face challenges with converting system functions. Oracle has a rich set of built-in functions, and PostgreSQL doesn’t provide users with all of those. To support and simplify Oracle to PostgreSQL on AWS migrations, AWS Schema Conversion Tool provides users with an extension pack. After applying it to your Amazon Aurora PostgreSQL or Amazon RDS for PostgreSQL database, you may use the functions, which emulate the behavior of Oracle’s system functions. You […]

New Migration Platform version
DB Best released a new 1.5 version of Migration Platform
23 Oct 2020

The newest Migration Platform 1.5 version introduces a whole set of features. It brings an in-built Ora2Pg tool for easier migration, tree view filtering for schemas and databases, some important UI improvements, and others additions. Tap into the article to read more about the shiniest version of Migration Platform.

1.4 Migration Platform release
DB Best released a new 1.4 version of Migration Platform
28 Aug 2020

DB Best introduced a new version of its Migration Platform — an all-around program that enables all types of automated database migration. Read this blog post to learn more about the improvements for the key platform modes: Development and Migration projects.

Oracle Forms Converter trial
DB Best releases Oracle Forms Converter
07 Aug 2020

DB Best is proud to introduce the trial version of Oracle Forms Converter. This application helps get off legacy Oracle Forms and modernize them to modern web-based solutions. Read the blog post to discover the limitations of this trial version and learn how to use this product.

Top customers’ stories on AWS
03 Aug 2020

Last updated in August 2020 The goal of DB Best blog is to deliver technical content on various completed projects and researches. Publishing over 100 blog posts per year, we pay great attention to the projects, related to the cloud data platforms in general, and Amazon Web Services (AWS) in particular. Some of the AWS customers’ stories attract more attention than others, so, that’s why we decided to collect them in one place. We consider these articles must-read and super […]

Top AWS DMS and SCT blog posts
03 Aug 2020

Last updated in August 2020 Sharing our technical experience with the readers, we’ve reached a pretty impressive audience on our blog. So, it was pretty easy to distinguish the most popular AWS Database Migration Service (AWS DMS) Support stories. Let’s jump right in and review the most valuable and really important DB Best blog posts on AWS DMS and AWS Schema Conversion Tool (AWS SCT). We’ve got an impressive series of blog posts, where we talk about the features of […]

Database Compare Suite 5.3 BigQuery
Database Compare Suite 5.3 brings BigQuery support
08 Jul 2020

DB Best has released a new version of Database Compare Suite. This version supports Google’s BigQuery, a serverless and highly scalable cloud data warehouse platform. Also, the latest product release includes the updated Database Compare Suite user guide which now provides for convenient search and better user interaction. The list of updates includes: Database Compare Suite supports BigQuery Introducing the updated user guide Command-line interface improvements User interface improvements Read this blog post to learn more about the latest Database […]

Oracle to PostgreSQL migration tool
Comparing Ora2Pg with АWS SCT for Oracle to PostgreSQL migration
18 May 2020 , Bill Ramos

AWS Schema Conversion Tool (SCT) and Ora2PG allow for automating database migration from Oracle to PostgreSQL. Which tool would you prefer to use in real migration project for enterprise accounts? Read this blog post to find the answer.

Migration Platform 1.2
Backup Improvements and Errors Handling for DB Best Migration Platform
01 Apr 2020

DB Best has released a new version of Migration Platform, an all-around program for automating database migration processes. This newer 1.2 version improves error handling practices for Test Organizer by creating additional mapping rules for matching different error messages and codes. We have also added the partial data backup and restore functionality along with the capability to add and remove tables from existing datasets for the Data Store module. On top of that, we have enabled more options for command […]

Migration Platform update
Improving the Test Organizer module of the DB Best Migration Platform
13 Feb 2020

DB Best released a new version of Migration Platform, our ultimate product for automating database migrations. In this release we added new features to the Test Organizer module, a unique and unrivaled feature of the DB Best Migration Platform. We also made several improvements of the user interface. In this blog post, we will cover these new application features, however, we recommend you starting with our previous blog posts: A typical workflow of the DB Best Migration Platform Using the […]