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.

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 […]

Database Compare Suite command-line interface
Automating data management operations with command-line interface of Database Compare Suite
23 Jan 2020

We continue our blog post series covering key Database Compare Suite (DBCS) features. In our previous posts, we talked about comparing data and discovering data differences by leveraging the user interface of Database Compare Suite. The command-line interface of our product provides users with all the features of the main application. In this blog post we will talk about using Database Compare Suite in the CLI mode. Why use Database Compare Suite in the CLI mode? This approach allows for increased […]

CI/CD best practices
Applying CI/CD for deploying data-driven applications after migrating from Oracle to Amazon Aurora PostgreSQL
02 Dec 2019

When it comes to database migrations, application conversion/remediation along with functional testing of the entire system account for over 50% of the total effort. By using a proven CI/CD process, we’ve been able to reduce the overall migration time and create repeatable processes for on-going changes after the migration. In this blog post, we’ll talk about how we helped a large multinational software company with ambitious growth plans migrate their Oracle Database and Java solution to Amazon Aurora PostgreSQL. What used […]

CI/CD solution by DB Best
Creating CI/CD solution for the database unification project
28 Nov 2019

Being an independent software vendor with a pile of applications written decades ago and a huge database in Oracle, our customer wanted to upgrade their software and make it more accessible for clients money-wise. They have built and sold applications for Oracle Database exclusively for 35 years. By now these solutions had become not only harder to sell due to competitiveness but difficult to support and change. Our client required applications’ upgrades, alternative cheaper hosting for users, and the maximum […]

Data Store
Creating and managing database snapshots using the DB Best Migration Platform
08 Nov 2019

The Data Store module of the DB Best Migration Platform allows for creating and managing the golden copy of your source data. You can add all your tables into the dataset or select only the specific tables. Read the blog post to learn more about the features of the Data Store module.