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Oracle Migration

Gartner Report 2020: How to Succeed at Database and DBMS Migration

Gartner Report 2020: How to Succeed at Database and DBMS Migration

Meaghan Moraes June 4, 2020

According to Gartner and their strategic planning assumptions, “by 2023 over 70% of organizations will need to migrate to a new Database Management...

Migrating your Database from Oracle to Postgres

Solving Compatibility When Migrating your Database from Oracle to Postgres

January 30, 2020

Back in November last year Gartner launched its State of the Open-Source DBMS Market 2019 report and declared 1: "By 2022, more than 70% of new in...

Will You Still Be Happy with Your Oracle Database in Five Years Time?

Bruce Momjian March 8, 2019

Is the Oracle-DBA Relationship Breaking Down? The world of the Database Administrator (DBA) has changed since the technology went mainstream in the...

Comparing Oracle with EDB Postgres

Tim Steward March 5, 2019

The foundation of relational databases began with an experimental system. The core of that system was the basis of the System R research. Today this...

Why Replacing Oracle With Postgres is your Best Bet!

Jan Karremans February 22, 2019

Back in the 1980s, the technology world experienced the first wave of open source software, thanks to platforms like Linux. Programmers, hobbyists and...

New Approaches to Migrating From Oracle to Postgres in the Cloud

February 20, 2019

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The Challenges of Moving Existing Oracle Workloads to the Cloud

Mike Huseman January 28, 2019

I work with organizations around the world, and see them moving application workloads to the cloud at a rate never I never envisioned ten years ago...

EDB*Loader Tool Performance Timing Tests on Postgres Databases

Shane Fabianek January 8, 2019

So just to give a brief summary of this tool first; the EDB*Loader tool is a high-performance bulk data loader that provides an Oracle compatible...

EDB Postgres Migration Portal Beta 3 Release

Prashant Agarwal October 11, 2018

Since the launch in early August 2018, the EDB Migration Portal has been used to assess and migrate hundreds of Oracle database schemas, and convert...

No Time to Waste: Migrate from Oracle to Postgres in Minutes

No Time to Waste: Migrate from Oracle to Postgres in Minutes

September 28, 2018

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