PgConf.Russia 2017 talks

Automation of migration to PostgreSQL from various databases

Dmitry Susha
Ispirer Systems Ltd., Head of Database Migration and Modernization Department

Dmitry graduated from Mechanics and Mathematics Faculty of the Belarusian State University. At the moment he is the Head of Database Migration and Modernization Department at Ispirer Systems, where he has been working for more than 9 years. The company successfully implements database and application migration and modernization projects since 1999. Unique product for automatic migration Ispirer MnMTK allows to execute the transfer between major platforms quickly and efficiently. Migration to PostgreSQL is one of the priority areas.

The report is focused on the topic of automation of migration to PostgreSQL from other databases using Ispirer Migration and Modernization Toolkit. The issues of data and SQL code migration, conversion of client applications, embedded SQL and database API will be covered, the examples of implemented projects of migration from Oracle to PostgreSQL and from Microsoft SQL Server to PostgreSQL will be given.

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