SQL Server Tools

SQL Unit Testing Stored Procedure with dbForge Unit Test for SQL Server

Unit testing is an essential component of the database DevOps process. Its primary goal is to test the constituent parts of the database objects in order to identify any malfunctions or flaws early in the project. This approach allows database developers to ensure the changes they have made are verified, and the project will work properly. In our article, we will mainly focus on unit testing a stored procedure in a SQL Server database and exemplify how simple it is to conduct unit tests with the dbForge Unit Test tool.

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Database Reverse Engineering

In our fast-changing world, observations of certain events, operations, and processes determine the development of business and implementation of any solutions or ideas. Such observations are captured in the form of data usually stored and processed in a database.

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Devart Becomes the Winner of 2020 CV Magazine Technology Innovator Awards

For more than 15 years, Devart has been developing database tools and data-related solutions. One of its most popular product lines, dbForge, is designed to facilitate and simplify database development, management, and administration for SQL Server, MySQL, Oracle, and PostgreSQL.

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How to Export and Import SQL Server Database Data to a SQL Script

We quite often face the task of migrating database directory data. And the database for a recruitment service, which we created in the previous series of articles, is no exception. In this article, we are going to demonstrate how you can export data to a .sql file and then import it to the target database. Is it worth mentioning that you can either migrate the whole database or certain objects depending on your purpose.

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Devart Joins the Winners’ Circle of 2020 DBTA Readers’ Choice Awards

For the second year in a row, readers of DBTA — a magazine focusing on data, information management, and analytics — choose Devart products as winners among the world’s top solutions for database development, management, and administration.

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Searching for invalid objects with SQL Complete

The present article deals with one of the bottlenecks in the work of database developers and administrators, namely the occurrence of invalid objects and the ways of finding them in the SQL Server database.

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How to Search for Database Objects and Table Data in SQL Server

Hello and welcome to the fourth part of our series of articles that will help you discover how to design and work with databases. This time we are going to delve into an intricate matter of data and object search in SQL Server, which will be further conducted first with the help of standard scripts and after that, using the dbForge Search tool.

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Database DevOps Tools for Continuous Integration

Over the past few years, CI has come to be one of the best practices for software development. Indeed, it has numerous advantages: including high speed of product development, good code quality, enhanced communication between team members, and increased reliability of the process.

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How to export and import JSON data via dbForge Data Pump for SQL Server

In the previous articles, we studied the basic rules of SQL database design, created a database schema diagram for a recruitment service, and filled the newly-created database with test data on employees.

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How to generate test data with the help of the SQL Data Generator Tool?

In this article, we will examine the process of populating the employee database with dummy data, whose schema we designed in the previous part. Filling a SQL database with dummy data can be very useful when we want to run some tests. The most convenient way is the population of SQL tables with random data with the help of visual data generation tools.

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