database development

MySQL WorkBench Worthy Alternative – dbForge Studio for MySQL

Posted by on June 21st, 2013

Did you know that dbForge Studio for MySQL is a great alternative to MySQL Workbench? In case you have used MySQL Workbench in the past, or consider using it now, you might want to take a closer look at dbForge Studio for MySQL, to make sure you pick wisely the tool that will meet your requirements the best.

Every single year the software industry introduces new DBMSs which allow developers to achieve goals and objectives more efficiently. However, in order to benefit from all the features provided by the modern DBMS, you should define which one is more suitable for team’s needs.

Today we are going to draw a parallel between two similar products, that allow performing numerous tasks in MySQL environment. Both of them are specialized visual database design tools for MySQL databases. These products are MySQL Workbench 5.2.47, and it’s alternative — dbForge Studio for MySQL 6.0. (more…)

dbForge Fusion 3.50 released! Enjoy more valuable features!

Posted by on July 6th, 2009

Devart has released today the updated version 3.50 of dbForge Fusion for MySQL – a powerful add-in for Microsoft Visual Studio or CodeGear RAD Studio, designed to simplify MySQL database development and enhance data management.

Up to 100 usability improvements have been implemented, so you get better insight and satisfaction as well as a total control over performed tasks through the modernized UI of dbForge Fusion for MySQL.

Striving to speed up performed tasks, dbForge Fusion offers compression to reduce traffic, while exchanging data with MySQL server, and makes the exchange quicker.

The new features of dbForge Fusion for MySQL 3.50 include:


10 reasons to try database projects

Posted by on June 22nd, 2009

Why not distract your attention from usual database development and facilitate your work with projects?

Let’s inspect the reasons why you should:


Getting Started with Database Designer

Posted by on March 24th, 2009


  • What Is Database Designer?
  • How to Create a Database Diagram
  • Navigating the Diagram
  • How to Quickly Print Diagram
  • Saving and Restoring the Diagram

What Is Database Designer?

dbForge Studio for MySQL incorporates Database Designer — a powerful visual design tool for database development that allows you to build a clear and effective database structure visually and to see the complete picture representing all the tables, foreign key relations between them, views, and stored routines of your database on a database diagram.