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Detailed Review of Two Best Visual Studio Plugins for Oracle Database

The article deals with the Visual Studio add-ins for Oracle database development and management and provides an extensive comparison of two contenting add-ins for the aforesaid purpose, dbForge Fusion for Oracle and Oracle Tools for Visual Studio.

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DBeaver vs HeidiSQL vs dbForge Studio: Comparing Open-Source and Paid SQL Server Tools

If a company has to choose between a free database tool and a paid one, and both of them deliver the same features and performance, it is natural that the paid one doesn’t stand a chance. But what if the free tool doesn’t contain all the necessary functionality for the workflow? What if it has limitations that prevent the employees from becoming more productive? And if it turns out that their work requires either 7 separate, perhaps even hardly compatible free tools, wouldn’t it be more effective to pay for just one tool that would have it all in place?

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How to Rollback Committed Transactions on MS SQL Server

The MS SQL Server database management system suggests that all changes are carried out via transactions. Transactions are created to ensure the ACID requirements:

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How to Download and Install dbForge DevOps Automation PowerShell for SQL Server

dbForge DevOps Automation helps automate SQL Server database development, testing, and deployment. It was designed to minimize deployment risks and speed up the release cycle, making the overall workflow safe and consistent.

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How to Set Up Version Control of Your SQL Server Database from Scratch

Version-controlling SQL Server databases in GitHub has never been easier with Devart solutions. You can commit and revert changes, view and resolve conflicts, track changes and link static data with convenience. And such tools as dbForge Source Control will help you easily and effectively manage your GitHub repository.

But now let’s go back and see where it all begins. Let’s see how to create a new repo on GitHub and then clone it to your local computer.

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dbForge Studio for SQL Server Has Been Awarded G2 High Performer Spring 2021

dbForge Studio for SQL Server is an all-encompassing IDE, designed for efficient development, management, and administration of SQL Server databases. It comprises a set of tools that accelerate and automate a number of related tasks, including data and schema comparison, analysis, and reporting. Today we add another valuable entry to the list of its achievements – the G2 High Performer Spring 2021 award.

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Meet dbForge Fusion for Oracle, v3.10 with Fresh Connectivity Options

We are delighted to share the great news with our Oracle users – a new version of our Visual Studio plugin for Oracle database management, dbForge Fusion for Oracle, v3.10, has been just released!

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New Connectivity Options in dbForge Fusion for MySQL, v6.6

We are glad to inform our MySQL users, that a new version of our Visual Studio plugin for MySQL database development, dbForge Fusion for MySQL, v.6.6, has been just rolled out.

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Automated Database Deployment and Releases with Jenkins and dbForge

Introduction to the CI process

The modern software development process is impossible without constant improvement. There will be multiple builds for each change, and it is only an accomplished build tested in its entirety that can be pushed to production.

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How to Install 15 dbForge SQL Tools in 15 Minutes Using Chocolatey

Getting prepared for work need not take long, no matter whether you deal with physical or digital tools. Undoubtedly, there are better things to spend time on than make your way through a dozen wizards, however simple and convenient they might be. And if you are a SQL database developer or administrator, we can give you a quick example and equip you with a set of 15 top-notch tools in next to no time with even less effort.

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