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Linking and Comparing SQL Server and PostgreSQL Databases

In this article, we will describe how to link a PostgreSQL Database to SQL Server, compare and deploy the PostgreSQL data against SQL Server with the help of dbForge Studio for SQL Server.

The workaround for the task suggested in this article consists of three major steps: (more…)

How to automatically synchronize data in two SQL Server databases on a schedule

Data in SQL databases often needs to be synchronized in real time – this can be achieved by checking one database for updates and then applying them to another database. In this case, the process of change detection and synchronization should be ran automatically on a schedule and with no need for outside intervention. (more…)

How To Generate and Fill a Doubly Linked List Table

Introduction

In this article, we’ll learn how to fill a doubly linked list table with SQL test data. In such tables, there can be various independent chains unified by unique tags into groups. (more…)

Welcome to the Future of SQL Database Development!

We are thrilled to announce the most notable addition to our dbForge for SQL Server product line in years, dbForge DevOps Automation for SQL Server. (more…)

Devart sponsored SQLSaturday 857 in Kyiv, Ukraine

SQLSaturday is one of the largest free-to-attend IT events in Ukraine, and Devart was its Gold Sponsor this time.

We had a lot of new product to show, gave a lot of interesting talks and had many interesting productive conversations. (more…)

Automatic Schema Comparison Log Delivery via Email

In this article, we will show how to set up automatic email delivery of the log file when a comparison of multiple SQL schemas fails. The task will be completed by means of dbForge Studio for SQL Server. Specifically, we will use its command-line functionality, allowing to perform routine tasks in both, command prompt and PowerShell. In this article, we will focus on the command prompt.

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How to quickly generate documentation for your SQL Server database

In this blog post, we will learn how to quickly create a comprehensive documentation of an SQL Server database using SQL documentation tool from Devart. (more…)

SQL Server 2016 Stretch Database

On June 1, SQL Server 2016 was released. It brought a large number of novelties into normal development, including the long-announced Stretch Database technology that allows migrating data from SQL Server dynamically to Azure. (more…)

Getting Real Currency Exchange Rates with SQL Server Data Generator

This article will demonstrate how to get live currency exchange rates with the help of Python and dbForge Data Generator for SQL Server.

Currency exchange rate is the reference information used in the translation of monetary values from one currency to another. The exchange rate expresses the value of one currency in terms of another. (more…)

SQL Server Execution Plans

One of the best methods to analyze the query performance is to explore the query execution plan. A query plan or query execution plan is an ordered set of steps utilized to access data in a SQL relational database management system. In this article, we will discuss the basics of the Query Execution Plan feature available in SQL Server. (more…)