Database Deployments: State or Database Migration?

state vs. migration
Most state-based versus migration-based content floating around the internet is based on a paradigm that references old technology and old processes. Imagine reading a story about approaches to trans-continental travel in the 1930s. There were not many airplanes that were […]

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Doing DevOps in 2019

Doing DevOps
I recently had the pleasure of presenting a webinar with Dr. Nicole Forsgren. For the uninitiated, Dr. Forsgren is a leading IT impacts expert best known for her work with tech professionals and as the lead investigator on the largest […]

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How to Choose Database Release Automation Tools

Why are Database Release Automation Tools Important? Database automation tools are no longer optional. With the widespread adoption of DevOps and Agile practices, tools for database automation are now an essential piece for software teams. Our 2019 State of Database […]

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Database Design Best Practices

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Behind every good application is good database design. At its simplest, a database holds data. The devil is in the details of how the data is written, stored, and retrieved. With microservices, containers, and cloud considerations, the basics are still […]

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Now Every Team Can Include Databases in the CI/CD Pipeline

Most organizations are well versed in the benefits of tracking code with version control. Because of the complex nature of databases and the culture we’ve built around database changes and environments, many organizations haven’t added version control to their databases. […]

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Catch Us at DevOps World | Jenkins World 2019

DevOps World Jenkins World 2019
We’re looking forward to talking to DevOps and Jenkins enthusiasts in San Francisco at DevOps World | Jenkins World!   Must-See Sessions There are over 150 breakout sessions and 16 workshops this year, and our very own Dan Zentgraf will […]

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Database Change for Cloud-Native Applications

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Most new applications are now born in the cloud and the cloud has changed data management forever. It’s easy to spin up new environments with the click of a button, allowing teams to move faster than ever before. The catch […]

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7 Tips for Migrating from Oracle to PostgreSQL

migrating
More companies are making the move from Oracle to PostgreSQL for three main reasons: the ever-increasing cost, the licensing complexity, and the increase in audit risk. Since Postgres is open source, moving from Oracle to Postgres offers companies a low […]

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