Maybe it is because your current database platform does not support the functionality you need for a big data project, or maybe you require features that are in a more recent database version. Whatever the reason, migrating a database is often a very valuable and necessary task that allows your business to both keep up with changing technology as well as lower the overall costs of running old systems.

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There are a few ways you could receive constraint errors during replication. Below are some of the most common cases and solutions to avoid them.

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SymmetricDS has been designed around the user upon numerous feature requests from our clients and the open source community. As a result there are a lot of different factors that play a role in how to use it within your project. At a higher level though here are some of the best practices we find should be considered for nearly all implementations.

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In the SymmetricDS 3.9 release, many user interface changes have been made to improve usability and display more information. One area of focus for these improvements are within the Incoming and Outgoing Batch screens. These changes provide a cleaner and more uniform representation of the data displayed on both screens.

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SymmetricDS has the ability to sync between databases and between files. With the 3.9 release, SymmetricDS will link the two which will enable you to route data from a CSV file into a database table. This will make it significantly easier to directly sync your data. In this article, I will walk through the steps to replicate CSV data to a table.

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There are some common mistakes when implementing a data replication solution that should be avoided. As I've helped companies use SymmetricDS effectively for database replication as part of their data integration strategy, I've seen the same mistakes and misunderstandings. In this article, I'll explain some of these pitfalls and give you some tips on what to do instead.

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Metl includes a prepackaged component library for everyday use but some users may require unique functionality. This can easily be achieved with custom components. In this article I will walk through the steps required to create your own custom Metl component

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