Migration Resource Center for Microsoft ISVs

Updated March 7, 2008

Microsoft ISVs with their .NET based applications and running on SQL Server can reduce the time and cost to migrate their apps on rich Oracle database stacks to exploit enterprise functionality with comprehensive and rich set of products and solutions offering from Oracle. These solutions will enable .NET based apps to enterprise class using Real Application Cluster technology for higher availability and reliability.

Oracle offers a range of migration services to its partners to help you optimize your usage of Oracle technology. These services include best practices, tools, and documents.

We use tools, resources, and proven best practices listed below to help reduce your effort, cost, and risk during the migration process - helping you to get your solution to market more quickly and easily.


What's New
 ISV Migration Center of Excellence
 Internet Seminar: Why Microsoft ISVs are Migrating to Oracle Database (10 min.)
 Customer story: Adaptik Migrates Insurance Application to Oracle Database (2 min.)
 Customer story: Datalab Migrates to Oracle Database to Support Midsize Customers (2 min.)

ISV Resources
 Database Migration Path
 Third-Party Migration Providers
 Technical Resources for ISVs
 .NET Developer Center
Oracle Developer Tools for .Net (ODT) and Oracle Data Provider for .Net (ODP) can be leveraged to migrate Visual Studio .NET and .NET Web Services based Enterprise applications to Oracle rich stack of database technologies.
 Oracle Migration Technology Center
Microsoft ISVs would find useful resources to find out about the tools, services, and partners that are available to help with the migration of SQL Server databases and applications to the Oracle platform.
 Oracle SQL Developer
Oracle SQL Developer is a free graphical tool for database development. With SQL Developer, you can browse database objects, run SQL statements and SQL scripts, and edit and debug PL/SQL statements. You can also run any number of provided reports, as well as create and save your own. SQL Developer enhances productivity and simplifies your database development tasks. SQL Developer can connect to any Oracle Database version 9.2.0.1 and later and runs on Windows, Linux and Mac OSX.

Benefits
 Rapid Enablement on Industry Leading Technologies
At all times it is proven and accepted that Oracle technology infrastructure is robust which offers enterprise class applications to run faster in a reliable, secure, highly available and manageable environment
 Rapid Enablement with SAAS
The Oracle SaaS Platform technologies enable ISVs adopting the SaaS delivery model with a comprehensive set of technology products to build, deploy and manage on-demand services
 Scale to Enterprise
Oracle is world's largest Enterprise software vendor that would enable your business to enterprise easily with its presence worldwide and with host of Partners globally
 Accelerate Time to Market

Subscribed partners subsequently would become members of our Comprehensive Oracle Partner Network providing access to rich resources during all stages of migration and business.

Subscribers get comprehensive support and benefits in the area of technology, sales, marketing, and business development to enable and transform their business and impact revenue.