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Schedule - PGConf.EU 2014

Migration to PostgreSQL

Date: 2014-10-21
Time: 09:00–12:30
Room: Medici III
Level: Intermediate

In this hands-on workshop, we will give valuable tips for a successful migration from databases such as Oracle, MSSQL, MySQL or Informix to PostgreSQL. Topics covered include:

  • General:
    • Migration pros/cons
    • Preparation and general considerations
    • Methodology
  • Data types, Object types, Syntax, Functions and procedures, Client libraries, Tools
    • Oracle to PostgreSQL
    • Informix to PostgreSQL
    • MySQL to PostgreSQL
    • MSSQL to PostgreSQL


Joe Conway
Michael Meskes