Migrate Informix to Oracle

Ispirer Is Oracle Partner for Database Migration

When you intend to migrate Informix to Oracle you should definitely learn about our SQLWays migration tool that can automatically convert data, stored procedures, functions, triggers, database schema (DDL), and other database objects.

Informix to Oracle Migration Overview

The tool migrates the following database objects and properties from Informix to Oracle:

  • Tables and Data
    • Converts columns definitions - data types, default values, NOT NULL constraints
    • Supports serial columns (sequence and trigger are generated in Oracle)
    • Converts integrity constraints - primary and foreign keys, unique and check constraints
    • Resolves reserved words and identifiers conflicts
    • Transfers data
  • Indexes and Views
  • Stored Procedures, Functions and Triggers

Besides Informix server-side business logic, SQLWays also converts SQL queries in front-end applications and scripts to conform with Oracle SQL syntax.

SQLWays is capable of converting Informix 4GL to Java and .NET

Ispirer Systems strives to render world-class database migration services. We tailor our migration tool SQLWays in such a way that a customized version can fully satisfy a client's business needs. We steamroll through the industry with our best-in-class conversion tool SQLWays and are glad to share with you a recorded demo showing an example of Informix to Oracle migration:

In the demo you will see how database migration tool SQLWays converts triggers, stored procedures, function, synonyms, views and tables.

SQLWays Tool Features for Informix to Oracle Migration

  • Quick and Useful Conversion of SQL Scripts - You can easily start converting existing Informix SQL scripts - DDL statements, database SQL dump, SQL queries etc.
  • Conversion with Database Connection - SQLWays can connect to Informix, extract and convert the entire database or just specified objects and schemas to Oracle
  • Informix Dynamic Server, Informix SE Support
  • Generates SQL scripts in Oracle syntax
  • Generates SQL*Loader control files and commands for importing data into Oracle (LOBs are supported)
  • Command Line Support can help you automate the migration process
  • Migration Validation - The tool can compare the number of tables, the number of rows, and perform data validation for all or selected columns (based on primary keys or specified order clause)

Why Use SQLWays for Migrating Informix to Oracle

SQLWays and our support ensure low cost and nearly 100% automation of the entire Informix to Oracle migration.

  • ~100% Automation of All 3 Stages - Consistent and Integrated
    • Stage 1: Database schema/DDL, server-side business logic (stored procedures, triggers etc)
    • Stage 2: Data transfer and validation
    • Stage 3: Front-end application code and SQL queries/scripts
  • Fast Customization - Free fixes within 1-2 business days
  • Pre-Sale Engagement - We demonstrate full conversion during the evaluation before you make a decision. Engagement Process
  • Low Cost - We offer flexible pricing
  • Optimized Conversion - Intelligent and maintainable code, no any Ispirer's middleware used after conversion

Read more about SQLWays Key Benefits.

To order a demo of SQLWays migration software please go to Download. To find out about our pricing policy go to Purchase. You can also reach us via Contacts page.

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Informix to Oracle Database Migration Tools

Informix to Oracle Data Migration Tool

This version of our migration tool is capable of converting tables and data (converts columns definitions, integrity constraints, comments; resolves reserved words and identifiers conflicts; transfers different data types), indexes and sequences. Learn more...

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Informix to Oracle SQL Migration Tool

This version of our migration tool converts SQL stored procedures, packages, functions and triggers with or without database connection. It is also capable of SQL scripts conversion. Learn more...

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Informix to Oracle Database Migration Tool

This version of our migration tool converts tables and data, as well as all the other database objects (SQL stored procedures, packages, functions and triggers) with or without database connection. It is also capable of converting SQL scripts. Learn more...

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Oracle Databases

Oracle 12с, 11g, 10g, 9i, 8i, 8.0.x and 7.x

Oracle Exadata v2 and v1

Informix Databases

Informix Dynamic Server (IDS) 12.10, 11.70, 11.50, 10, 9.x, 7.x and earlier

Informix Standard Engine (SE) 7.x, 5.x, 4.x and earlier

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