SSMA 7.1 Adds Support for migrating to SQL Server vNext CTP1

SQL vNext CTP1 on Windows and Linux is now a supported target platform for migration. This feature is in technical preview and will allow schema and data movement to the target SQL server. Review the announcement here.

SSMA 7.0 Adds Support for Migrating to SQL Server 2016

Microsoft has released SQL Server Migration Assistant (SSMA) 7.0 which now supports migrating to SQL Server 2016 and has expanded support for Azure SQL Database. All platforms: Support for SQL Server 2016 Extended support for Azure SQL Database Support for running SSMA on Windows 10 Fixed “save project” and “open project” commands for SSMA Console Fixed “securepassword” command…


Preview release of SQL Server Migration Assistant (SSMA) for SQL Server 2016 RC0

Microsoft has released a preview release of SQL Server Migration Assistant (SSMA) that supports migrating databases from Oracle, Sybase ASE, DB2, MySQL and Access to SQL Server 2016 Release Candidate 0. In this release, the following features have been added: SSMA 6.1 Preview, all platforms: Support for SQL Server 2016 Release Candidate 0 Support for running…


Microsoft SQL Server Migration Assistant (SSMA) v6.0.1 is now available

Microsoft has released an update to SSMA 6.0 for Oracle, DB2, Sybase ASE, MySQL and Access. SSMA simplifies the database migration process by automating all aspects of migration including migration assessment analysis, schema conversion, SQL statement conversion and data migration. SSMA also includes migration testing to reduce the cost and risk of database migrations. Version 6.01 of SSMA includes the…