The client wanted to retire an old nancial systembecause it was used only once a month at most andwas very expensive to maintain.However, the system could not be ully shut downbecause access to the nancial data had to bemaintained or seven years. As well, invoices neededto be accessed by users or historical and auditingpurposes.In order to keep the current system running, veservers needed to be maintained which includedweekly scheduled backups, annuallicensing costs, and staf’s time.Key Challenges:1. There was no source code provided.2. The data was inconsistent3. Validation and testing o 61,781 invoices and144,511 attachments was required.
Data Migration from Oracle to MS Access
The client is a publically tradedmultinational shipping company thatollows a seven-year storage rule orrecords that contain nancial data.Migrating applications rom Oracle toMicrosot is part o the client’s plan toreduce costs.