About

Company Information

Founded in 1997, Devart now has 15 years of experience in developing database tools and native data access solutions for different database servers with headquarters situated in Czech Republic and research and development center - in Ukraine.

Devart has more than 40 000 devoted customers. We supply our products to the companies known worldwide as well as to private individuals, government and educational institutions. You can view the list of our select few customers.

The cornerstones of our work philosophy are:

  • improvement - we follow the newest developments in our field and try to add unique features in each new release
  • high-quality user support - we stick to our strict support policy and put great effort to help them solve problems in no time
  • flexible development - our roadmap is written in accordance with our users' requests and wishes

Our Product Lines

Database tools product line includes applications and IDE add-ins for performing database development, management, and administration tasks. It includes professional tools for SQL Server, MySQL, Oracle and PostgreSQL.

ADO.NET Data Providers are connectivity solutions built over ADO.NET architecture and a development framework with a number of innovative technologies. This product line offers a complete solution for developing database-related applications and web sites. With state-of-the-art ORM solutions such as Entity Framework and LinqConnect, dotConnect introduces new approaches for designing applications and boosts productivity of database application development. ADO.NET Data Providers are available for Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQLite, SQL Server, and Salesforce.

Data Access Components are feature-rich and high-performance libraries of components for developing cross-platform client/server applications for such databases as Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, InterBase, Firebird, PostgreSQL, SQLite, Microsoft Access, DB2, DBF, Sybase, and others, in various IDEs.

dbExpress Drivers are a database-independent layer that defines common interface to provide fast native access to Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, InterBase, Firebird, PostgreSQL, and SQLite.

Developer tools for automating routine coding tasks such as code reviewing, code comparison, editing code in Visual Studio, debugging LINQ queries.

Timeline

1997

ODAC 1.0 Release

Oracle Data Access Components, the first member of the Data Access Components product line, was the start of our company history.

2002

dotConnect product line launch

dotConnect for MySQL and dotConnect for Oracle were first to open our famous ADO.NET providers product line.

dbExpress technology support

dbExpress driver for Oracle was our first step to implementing lightweight solutions that provide access to common database servers.

2005

dbForge for MySQL and dbForge for Oracle product lines introduction

Standalone tools for working with databases on Oracle and MySQL servers were introduced together with add-ins for Visual Studio and Delphi.

2007

Entity Framework support introduction

We supported this innovative technology in dotConnect for Oracle.

2009

dbForge for SQL Server introduction

We released tools for schema and data comparison – dbForge Schema Compare for SQL Server and dbForge Data Compare for SQL Server.

2010

General-purpose development tools introduction

With the release of Code Compare we introduced new development direction – tools for working with code.

LinqConnect Release

We introduced a light, fast, and easy to use LINQ to SQL compatible ORM solution, supporting SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, and SQLite, that can be used in .NET Framework, Metro, Silverlight, or Windows Phone applications.

dbForge SQL Complete Release

dbForge SQL Complete is an add-in for Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio and Microsoft Visual Studio with powerful autocompletion and formatting of T-SQL code.

2011

SQL Azure Backup Release

Easy GUI tool allows you to create backup copies of SQL Azure database to a local drive, SQL Server, or Azure Blob Storage for development and archive purposes.

2012

Review Assistant Release

Visual Studio code review plugin helps you to create review requests and respond to them without leaving Visual Studio.

2013

Free on-line tool powered by SQL Complete

Formatting the code on-the-fly and for free is now available with dbForge SQL Complete.

Fusion for SQL Server Release

Powerful Visual Studio plugin allows you to simplify SQL database development and enhance data management capabilities.