23-May-08 MyDeveloper Studio v.3.0 Beta Available!

Core Lab announces the beta version of MyDeveloper Studio. Version 3.0 introduces a number of essential features which boost database development productivity.

Starting from version 3.0 MyDeveloper Studio will be divided into three Editions: Express (free of charge), Standard, and Professional.

  • Express Edition provides basic functionality for working with schema objects, user accounts, and SQL scripts. Express Edition is free!
  • Standard Edition includes all must-have tools for database development, like Debugger, Query Builder, code templates, object search, various export and maintenance wizards, etc.
  • Professional Edition combines standard functionality with extended features required for professional database developers. Professional Edition includes database project development, schema and data comparison tools, SQL code formatting and syntax check.

Enhanced Database Project

Project building to an SQL script is available with support of different build options and build configurations. Project build includes SQL syntax check, reference check, scripts processing with applying database options, and generating the result script or several scripts based on the selected order. It results in a validated and ready to deploy script or a collection of scripts.

Project configurations allow you to create several profiles with different options and build order for deploying your project into different MySQL servers. Project refactoring amplifies renaming of a project object with automatic update of all the objects that reference it. All the changes can be previewed and disabled. Code completion list contains all project objects.

Schema comparison

Schema comparison tool allows you to compare and synchronize quickly either two schemas or a schema and a project. Based on your needs, a target schema can be synchronized with a source one completely or partially.

Data comparison

Data comparison tool allows complete or partial comparing of data between different schemas. Data differences are conveniently displayed. Comparing of views is also allowed.

SQL Formatting

Highly customizable code formatting allows you to set up various options for different statement kinds. SQL code can be automatically formatted while typing and reformatted with the shortcut. SQL Formatter wizard provides batch formatting.

SQL syntax check

You can check your code and quickly locate errors without using MySQL server. Syntax check of the entire database project is also available.

Brand new Query Builder

Query Builder has been completely re-designed and renovated to meet your needs. SQL syntax support is significantly enhanced. Intuitive UI provides visual creation of complex select statements without a single code line, convenient management of query properties, simple drag'n'drop addition of tables, and quick navigating. Powerful expression editor enables simple and accurate creation of complex conditions.

Extended Data Export

The number of supported formats for export is increased. It includes CVS, DBF, HTML, MS Access, MS Excel, ODBC, PDF, RTF, Text and XML. Using well-designed Data Export wizard, you can set additional parameters for each output format.

Context-sensitive help

MyDeveloper Studio provides "on the fly" support during your work. You can press F1 to quickly retrieve reference information about MySQL statements, keywords, data types and built-in functions from SQL editor.

Support of new table features and storage engines

Now visual table editor allows you to create partitioned tables. Moreover you can create MERGE and Falcon tables.

Summary Window

Summary window is added for quick access to database object properties when browsing schema with Database Explorer. Window displays information about currently selected database object or a collection of objects.

You can download MyDeveloper Studio version 3.00 Beta from its download page.

To tell us what you think about the new release, visit the MyDeveloper Studio Feedback Page. We are looking forward to your comments and suggestions.