• Configuring for Reverse Initial Loads

    From time to time we are approached with the question of how to do initial loads of data in two directions with SymmetricDS, not just one direction. This feature is available in SymmetricDS and isn't hard to configure. An understanding of how initial loads work in general, combined with a few settings, is all that is needed. This article will walk you through a tutorial on initial loads in general and will then discuss the configuration needed to do a 'reverse' initial load.

  • Easier Data Transformation with SymmetricDS 2.0

    SymmetricDS has always provided hooks for data transformation, but in 2.x we have made it far easier to add custom data transformations with just a bit of XML configuration and simple transformation scripts.

  • JumpMind : The Pi in the Sky

    We were talking about Pi Day here at the JumpMind office which led us to reflect a bit on our roots. From the beginning, the SymmetricDS default port number has been 31415. Reflecting on that, we realized that most people might not know the history of JumpMind and SymmetricDS.

  • JumpMind presents on ORPOS Centralization

    The demands of Abercrombie & Fitch’s international expansion goals required new store systems and infrastructure. After selecting Oracle Retail Point-of-Sale (POS) as their new POS platform, A&F sought to eliminate the requirement for a store server in order to reduce per store hardware requirements, centralize infrastructure management and further harden offline capabilities. Abercrombie will be sharing the challenges and solutions for the migration from a store centered client/server architecture to a centralized model that supports a multi-brand, global retail chain.


    Follow along in the presentation on Oracle POS Centralization for more details.

  • NRF 2016

    NRF 2016 - Retail's BIG Show
    January 17-20, 2015 | New York, NY

    Retail's BIG show is the National Retail Federation's flagship industry event held annually in New York City. JumpMind will be at NRF talking to current and future customers about how well our products and solutions work for our retail customers.

  • Real-time Retail: SymmetricDS at NRF 2014

    Join JumpMind at NRF and discover real-time data integration for retail with SymmetricDS. So much data is available in retail that can be made into actionable information. Retailers have access to pricing performance, loyalty activity, and shopping behavior of their customers. Using real time data integration gives retailers immediate feedback to make better decisions and offer new kinds of competitive services to shoppers.

  • Retail's Big Show 2013

    Meet us at the National Retail Federation's Retail's BIG Show conference in New York City on January 13-16, 2013. The NRF is the voice of retail worldwide and the annual conference is attended by more than 25,000 top retailers. The four day event offers education, networking, presentations, and exhibits.

  • Synchronizing uniCenta oPOS

    SymmetricDS is flexible enough to be used in a variety of situations, one of which being retail. UniCenta is an open-sourced POS system that is used all across the globe. Synchronization of uniCenta oPOS and SymmetricDS is not only fully supported, but it is also quite simple.