Who we are
The Break Free Alliance is a source of information and support for organisations wishing to transition away from an Oracle database environment – or ‘break free’ from Oracle.
The resources available on this platform are brought to you by Palisade Compliance and WARDY IT Solutions and cover all aspects of making the move – including legal, financial and technical.
How we can Help
Most Oracle customers simply do not know what is in their contracts, how to extract the most value from them, and how to identify the hidden risks. Many organisations do not even have copies of all their Oracle contracts. Palisade Compliance has developed a contract assessment methodology that uncovers these risks and opportunities, sheds light on your Oracle entitlement, and offers guidance on how you should proceed with Oracle
WARDY IT Solutions have developed a proven methodology for migrating from Oracle to Microsoft SQL Server. This methodology begins with the Migration Assessment. WARDY IT Solutions works with you and your IT team to obtain a comprehensive understanding of your Oracle environment. Based on your requirements, we develop a future state for your data platform on Microsoft SQL Server outlining any risks, the migration strategy and time to completion.
Oracle licencing is complex and expensive. With the expertise of Palisade and WARDY IT Solutions we can assist you to understand the true savings that can be realised by migrating to Microsoft SQL Server and how quickly you can see a return on investment. We also help you understand the holistic benefits of migrating to SQL Server and how a modern data platform can assist you realise further savings and business agility.
Why we're different
Many organisations offer support in one aspect of the decision to move, some legal, some financial, some technical
The Break Free alliance was formed to cover all bases. The combination of our expertise allows us to provide your team with relevant contractual advice, licensing advice and technical advice – confidentially.
We help you work out if a migration (complete or partial) is right for you, advise on how to handle your relationship with Oracle, licensing, how to save, migration planning, the migration itself and post migrations support.
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