Demo Clips

The following clips demonstrate some of Colombo's capabilities:

Few Ways to Start a Comparison

A basic overview that shows how you can do a data comparison with Colombo. Be it a bunch of database tables, flat file or a SQL Query - this little clip can get you started
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Simple CSV Comparison

Comparing two different text files is as easy as drag and drop (well... and specifying a unique key)
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Comparing SQL Query Results

Point to a database on one side, and give a SELECT statement. Do the same on the other side, and compare. Clearly see the differences between what the two different queries return
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Comparing Hierarchhical SQL Query Results

Queries can also be fully hierarchical: this clip shows how to compare multiple tables in parent-child relationship on different data sources, including drilling-down through records to see specific differences in children, and generating fully hiearchical migration scripts, taking into account database referencial integrity constraints:
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Comparison Results Features

Once you’ve got your comparison done, there are plenty of things you can do with the results. This short clip demonstrates some of them
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Comparing Excel files

A short clip showing how easy it is to compare Excel files. Drag, drop, specify a key, and you're all set:
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Comparing XML files

XML files can be hierarchical, but comparing them and browsing results is still as simple as drag and drop, as this short clip demonstrates:
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Comparing Via ODBC

ODBC is still a popular standard out there. We thought we'll show a quick clip how you can use it as gatway to acees various different data sources in ordet to compare them...
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Paste and Compare

One of the simplest ways to compare is to... simply paste the data in! No need to define a query. If you got the data ready in a tabular format (Text file, MS Word Table, HTML table, query results from your SQL Editor, etc...) Comparing is as simple as Copy and Paste
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SQL DML Statements

This one’s WAY cool! If you have a SQL statement – an INSERT, UPDATE or DELETE – Colombo can be used to tell you how it will change the data before you execute it! And it can provide the undo script!
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