Planning your Migration to ASE 15: Tips & Tricks
The sun is setting on Sybase Adaptive Server® Enterprise (ASE) 12.5.
At the end of 2009, if you call Sybase technical support on an ASE 12.5.x issue, they’re going to laugh at you. Well, not really. But you’ll certainly get a lecture about keeping your software up to date.
Regardless, there are enough great reasons to go to ASE 15 sooner rather than later (rewritten optimizer, semantic partitioning, plenty more information in other articles).
Here, we’re going to talk about how to get there from 12.5.x as the sun set on prior releases some time ago.