Wix Inbox Journey: 3 Approaches for Zero Downtime Database Migration

Before we begin: I’d like to first point out that it doesn’t really matter what the source and the destination databases are in the context of this article as the principles are quite general. There are many reasons for migrating a database; this article won’t cover them. In this blog post we’ll approach the issue at hand from the standpoint of a use case we had at Wix Inbox.

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