Visual Expert is a must-have solution for the maintenance of your Oracle code.
Using Visual Expert, developers easily discover and start working on any existing applications.
Understand the code - Identify the modification - Validate the effect of the change - Generate CRUD Matrix - Documentation - and more!
CRUD Matrix show which processes/programs access your data.
For instance, which PL/SQL procedures Create/Read/Update/Delete Tables.
Display callers and callees for procedures, tables, triggers...Navigate through your code.
Understand complex chains of calls. Explore all possible execution paths.
Drill down in the code, click on referenced methods or variables to see their definitions.
Call trees help evaluate the effects of modifications to your code.
Identify the potential consequences of a change ("If I change this, what will be the effect?").
You can also estimate what should be modified to accomplish a change.
Don't want to break your application after a change. For
Find out where a given column or variable is used?
If you add a parameter to a function, what else is affected?
Generate documentation from the source code and create reference manuals in HTML.
Run a scheduled job. Automatically generate the documents on a regular basis.
Keep your documentation always up-to-date. Share knowledge with teammates.
Try a new approach for code comparison:
Visual Expert offers two levels of versions to suit all types and sizes of projects.
Visual Expert provides a set of innovative features, that complement your preferred development tool.
Basically, your create the application with your development tool, then Visual Expert analyzes your code to help maintain and optimize it.
Using VE's features allows a much quicker turnaround, reduces expenses and frees up resources for more productive work.
(The) More you work with Visual Expert - more you understand how convenient it is. (...) I cannot remember so powerful a tool that allows a user to become familiar with a new application in literally a few hours