Migrating an Oracle database to Postgres is never an automated operation. And it rarely (never?) involve just the database. Experience brought us to develop an agile methodology for the migration process, involving schema migration, data import, migration of procedures and queries up to the generation of unit tests for QA.
Pitfalls, technologies and main migration opportunities will be outlined, focusing on the reduction of total costs of ownership and management of a database solution in the middle-long term (without reducing quality and business continuity requirements).