The three-year return on investment of the EDB Postgres™ Platform is 168%,
according to a new white paper on the comprehensive business impact of EDB
Postgres based on interviews with EDB customers. The white paper titled The
Economic and Business Advantages of EDB Postgres Database Solutio ...
You may have heard the phrase: Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.
It implies that competitors doing what you already do validate your actions
without explicitly saying so. It also implies that the imitator is actually
delivering what you are. Over the last decade, EnterpriseDB® (EDB ...
Complex licenses, rising maintenance costs, and continuing audit risks have
prompted many Oracle customers to seek alternative database management
systems (DBMSs). The opex-based pricing model with comprehensive
subscriptions offered by EnterpriseDB® (EDB™) has helped organizations
Last week, a blog post by an Uber engineer explained why Uber chose to move
from PostgreSQL to MySQL. This article was widely reported and discussed
within the PostgreSQL community, with many users and developers expressing
the clear sentiment that Uber had indeed touched on some areas where ...
The convergence of new digital business initiatives, the rapid expansion of
mature open source data technologies, the fast-growing list of open source
success stories and ROI, and the maturity of companies that deliver these
open source technologies have brought open source to the forefront
Postgres has been a major beneficiary of the open source movement with
organizations turning to the world’s most advanced open source relational
database as the primary database for new applications, modernization efforts,
and as an alternative to expensive traditional vendors. Gartner has ...
It’s now a much easier and faster process for database administrators at
U.S. Government agencies to replace expensive legacy database management
systems, and meet public policy mandates to adopt more open source software.
The Department of Defense (DoD) has published a Security Technical
Postgres introduced JSON and JSONB in versions 9.3 and 9.4, respectively,
JSON, stored as binary objects with improved compression and more
capabilities. Early releases of JSONB had a limited set of operators, but 9.5 ...
With digital transformation, software has become the most important tool to
attract, keep and grow customer accounts. For a company to stay competitive
in a market, its digital offerings need to stay up-to-date with modern
technology, cool competitive features and growing user expectations. Di ...
Last November I wrote a blog, The Oracle SE2 Tea Party, about Oracle’s
forced “upgrade” of its SE and SE1 customers to Oracle SE2 and the
problems it causes for many Oracle users who have to either pay more for less
performance or shift to new hardware infrastructure to be in compliance ...
Data is ubiquitous due to the explosion of the Internet of Things (IoT) and
mobile devices. According to Forrester, 90% of the world’s data was created
in the last two years, much of which is unstructured and unwieldy. Sensors,
location beacons, GPS, mobile device interaction patterns and r ...
The world is experiencing the greatest information explosion in history: --
90% of the world’s data was created in the last five years, and most of it
is unstructured. The volume, velocity, and variety of data are unprecedented.
-- Gartner says by 2020, 25 billion connected things will b ...
One of the most frequent questions we get here at EnterpriseDB® (EDB™)
from database administrators (DBAs) and developers is, “How does EDB
Postgres™ compare, side-by-side, to Oracle?” To provide answers, EDB has
prepared a new eBook, “A Technical Comparison of EDB Postgres™ Enter ...
Prepared statements are queries where the constants used in the query are
separated from the query text. While this improves security by avoiding SQL
injection attacks, it also allows repeatedly-executed queries to avoid
parsing and planning overhead by executing saved generic plans that repre ...
Enterprises are under pressure to innovate by deploying new web, mobile,
cloud, and Internet of Things (IoT) applications that better engage customers
and harvest greater insight from operational data. Failing to innovate means
falling behind the competition. Cloud platforms like AWS or Google ...