Oracle® Cost Containment

Challenging economic times call for prudent, effective cost management. IT budgets are shrinking at a time when information demands are rapidly expanding. EnterpriseDB's Postgres Plus® Advanced Server runs most applications written for Oracle, at a small fraction of the cost Oracle charges for database licenses and annual maintenance. EnterpriseDB offers Oracle cost containment solutions that fit a range of deployment configurations, all of which plug into your current infrastructure and leverage your existing DBA and application development skills.

IT managers are faced with a daunting dilemma. At a time when information demands are exploding, budgets are under intense scrutiny. EnterpriseDB's Postgres Plus products deliver advanced Oracle compatibility, allowing you to run most applications written for Oracle as a small fraction of Oracle's cost. EnterpriseDB offers Oracle cost containment solutions that fit a wide range of business and technology needs. Postgres Plus solutions plug seamlessly into your current infrastructure and leverage all of your existing DBA and application development skills.

The graph below illustrates the economic advantages of Postgres Plus Advanced Server compared to Oracle. Based on currently published list prices, the TCO of a 16-CPU (four servers, four CPUs/server) Oracle configuration is $1,261,600 over a three year term. The TCO of a comparably configured Postgres Plus deployment is $215,760, a TCO savings of $1,045,840, or 83%.

Want to see how much you can save?  Try our TCO Calculator and plug in your own configurations.

Sony Saves Money and Time with Postgres Plus

"Eighty percent of our applications don't have to be rewritten to work on EnterpriseDB."

David Manifold
Director Database Services
Sony Online Entertainment