Customer Success Stories

Clear Capital: Shrinking Oracle Costs with EDB Postgres is ‘Priceless’

Clear Capital leads the nation in providing residential and commercial real estate valuations, data and analytics, quality assurance services and technology solutions. The company, based in Reno, Nev., supports mortgage lenders and services providers, investors, government-sponsored enterprises and ratings agencies with collateral risk assessments. 

The company at its foundation is data driven. It manages information on about 122 million properties and information on 15 million appraisals. The company’s data represents more than 90% of the total properties in the US. In all, there are 15 billion valuations in the company’s database. 

One of Clear Capital’s primary products is the Home Data Index...

PinkRoccade Migrates Government Cloud to Postgres Plus

Municipal budgets have been under pressure. They must do more with less money so IT managers are looking for alternative database solutions to control their IT costs. PinkRoccade Local Government helps communities develop all cloud-based applications based on Postgres Plus Advanced Server from EnterpriseDB (EDB).

Local governments rely on a range of different applications to manage data, from property information to utilities to law enforcement. But all of the applications must be able to share data and they must be cost effective. Compounding the challenge facing municipalities is expanding data loads, which are growing by 10% per year. This is driving up costs, both for data management and storage. 


ABN AMRO Clearing: Financial Systems on Postgres Plus

ABN AMRO Clearing is a recognized global leader in derivatives and equity clearing and one of the few companies that can offer global market access and clearing services on more than 85 of the world’s financial exchanges. The company operates from 12 locations worldwide and supports more than 16 million trades per day.

Reducing operating costs while ensuring functionality, security and availability are key challenges for organizations today and ABN AMRO Clearing is no exception. To reduce costs, the company instituted a global policy to use open source solutions wherever it’s feasible. The freedom from vendor lock-in that comes from using open source was attractive too. The company builds many of its...

People’s Postcode Lottery addresses IT challenges with Postgres

People’s Postcode Lottery, an external lottery manager raising funds for charities, solves its expansion constraints by replacing Oracle with Postgres Plus Advanced Server to support greater scalability across multiple regions. 

Supporting charities and good causes one ticket at a time

People's Postcode Lottery manages multiple society lotteries promoted by different charities supporting a range of good causes including British Red Cross, Dogs Trust, Maggie’s, Missing People, Royal Zoological Society of Scotland and WWF-UK. To date, players of People’s Postcode Lottery have raised more than £49.3million (US $62 million) for charity.

The Challenge...

EnterpriseDB’s Postgres Plus Cloud Database Strikes a Chord with WholeWorldBand

The Company

WholeWorldBand aims to transform the music business with its collaborative online music and video platform for musicians. Based in Dublin, Ireland, the venture-backed company is the brainchild of musician and music video director Kevin Godley. Godley is best known for his role in the 1970s with the English art rock band 10cc and his 1986 Grammy Award nomination for his work on the concert video, The Police: Synchronicity Concert.

The Business

WholeWorldBand’s cloud-based platform and mobile app enables musicians to post content – music and videos – and open it to members who pay to collaborate by providing new audio or video components or remixing...