News from EDB, including company and PostgreSQL announcements and events
Announcing the Beta Launch of Extreme High Availability on EDB BigAnimal, Powered by EDB Postgres DistributedEDB Team—6/29/2022
Extreme High Availability clusters are powered by EDB Postgres Distributed, a logical replication tool that delivers more advanced cluster management compared to a physical replication based system.
EDB Partners With DBeaver to Provide an Expanded Interface for all EDB UsersEDB Team—6/27/2022
EDB is excited to announce our partnership with DBeaver to help provide our customers with options to enable these and other valuable capabilities.
Webinar Recap: Ask the Expert—Extreme High Availability with PostgreSQLEDB Team—6/23/2022
Excessive downtime diminishes your users’ and customers’ trust in your brand. It leaves them feeling underserved and overstressed. Not only does downtime make it harder to attract new customers, but—more severely—it drives existing customers away.
EDB and SIB Visions Partner to Streamline Migration from Oracle Forms and APEXEDB Team—6/21/2022
Recently, we collaborated with SIB Visions, an enterprise based in Vienna, Austria, whose low-code development platform VisionX supports both Postgres and Oracle, as well as all other major databases.
Webinar Recap: Oracle Migration Made EasyEDB Team—6/16/2022
Despite its reputation as one of the top commercial databases on the market, Enterprises are migrating off of Oracle in favor of open source. In fact, open source licenses now outpace legacy proprietary database licenses, and understandably so.
Event Recap: Postgres Vision 2022 Highlights Owning Your Data and Future with PostgresEDB Team—6/15/2022
Over the last two days, EDB was thrilled to host thousands of attendees at Postgres Vision 2022. While we were all virtual for another year, the excitement and passion for Postgres and its future was palpable among both presenters and participants.
Welcome EDB's 2022 Summer Interns!EDB Team—6/13/2022
EDB is excited to welcome eleven interns to various teams across the organization this summer! These interns will be supporting teams in marketing, sales and product development.
EDB Contributions to Postgres 15EDB Team—6/7/2022
The first public beta for Postgres was released on May 19, 2022 by the PostgreSQL Global Development Group. The beta signifies that no new features will be added to Postgres 15.
New ORDER BY and LIMIT OFFSET Pushdown Features Increase Agility in mysql_fdwSuraj Kharage—6/1/2022
More exciting news for mysql_fdw users! Previously we have talked about Join pushdown and Aggregate pushdown features in mysql_fdw. A recent mysql_fdw release, 2.8.0, now includes more pushdown features: ORDER BY and LIMIT OFFSET pushdown.
EDB and Partner OptimaData Discuss Postgres, Kubernetes and the Power of Cloud NativeEDB Team—6/1/2022
We had the opportunity to sit down with Martijn Wallet, Co-Owner and CTO of OptimaData—a full-service, multi-platform data(base) service provider and our Dutch EDB Partner at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe 2022.
KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe 2022 Showcases the Power of Kubernetes and the Evolving Potential of PostgresEDB Team—5/26/2022
EDB was proud to participate in KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe 2022! As the flagship gathering of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), this conference highlights technologists and innovators leading the open source and cloud native movements.
9 Reasons to Not Miss Postgres Vision 2022EDB Team—5/25/2022
From June 14th to June 15th, EDB’s annual Postgres Vision conference will bring together Postgres luminaries and experts to host a wide variety of virtual sessions discussing the latest innovations surrounding Postgres database.
Webinar Recap: Why Postgres is Becoming the Standard in Financial ServicesEDB Team—5/23/2022
EDB recently hosted a webinar entitled “Why Postgres is Becoming the Standard in Financial Services.” We wanted to explore the reasons for this trend, why they matter to you and what you can do to take advantage of this sea change.
Least Privileged User Vulnerability Identified in Postgres with CVE-2022-1552Dan Garcia—5/18/2022
Included in the latest update release from the PostgreSQL Global Development group is a critical fix for a newly disclosed security vulnerability CVE-2022-1552.
Introducing CloudNativePG: A New Open Source Kubernetes Operator for PostgresGabriele Bartolini—5/10/2022
If your organization requires professional assistance on Postgres in Kubernetes with CloudNativePG, you can take advantage of EDB’s leading expertise. Gabriele will be speaking about Kubernetes in Postgres at the Data on Kubernetes Day before KubeCon Europe 2022.
Release Radar: BigAnimal Generally Available on AWSEDB Team—5/5/2022
BigAnimal is EDB’s fully managed Postgres database in the cloud and includes built-in Oracle compatibility and EDB’s Postgres expertise. BigAnimal on AWS comes with all of the key capabilities you need for your enterprise applications.
Use of the Master Password in pgAdmin 4Akshay Joshi—4/22/2022
pgAdmin 4 introduced the Master Password in order to secure and later unlock saved server passwords. Any password that is saved in the SQLite DB file - used for storing user preferences and other data - through the save password or save SSH tunnel password option will be encrypted and decrypted using the master password.
Steady Storage StampedeShaun Thomas —4/21/2022
High Availability is more than just choosing the right architecture, replication tools, and failover systems. Storage can play a surprisingly important role in server responsiveness, as can somewhat obscure operating system tuning parameters. This week in PG Phriday, we’re going to examine just how important storage behavior can be to Postgres High Availability.
Choose Your Own Adventure: Test Drive BigAnimal in AWSChristina Wong—4/6/2022
Now, with this latest release, you can choose your own adventure, and test drive BigAnimal on AWS or Azure. With a single user interface, you can connect your Azure applications to BigAnimal one day, and your AWS application the next.
Release Radar: Leverage Azure Monitor Workbooks for Your BigAnimal ClustersEDB Team—4/6/2022
We’ve built Workbooks for your BigAnimal clusters that are accessible directly from the Azure Portal with no need for you to take any extra steps. Let’s get into how to find and interpret the Workbook for your cluster.
BigAnimal: Fully managed PostgreSQL in the cloud
BigAnimal features Oracle compatibility, built-in high availability, and 24/7 support from our team of PostgreSQL experts.Learn more
Demo of Oracle SQL compatibility in BigAnimal
BigAnimal lets you run Oracle SQL queries in the cloud via EDB Postgres Advanced Server. Watch the video, or load up psql and follow along.Learn more