News from EDB, including company and PostgreSQL announcements and events
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.
Postgres "MITM21" VulnerabilitiesSimon Riggs—11/11/2021
Multiple security patches for PostgreSQL and related software were released today at 0930ET, 11 Nov. These patches affect all supported releases of PostgreSQL and EDB Advanced Postgres Server, from the current version 14, through to 9.6 and even earlier, since the vulnerabilities discovered are fairly old.
Introducing BigAnimal, EDB’s Fully Managed Postgres Database in the CloudEd Boyajian—11/2/2021
Today, EDB announced the general availability of BigAnimal, EDB’s fully managed PostgreSQL database in the cloud.
New PostgreSQL Training Now Available: Learn About Version 13 CoursesShannon Wallace—2/17/2021
Exciting news: EDB now has training available for version 13 of PostgreSQL and EDB Postgres Advanced Server, the most recent version of Postgres! Courses and certifications are offered in two varieties: open source and EDB Postgres Advanced ...
4 Reasons PostgreSQL was Named Database Management System of the Year 2020Simon Riggs—1/11/2021
EDB is pleased to note that PostgreSQL has been named Database Management System of the Year 2020 by DB-Engines! PostgreSQL is the only database to have received this prestigious award three times based on PostgreSQL worldwide popularity. But ...
2020 Year-End Wrap Up Video: A Year of Postgres GrowthEDB Team—12/15/2020
2020 was unequivocally a year like no other for a number of reasons. At EDB, we saw PostgreSQL continue its steady growth in 2020, enabling enterprises to do more, faster. In this 2020 year-end wrap up video, we've included some of the top h ...
How EDB Became the Leader in the Postgres MarketEd Boyajian—9/30/2020
I’m delighted to share that EDB has acquired 2ndQuadrant, a global Postgres solutions and tools company. Our combined team of experts will drive Postgres innovation and growth everywhere, making EDB the largest dedicated provider of Postgres product ...
EDB Coming Soon to IBM Cloud DatabasesKarin Lauria—6/22/2020
Many organizations are sold on the benefits of running databases in the cloud, such as reduced costs and scalability. But it’s not always perfect. In fact, it can be downright frustrating due to things like disjointed billing and support and isolated ...
Gartner Report 2020: How to Succeed at Database and DBMS MigrationMeaghan Moraes—6/4/2020
According to Gartner and their strategic planning assumptions, “by 2023 over 70% of organizations will need to migrate to a new Database Management System (DBMS).” Many organizations are considering migrating their databases to align wit ...
Survey: The Economic Impact of COVID-19 on PostgreSQL UsersFrank Days—4/28/2020
At EDB, the health and safety of our employees, partners, customers, and the global community are our highest priorities. In light of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic we're all living through, we find it important to understand how Postg ...
EDB Statement: Coronavirus (COVID-19)Ed Boyajian—3/13/2020
At EDB, the health and safety of our employees and the global community are our highest priorities. That is why, in light of the recent revelations shared by the World Health Organization (WHO) that describe the coronavirus (COVID-19) as a ...
Ed Boyajian on Collaborating with the Postgres CommunityEDB Team—1/28/2020
Ed Boyajian was interviewed for the Open Source Underdogs podcast, which features leaders from companies that use open source as part of their business model. The host, Mike Schwartz, says “I got a lot of great insights from this interview. And I fee ...
Top 10 EDB Postgres Blogs Posts of 2019EDB Team—1/7/2020
<p>While 2019 may already be fading into the past, EDB’s top blog posts of last year are still packed with great information that can help you in the year ahead. </p>
EDB Named a Challenger in the 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Operational Database Management SystemsFrank Days—12/30/2019
<p>We’re delighted to share that Gartner has, for the seventh year in a row, recognized EDB in their most recent Magic Quadrant (MQ) for Operational Database Management Systems.</p>
Happy Holidays!EDB Team—12/19/2019
All of us at EDB would like to express our gratitude to our customers, and let you know that, in 2020, we’re going to stay laser focused on helping you succeed with Postgres. We’d also like to thank our friends, colleagues, and partners in t ...
Gartner's State of the Open-Source DBMS Market 2019Frank Days—11/22/2019
In the last ten years attitudes towards open source in enterprise IT environments have changed dramatically, as users have shifted from skepticism about its ability to cope with mission-critical workloads to deploying it widely across their ...
Welcome Laetitia AvrotEDB Team—10/9/2019
We would like to share some exciting news for EDB and welcome Laetitia Avrot, who is joining us as a Senior Database Consultant in France. Those of you who are involved in the PostgreSQL community will already know Laetitia, as she is an active parti ...
EDB on the Road Talking Postgres, Of CourseEDB Team—9/6/2019
Once again, we’ve got experts out on the road speaking with Postgres users. Here is where you can find us this month. We hope to see you in our travels to talk about all things Postgres. PGConf Asia in Bali, Indonesia We start at PGConf Asia in ...
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