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 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.
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.
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.
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.
Release Radar: BigAnimal Expands Support for Compute ChoicesEDB Team—3/30/2022
BigAnimal, EDB’s fully managed cloud Postgres database, runs in your Azure account on Azure instances. The EDB team is happy to announce that BigAnimal now supports new compute choices, for a total of 5 supported Azure instance series.
Release Radar: BigAnimal Now Supports Cross-Region RestoresEDB Team—3/22/2022
The BigAnimal team at EDB is happy to announce that backups can restore to an instance in any supported region. BigAnimal backs up your clusters in Azure Blob Storage; by default, these backups are updated every 5 minutes.
Release Radar: BigAnimal Achieves SOC2 ComplianceEDB Team—3/16/2022
Building on last year's SOC2 Type 1 compliance, we are excited to announce that BigAnimal has now achieved SOC2 Type 2 compliance.
Announcing the BigAnimal Self-Service Free TrialChristina Wong—2/4/2022
SaaS is more than just providing a great experience when you’re working on projects. SaaS is a mindset for the BigAnimal team. We want to make your experience learning about BigAnimal to provide you what you need, when you need it
Control Who Accesses Your Cloud with IP Allow Lists in BigAnimalEDB Team—12/17/2021
With IP allow lists, you now have added flexibility when managing database connections from the Internet and can allow your teammates to connect from home without exposing your database to the entire Internet.
EDB 14 Gives Customers an Even Stronger PostgreSQL PortfolioDennis Duckworth—12/7/2021
The recent release of EDB 14 offers further incentive for organizations to adopt PostgreSQL for their most demanding mission-critical applications, from high-speed transactional systems to operational analytical ones.
Harness the Full Potential of PostgreSQL in the Cloud with EDB 14 in BigAnimalAislinn Wright—12/7/2021
The BigAnimal team at EDB is excited to announce that both EDB Postgres Advanced Server and PostgreSQL 14 are generally available in the BigAnimal cloud offering.
5 Cool Things to Look for in EDB Postgres Advanced Server 14EDB Team—11/4/2021
Check out five of the most significant improvements being added for the benefit of customers of EDB Postgres Advanced Server.
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.
Performance Improvements in EDB Postgres DistributedJulien Tachoires —9/27/2021
The latest 3.7 version of EDB Postgres Distributed - a multi-master replication extension for Postgres - provides parallel apply, an interesting new feature that can significantly improve the performance of data replication up to 5X.
Introducing: Multi-cloud Deployments in EDB Postgres for Kubernetes with Replica ClustersGabriele Bartolini—9/22/2021
EDB is proud to announce the release of EDB Postgres for Kubernetes 1.8.0! EDB Postgres for Kubernetes is a Kubernetes operator for PostgreSQL and EDB Postgres Advanced databases, which utilizes a primary/standby architecture.
Postgres Monitoring, Enterprise Style: Ensure Your Database is Healthy and Fit for Any ChallengeEDB Team—9/15/2021
On September 12th, EDB released Postgres Enterprise Manager version 8.2 as part of this continued commitment. Read on to learn more.
PEM Sizing Guide: How to Size a PEM ServerDevrim Gündüz—9/9/2021
At EDB, we're often asked about PEM’s disk usage, as it may be critical both from storage and PEM database performance point of view. The amount of data collected by PEM heavily depends on the database server(s) workload. This blog post provides details about sizing a PEM server.
EDB Cloud: The Postgres for Enterprises Moving to the CloudAislinn Wright—8/16/2021
The cloud is complicated, and databases in the cloud are even more complicated. Your most demanding applications require a PostgreSQL built to meet your needs as an enterprise. Discover how EDB Cloud can help simplify your organizations PostgreSQL journey with this technology preview.
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