Success stories from EDB customers spanning key verticals and use cases
With EDB and PostgreSQL, MDS Global Expands Market Opportunity While Modernizing Underlying InfrastructureEDB Team—1/13/2022
MDS Global provides business support systems (BSS) as a service for telecommunications companies around the world. Their solutions help companies manage all aspects of monetization, assurance, and customer steering for complex products and services.
Webinar to Watch: 5 Tenets for 2022 Database PlanningEDB Team—12/22/2021
Last week, EDB hosted a webinar entitled 5 Tenets for 2022 Database Planning. For those unable to attend, we’ve gathered the key highlights and insights from the event.
ATU Transforms Business Operations with Digital Application Built on PostgreSQL and Supported by EDBEDB Team—12/14/2021
To create new revenue streams, ATU attempted to digitalize its services and increase its online presence, but the database servers were built on a 20-year-old legacy Oracle infrastructure. That's where EDB came in.
AEKWL Modernizes Medical Workflow System with PostgreSQL and EDBEDB Team—1/12/2021
PostgreSQL has become a top choice for enterprises looking to accelerate innovation and modernize their infrastructures. We recently spoke with one of our customers who’s doing just that. Ärztekammer Westfalen-Lippe (AEKWL) is one of the 17 State Cha ...
Life after proprietary wares: German support biz flees IBM Db2 databases for something more Postgres-shapedEDB Team—12/9/2020
BG-Phoenics, a German IT services outfit specialising in the insurance market has migrated 500 IBM Db2 databases to the EDB iteration of Postgres in a sign of life after proprietary wares. The company joins Indian credit reference agency TransUnion C ...
Golf Genius Moves to Native PostgreSQL with Expert Support from 2ndQuadrant, an EDB companyEDB Team—11/23/2020
Golf Genius Software powers tournament management at over 9,000 private clubs, public courses, resorts, and golf associations in over 50 countries. They combine the best features of the traditional golf experience with highly innovative clo ...
CARE Risk Solutions Accelerates Performance and Growth with EDBEDB Team—9/15/2020
CARE Risk Solutions is a multinational company that provides a comprehensive suite of risk management solutions for the banking, financial services, and insurance (BFSI) sectors. EDB Products and Services Postgres Advanced Server 12, Postgres Ent ...
PostgreSQL at the London Stock Exchange Group: Lessons and ChallengesEDB Team—8/4/2020
Roberto Giordano is the head of Database Services for the Capital Markets division at the London Stock Exchange. In this talk from Postgres Vision 2020, he discusses lessons and challenges of his journey pioneering the use of open source database technologies at the LSEG over the last decade. He takes an open and honest look at what has been achieved so far, and makes insightful predictions about what the future of database and open source may look like.
Lifecycle of database migration from Oracle, DB2 to PostgreSQLEDB Team—8/4/2020
In this talk from Postgres Vision 2020, Abhinav Sagar, Senior Database Consultant, and Premnath Jangam, Senior Database Administrator, from CSG International discuss the various methodologies, procedures, and techniques involved in successfully migrating data from Oracle and DB2 to PostgreSQL. Topics include steps to consider before and after migration, the time it takes to migrate, data compatibility, and much more.
How IKEA Retail Group used PostgreSQL to find success their wayEDB Team—8/3/2020
Amidst database modernization and an increasing emphasis on customer-centricity, IKEA Retail Group made an important business decision to improve operations and cut downtime by moving to PostgreSQL.
Why Konica Minolta Relies on Open Source PostgreSQL Database for Healthcare ProvidersEDB Team—5/4/2020
When it comes to choosing a database platform in the healthcare industry, hospitals and large healthcare providers have historically chosen the familiar vendor, like Microsoft SQL Server. They know the name, their IT staff is typically comfortable wi ...
Leading Singapore Insurance Company Works With Ashnik to Deploy PostgreSQL For Digital TransformationEDB Team—5/22/2019
<p>Ashnik, a leading technology consultancy in Southeast Asia, was appointed by one of Singapore’s top insurance companies to help it through a digital transformation initiative that would see it migrate an existing application to a modern platform.</p>
European Financial Services Institute Moves to Postgres from Oracle to Support Virtual EnvironmentEDB Team—4/22/2019
<p>A leading financial services institution in the Nordics faced a host of decisions for a major digital transformation initiative. With more than 10,000 employees working in over 20 countries to provide banking services to private and corporate customers, the company needed to respond quickly to customer requirements with new financial products. </p>
Ashnik Migrates Indonesian Bank Off OracleEDB Team—3/28/2019
<p>Facing tough competition, a leading Indonesian Bank wanted to roll-out a new Shariah Banking application to more than 50 branches and nearly 300 service offices in a cost effective way. Remaining on Oracle® would have been prohibitively expensive for this application due to the licensing cost</p>
State Government Health Exchange Migration and New Cloud Data Repository Supported by EDB PostgresEDB Team—3/22/2019
<p>The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare, sent U.S. states scrambling to build health insurance exchanges for individuals to purchase and manage new insurance plans. Working under time constraints, many states implemented systems based on technologies they already had in place. </p>
Energy Utility's Oracle and SQL Server Migrations Revitalize Data Infrastructure with PostgreSQL and VirtualizationEDB Team—2/22/2019
<p>Organizations regularly take the opportunity to re-evaluate their relational database management system (RDBMS) when planning a hardware refresh or new virtualization strategy. One EDB customer, an energy utility company located in the Midwestern United States, provides a glimpse into how infrastructure projects often lead to new DBMS decisions.</p>
U.S. Defense Agency Finds Benefits to Oracle MigrationEDB Team—12/22/2018
<p>Agencies across the U.S. government have adopted EDB Postgres Advanced Server (EPAS) from EDB<sup>®</sup> . One of those agencies is critical to securing information for the nation’s defense initiatives and handles a wide range of data, and, in particular, considerable stores of geospatial information.</p>
Stock Market Technology Powered by EDBEDB Team—8/22/2018
<p>How a global financial technology, trading, and information services provider that builds solutions supporting securities transactions all of over the world used EDB Postgres to reduce DBMS TCO and gain flexibility</p>
ABN AMRO Clearing: Financial Systems on Postgres PlusEDB Team—7/22/2018
<p>High costs and vendor lock-in prompted the infrastructure architects to consider alternatives for the database. That led the team to open source-based Postgres Plus Advanced Server from EnterpriseDB (EDB) and a relationship that has expanded in recent years along with the Postgres footprint at ABN AMRO.</p>
Van Genechten Expands IT and Controls Costs with EDB PostgresEDB Team—4/22/2018
<p>With a tradition going back to 1834, the Van Genechten Group is one of Belgium’s most successful privately owned companies. Its Packaging Division is one of Europe’s leading vendors of premium packaging products with production sites in seven countries.</p>
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