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Geographically Distributed PostgreSQL: A New Dawn on the Horizon for High AvailabilityJan Karremans—8/8/2022
Distributed databases are coming. They will be here in multiple forms. For PostgreSQL, this is nothing new. We have seen technology fork from PostgreSQL in different shapes and sizes, only to be overtaken by the original in the end. This is just a new dawn on the horizon for PostgreSQL.
How to Achieve Five Nines with Database Extreme High Availability: An Integral Part of Any Oracle Replacement StrategyJan Karremans—8/5/2022
Today, PostgreSQL can confidently overcome database challenges with bi-directional replication. Learn how to achieve database extreme high availability by replacing Oracle RAC with EDB Postgres Distributed.
EDB Partners with Commvault to Expand Backup and Restore Capabilities for EDB Postgres Advanced Server and EDB Postgres Extended ServerEDB Team—7/12/2022
EDB is excited to announce our partnership with Commvault. With the help of Commvault Backup and Recovery, EDB users will be able further secure their data environment and ensure high availability.
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.
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.
Why Mastercard's Secret to Zero Downtime is PostgresEDB Team—4/21/2022
Mastercard has used an array of database technologies, including Oracle, MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server, Cassandra, Hadoop, DB2 and PostgreSQL, for years. In my role as Lead BizOps Engineer, I support the payment gateway, which Mastercard acquired in 20 ...
EDB and Thales Partner to Bring Transparent Encryption to PostgreSQLEDB Team—2/16/2022
EDB and Thales are collaborating to bring you transparent encryption to secure the sensitive data at-rest within your PostgreSQL database and backups.
EDB and Repostor Partner to Expand Backup and Restore Choices for PostgreSQLEDB Team—2/3/2022
We are pleased to announce that EDB and Repostor have partnered together to certify Repostor Data Protector for PostgreSQL (RDP) with EDB Postgres Advanced Server (EPAS), and EDB Postgres Extended Server.
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.
How Rolling PostgreSQL Updates Help You Stay Ahead with Extreme High AvailabilityJan Karremans—9/21/2021
In this blog post, discover what affects PostgreSQL database high availability and how to maintain high availability while upgrading or replicating databases.
Project Management SaaS company uses EDB Postgres Distributed to achieve consistent performance globallyEDB Team—8/19/2021
Learn how ClickUp used EDB Postgres Distributed to achieve consistent performance globally.
Closing the Loop: Securing PostgreSQL for Extreme WorkloadsJan Karremans—8/2/2021
Learn more about the continued evolution of Bi-Directional Replication, an important piece of the EDB service portfolio, from Product Marketing Director Jan Karremans.
Application High Availability and Resiliency: Steps to Improve Transaction RetryTom Kincaid—7/30/2021
Vice President of CTO operations at EDB, Tom Kindcaid, opens the first blog in a series on ensuring your Postgres applications are written or modified to achieve a maximum level of availability for either Postgres, and if you want to take it to the next level of availability: EDB Postgres Distributed.
EDB Partners with Thales Using EDB Postgres Distributed for Advanced Data Security ApplicationEDB Team—7/26/2019
Revolutionary multi-master clustering technology EDB Postgres Distributed selected by leading Data Security Company for their distributed database EDB has announced a collaboration with Gemalto, a Thales company, on an industry-leadin ...
Want True High Availability? Ask These 5 Database Design QuestionsEDB Team—4/5/2019
The use cases of a highly available database may vary between a financial services organization or a telecommunications provider, but the desired result is the same: an incredibly reliable database that minimizes downtime. Organizations often strive ...
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