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Postgres Rising in Russia

Bruce Momjian11/11/2014

I just returned from two weeks in Russia, and I am happy to report that Postgres is experiencing strong growth there. I have regularly complained that Russian Postgres adoption was lagging, but the sanctions have tipped the scales and moved Russia into Postgres hyper-adoption mode. New activities include:

As part of my visit I spoke at EnterpriseDB partner LANIT. The hour-long presentation was recorded and covers:

  • Postgres community development process
  • Comparison of Postgres to proprietary databases
  • Future direction of Postgres

Bruce Momjian is a co-founder of the PostgreSQL Global Development Group, and has worked on PostgreSQL since 1996 as a committer and community leader. He is a frequent speaker and Postgres evangelist and travels worldwide appearing at conferences to help educate the community on the business value o ...