The EDB Blog

The latest thought leadership pieces from EDB, including company and PostgreSQL announcements

Recent Posts

Solving Cache Line Contention in Large NUMA Systems

Richard Yen January 20, 2016

EnterpriseDB® (EDB™) works with a significant number of global brands that deploy EDB Postgres to support complex business-critical workloads. Some of...

Driving the Open Source Road?

Gary Carter January 15, 2016

With nearly 10 million downloads over the past five years, Postgres is the leading enterprise open source database. In a report The State of Open...

PostgreSQL Past, Present, and Future: Moving The Goalposts

Robert Haas January 13, 2016

It's nice to see that PostgreSQL 9.5 is finally released! There are a number of blog posts out about that already, not to mention stories in InfoWorld...

What’s Under the Radar in PostgreSQL 9.5?

Jason Davis January 8, 2016

The release of PostgreSQL 9.5 marks a turning point for enterprises using PostgreSQL for the development of high-speed mobile, web and digital economy...

Numbers Don’t Lie: France Leads in Open Source Adoption

Mathieu LeFaucheur December 23, 2015

The number of open source software users is rising – and as Dries Buytaert, founder of Drupal and champion of OSS famously said, “The numbers don’t...

Postgres Going in Multiple Directions

Bruce Momjian December 18, 2015

In 2013 I blogged about Postgres advancing in multiple directions at once. Having presented my Postgres 9.5 features talk six times already (with...

MongoDB Adds Postgres and Validates Postgres’ Central Role in Hybrid Data Platform Strategy

Marc Linster December 15, 2015

A recent blog post, MongoDB 3.2: Now Powered by PostgreSQL, contained revelations that MongoDB’s newest release, MongoDB 3.2, leverages Postgres to...

Parallelism Becomes a Reality in Postgres

Amit Kapila December 14, 2015

This post originally appeared on Amit Kapila's personal blog. Parallelism is now a reality in PostgreSQL. With 9.6, I hope we will see many different...

The Database and IoT - An Important Union

Mathieu LeFaucheur December 10, 2015

Fifty billion connected objects will invade the market over the next five years, according to some predictions. However, when we are talking about...

Getting Cloud-Ready for the Holidays

alan santos December 3, 2015

With the holiday season officially underway I’m often impressed how well retailers are able to maintain – or unable to maintain – a level of service...