The EDB Blog

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

Recent Posts

Pgpool-II Enables Horizontal Scalability in Postgres

Jason Davis November 4, 2014

This blog was co-written by Ahsan Hadi. The idea of ‘horizontal scalability’ was discussed in great detail at PGCon 2014 in Ottawa this year. It is...

EDB Support for PostgreSQL BDR

Jason Davis October 28, 2014

EnterpriseDB (EDB) has received many questions regarding our support of a new PostgreSQL feature under development named BDR (Bi-Directional...

Two New Presentations

Bruce Momjian October 24, 2014

PostgreSQL Conference Europe has just finished and I delivered two new presentations at the conference (a first for me). Postgres Scaling...

Satisfying the Stakeholders in the Cloud Database

Fred Dalrymple October 23, 2014

The rapidly growing adoption of cloud database services demonstrates how the platform can satisfy the needs of a variety of different users and...

Postgres Backup and Recovery Just Got a Whole Lot Easier

Jason Davis October 20, 2014

Postgres has transformed in recent years with advancing capabilities and new tools. While features and capabilities have encouraged more and larger...

Now Live: PG XDK for Postgres NoSQL App Development

Marc Linster October 14, 2014

If you are a Postgres fan, and not living under a rock the past few months, then you have heard the buzz about JSONB coming to PostgreSQL 9.4. You may...

The Cloud Has Come to a Database Near You

Fred Dalrymple October 1, 2014

Cloud database services have been around for years, but have mostly been limited to test and development environments. However, organizations are now...

Postgres Outperforms MongoDB and Ushers in New Developer Reality

Marc Linster September 24, 2014

The newest round of performance comparisons of PostgreSQL and MongoDB produced a near repeat of the results from the first tests that proved...

Serenity Now! Remote DBA Brings Peace of Mind

Debra Brucato September 23, 2014

Data environments have become larger and more complex, while many IT departments face continued pressure to do more with less and deploy technologies...

The Role of Cloud Databases is Expanding

Fred Dalrymple September 15, 2014

Organizations today are increasingly using public cloud resources, and specifically cloud databases, for a range of mission-critical workloads. The...