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

Marc Linster

EDB to Community - Acquisition Statement

EDB to Community - Acquisition Statement

Marc Linster Oct 6, 2020

This is a very exciting time for the PostgreSQL world. Never before has such a large number of committers, contributors, and advanced users been under...

What's New in PostgreSQL 13

What’s New in PostgreSQL 13

Marc Linster Sep 23, 2020

PostgreSQL 13 is here, and as always EDB is proud to be among the many global contributors who made this happen. This year there’s not one headline...

Postgres: A Strategic Tool When Deployed Properly

Postgres: A Strategic Tool When Deployed Properly

Marc Linster Jun 3, 2020

This article summarizes best practices and lessons learned from working with large and mid-size companies in their deployment of Postgres. Some...

A Review of 4 Top PostgreSQL Books

A Review of 4 Top PostgreSQL Books

Marc Linster May 8, 2020

When I first started looking into Postgres, there were very few books in bookstores (yes, those still existed - that was a long time ago) and the only...

Native Packaging Makes Postgres Installation More Manageable & Secure

Optimizing Performance and Security in Postgres with Platform Native Packaging

Marc Linster Apr 15, 2020

Several years ago, EnterpriseDB (EDB) decided to deprecate the one-click installers for Linux in favor of native packages. EDB still provides and...

Top Tools to Manage Postgres in an Enterprise: Administration, Performance, High Availability, and Migration

Top Tools to Manage Postgres in an Enterprise: Administration, Performance, High Availability, and Migration

Marc Linster Apr 8, 2020

This blog post lists tools for managing Postgres in the enterprise for administration, performance tuning, recovery, oracle to Postgres migration and high availability. While this is a big topic, there are common denominators that we have seen in many Postgres projects.

Postgres Pulse Insights

Introducing Postgres Pulse: Insights & Live Q&A with Postgres Experts

Marc Linster Mar 25, 2020

We get numerous tech issues and common database symptoms flagged to our team on a daily basis. And given the current landscape fraught with...

What is Cloud Computing and What Does it Mean for Postgres in the Enterprise?

What is Cloud Computing and What Does it Mean for Postgres in the Enterprise?

Marc Linster Mar 18, 2020

The reality? We will all move to the cloud! New research from Gartner validates that the future of database deployment is in the cloud. In fact, 83%...

The Future of Postgres in a Multi-Cloud World: A Developer Perspective

Marc Linster Mar 3, 2020

The annual PGConf India conference just took place in Bengaluru on February 26-28, where EDB had seven of its experts speaking—including a keynote...

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Creating a multi-layered security architecture for your databases

Marc Linster Nov 5, 2019

Data security has never been more important than it is today. Considering the amount of data collection most modern apps require, it’s imperative to...