Blog Posts by Pierre Fricke
EDB Ark: DBaaS for Hybrid Cloud Deployments
Dec 22, 2016

The accelerated pace of application development means most enterprises can no longer wait for traditional IT to lead those initiatives. Traditional IT...

EDB Postgres Plays Leading Role in Open Source-Based DBMS Gartner Magic Quadrant
Nov 16, 2016

Interest in Postgres has risen to equal that of MySQL and IBM DB2 based on inquiries received by industry analyst firm Gartner, according to Gartner...

IT Market Research Firm Reveals 168% ROI with EDB Postgres Platform
Nov 16, 2016

The three-year return on investment of the EDB Postgres™ Platform is 168%, according to a new white paper on the comprehensive business impact of EDB...

Oracle License Plus Fees vs. EDB Postgres Subscription
Nov 16, 2016

Complex licenses, rising maintenance costs, and continuing audit risks have prompted many Oracle customers to seek alternative database management...

Gartner: Emerging Technology Trends Create Opportunities for DBMS Cost Optimization
Nov 16, 2016

The convergence of new digital business initiatives, the rapid expansion of mature open source data technologies, the fast-growing list of open source...

EDB and IBM Powering the Open Source Database Movement
Nov 16, 2016

Postgres has been a major beneficiary of the open source movement with organizations turning to the world’s most advanced open source relational...

An Enterprise Data Platform for the Age of the Customer
Nov 16, 2016

Data is ubiquitous due to the explosion of the Internet of Things (IoT) and mobile devices. According to Forrester, 90% of the world’s data was...

Gain Competitive Advantage and Engage Customers with EDB Postgres and Red Hat JBoss
Nov 16, 2016

The world is experiencing the greatest information explosion in history: -- 90% of the world’s data was created in the last five years, and most of it...

How the EDB Postgres Platform is Fueling Digital Innovation
May 25, 2016

Intelligent, customer-facing applications; analytics; ecosystem-level intelligence that leverages the Internet of Things – these strategic initiatives...

How the IT Industry Turned “Legacy” into a Swear Word
Oct 20, 2015

I’ve been working in the IT industry long enough now to see how techies appropriate – and quite often misappropriate – words in the English language...