PostgreSQL

PostgreSQL is the world’s most advanced open source object-relational database management system. It was developed by the PostgreSQL Global Development Group.

Comparison of MongoDB vs. PostgreSQL
July 01, 2019
Benchmarking is hard. Benchmarking databases is even harder. Benchmarking databases that follow different approaches (relational vs document) is...
Postgres Developer Tools: 6 Things You Should Know
May 16, 2019
Postgres Sees a Sharp Rise in Popularity with Developers For a long time now, PostgreSQL has been one of the most frequently deployed relational...
Why hot_standby_feedback Can Be Misleading
March 19, 2019
Introduction When I first got involved in managing a Postgres database, I was quickly introduced to the need for replication. My first project was to...
Comparing Oracle with EDB Postgres
March 05, 2019
The foundation of relational databases began with an experimental system. The core of that system was the basis of the System R research. Today this...
Adoption of Enterprise Open Source Software Within the Public Sector
February 08, 2019
*/ Throughout the public sector, one of today’s most important trends is the adoption of open source software. Thanks to the transparency, security...
Open Source Software in the Enterprise Has Never Been Healthier
January 23, 2019
Recently I spotted a study by Digital Ocean on the adoption of open source that found more than half of developers are contributing to open source...
Is DocumentDB really PostgreSQL?
Is DocumentDB Really PostgreSQL?
January 14, 2019
On Thursday I wrote about the new MongoDB compatible DocumentDB from AWS and its potential impact on MongoDB going forward. Following up from that, a...
451 Research: EnterpriseDB sees PostgreSQL Everywhere, Especially in the Cloud
December 05, 2018
Industry analyst firm, 451 Research, just recently issued a report providing an overview of EnterpriseDB, its history and recent product news...
Toasting Up Large Objects (BLOBs/CLOBs)
November 27, 2018
Let’s talk TOAST! TOAST stands for The Oversized-Attribute Storage Technique. EDB Postgres and PostgreSQL use a fixed page size (commonly 8 KB), and...
Becoming Inspired at PGConf.EU
November 15, 2018
The EDB team recently returned from the 10th Annual PostgreSQL Conference Europe , and I was fortunate enough to participate in this fantastic event...

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