The EDB Blog

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


8 Major Improvements in PostgreSQL 12

Bhavani Rao October 2, 2019

PostgreSQL 12 is focused on performance and optimization. This release wasn’t built with brand-new, shiny features in mind; instead, it’s a finely...

Tips for Postgres from a Postgres Insider

Bruce Momjian 23 de agosto de 2019

Postgres is an incredibly powerful database that’s packed with many different features. Some of its most interesting and productive capabilities...

Pgpool vs PGBouncer

Sebastiaan Mannem 19 de agosto de 2019

Database connection poolers are useful tools that enable organizations to deliver high-performing applications by efficiently utilizing Postgres...

Postgres Table Partitioning

Postgres Table Partitioning

13 de agosto de 2019

Managing large tables is a big challenge. But maintaining good performance and manageability for those large tables is even a bigger challenge...

Comparison of MongoDB vs. PostgreSQL

Ken Rugg July 1, 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

Richard Yen 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

Tim Steward March 5, 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

James Betz February 8, 2019

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Open Source Software in the Enterprise Has Never Been Healthier

Ken Rugg 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...