Open Source Databases

Open source databases are based in code that is open source and developed by a community of developers.

The Postgres Challenge
August 06, 2019
Back in the early 80’s, Pepsi ran a marketing campaign called the “Pepsi Challenge”. The idea was to get people to do blind taste tests against Coke...Read more
Those Who Forget the Past Are Doomed to Repeat It
July 31, 2019
Over the past decade, there have been a number of DBMSs introduced (typically labeled as NoSQL) which utilize a network or hierarchical data model...Read more
Why We Need a New Type of Open Source Event
July 09, 2019
Embracing a New Type of Event I speak to more and more enterprise customers who see open source as the best route to drive innovation and agility...Read more
Integrate Two Open Source Solutions to Save Your Government Agency Time
June 05, 2019
Saddled with Legacy Applications and Databases If you’re tasked with modernizing a tech stack, finding the correct solution can be daunting. Most...Read more
Data Distribution in Postgres vs. MongoDB: Part 1
April 24, 2019
Data Distribution 101 Data distribution plays an important role in today’s database world. Applications accessing and modifying data need operations...Read more
Managing Roles with Password Profiles: Part 3
April 16, 2019
New Parameters for Password Profiles Here in this blog, I’ll explain some new parameters for password profiles like PASSWORD_REUSE_TIME,...Read more
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Managing Roles with Password Profiles: Part 2
April 09, 2019
How to Manage a Password: Life Time, Grace Time, and Rules In Part 1 , I have explained how FAILED_LOGIN_ATTEMPTS and PASSWORD_LOCK_TIME can be used...Read more
Why We Should be More Positive about IT Adoption in the Dutch Public Sector
February 15, 2019
*/ The travails of the Dutch public sector and its adoption of IT has long been a topic of discussion in the Netherlands, but an investigation by...Read more
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...Read more
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...Read more