Media Coverage

Media articles that have covered EDB or that have been written by EDB thought leaders

Developers or Their Bosses: Who Really Picks the Database

Jul 10, 2014

For years, developers have been downloading databases — largely open-source — to try out the technology. That work is highly influential, but what is...

PostgreSQL: What's Behind the Pull of This Open Source Database

Jul 8, 2014

Postgres continues to ride high in the database popularity stakes — and the new features appearing in its next release will only add to that appeal...

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Behind the PostgreSQL Renaissance

Jul 7, 2014

Dave Page: I started working with PostgreSQL around 1997, when I was building some in-house applications at the housing association where I was...

PostgreSQL's hipper, feistier self: An interview with Bruce Momjian

Jun 3, 2014

Few things have been more surprising than the resurgent popularity of PostgreSQL. For years, PostgreSQL lived in the shadow of its younger, sexier...

PostgreSQL Gets Better NoSQL Capabilities

Jun 3, 2014

PostgreSQL 9.4 Beta comes with the much-anticipated "binary JSON" type, JSONB. This new storage format for document data is higher-performance and...

PostgreSQL 9.4's Secret Weapon? Yes, It's a New File Format!

May 15, 2014

Judging by the latest beta version of the open source PostgreSQL database, the differences between SQL and NoSQL approaches are fading over time. With...

Infor Aligns with PostgreSQL, Aims at Oracle’s Heart

Apr 16, 2014

Infor on Wednesday outlined a partnership with Red Hat and EnterpriseDB to deliver its Infor LN enterprise resource planning software, used in...

EnterpriseDB Expands ISV Program

Mar 25, 2014

EnterpriseDB (EDB) is working to expand its partner program to feature greater support for its independent software vendors (ISVs). The enterprise...

How Times Have Changed for PostgreSQL

Mar 11, 2014

When I started teaching PostgreSQL education courses in 2001, PostgreSQL was the ugly one in the data center. Many of the people who were learning how...

Bruce Momjian: PostgreSQL Prefers the Scenic Route

Feb 26, 2014

Bruce Momjian years ago salvaged a nearly abandoned open source database project: PostgreSQL. Today he heads an international group helping to keep...

EnterpriseDB Announces Postgres Plus Cloud Database Support for Amazon Web Services Virtual Private Cloud

Jan 28, 2014

EnterpriseDB, a leader in enterprise grade PostgreSQL solutions, today announced that its Postgres Plus Cloud Database now supports the Amazon Web...

Postgres Plus Cloud Database Now Supports Amazon Virtual Private Clouds

Jan 28, 2014

EnterpriseDB, a provider of enterprise-class Postgres products and Oracle database compatibility solutions, has expanded its Postgres Plus Cloud...

RDBMS: The Hot Technology of 2014?

Dec 12, 2013

Selecting a database is a bit like picking a religion. There are pros and cons to each, and the discussions run hot and heavy. With the rise of the...

Has Open Source Officially Taken Off at DOD?

Nov 19, 2013

As far as technology trends in the federal government go, the use of open source is on a multi-year hot streak. Alongside movements such as the cloud...

EnterpriseDB Boosts Database Performance and Address Mission-Critical Enterprise Demands

Nov 19, 2013

EnterpriseDB, a provider of enterprise-class PostgreSQL products and Oracle database compatibility solutions, has introduced Postgres Plus Advanced...

Oracle Database Costs are Driving Firms to Postgres, Says EnterpriseDB

Nov 19, 2013

Oracle's pricing is the main reason why more organizations are moving to Postgres, according to EnterpriseDB, which sells apps and services for the...

CIOs Should Watch for Mission Critical Stuff

Nov 18, 2013

MUMBAI, INDIA: Ploughing back savings made on opting out of proprietary shopping or leveraging internal IT team to its best levels, the open-source...

Oracle’s fighting a fool’s war in the DoD

Nov 12, 2013

Most of the government may have been out on furlough for several weeks last month but we know the technology pros at the Department of Defense were...

Databases in the cloud - all you need to know

Oct 15, 2013

Putting your database in the cloud isn’t just about moving database structures and datasets. The company CIO needs to assess what kind of database he...

The Benefits of Cloud Databases

Aug 2, 2013

Cloud computing has been advancing in recent years as a powerful and flexible business computing platform for companies of all sizes, and it is...

IBM and EnterpriseDB team up to challenge Oracle

Jul 30, 2013

IBM has inked a deal with database developer EnterpriseDB to bring an optimised open database platform to its Power server line. The deal will allow...

IBM Brings More POWER to Linux

Jul 30, 2013

IBM's Power 750 server is getting a new Linux flavor. The PowerLinux 7R4 is a 4-socket, 32-core system that serves as the Linux version of the Power...

EnterpriseDB: Feds Love Open Source Postgres Database

Jul 29, 2013

The open source object-relational Postgres database platform (formally known as PostgreSQL) appears to be gaining ground in the government sector as...

Business Trends Have Overshadowed Technical Advances of Postgres

Jul 26, 2013

The success of Linux in driving down costs in the enterprise while providing the same or better features and quality than proprietary operating...

REVEALED: Hungry termites nibbling at Oracle's foundation

Jul 26, 2013

Oracle's business faces growing competition from niche technologies, but the database goliath's size means it may be blind to the threat posed by a...

EnterpriseDB's Ed Boyajian: Pinching Pennies the Open Source Way

Jun 25, 2013

Does it make good business sense to migrate corporate database software from costly proprietary platforms to free open source solutions or low-cost...

HP Announces 2013 AllianceOne Partner of the Year Award Winners

Jun 13, 2013

HP HPQ, -0.98%today announced the 2013 winners of the HP AllianceOne Partner of the Year Award. The HP AllianceOne Partner Awards recognize partner...

On PostgreSQL. Interview with Tom Kincaid

May 30, 2013

What is new with PostgreSQL? I have Interviewed Tom Kincaid, head of Products and Engineering at EnterpriseDB. View Article

Five reasons Why Postgres has reached a tipping point

May 8, 2013

Postgres is the enterprise-class open source database used by some of the largest companies in the world to handle all types of workloads. Companies...

EnterpriseDB asks what holds Oracle users back

Apr 24, 2013

Ed Boyajian, President and Chief Executive Officer of EnterpriseDB, spent a few moments discussing the company's Postgres Plus® Advanced Server...

How Much is Government Overpaying for Software While Valuable People Get Pay Cuts?

Mar 6, 2013

I have colleagues who are just days away from getting a monumental pay cut and not because of anything they have done wrong. These are people I...

12 Boston Tech Firms Making "Big Data" Possible

Jan 17, 2013

Last year, as "big data" became a buzzword both inside and outside the business world, a dozen venture-backed companies in the Boston area ... View...

EnterpriseDB Adds Multi-Master Replication to Postgres Plus

Dec 21, 2012

EnterpriseDB, provider of Postgres products, Oracle database compatibility solutions, and add-on tools for PostgreSQL, has released Postgres Plus xDB...

10 most successful open source projects of 2012

Dec 12, 2012

It's that time when we look back at the year that was and speculate about what's in store for the next. This is my list of the top open source success...

EnterpriseDB Disrupts Oracle’s Hold on the Enterprise Database Market

Nov 29, 2012

Founded in 2004, EnterpriseDB has made it its mission to disrupt the strangle-hold that Oracle has on the enterprise database industry. Employing the...

EnterpriseDB cranks up Postgres database scalability - Ditch Ellison for the elephant

Nov 28, 2012

EnterpriseDB, the commercial entity that is helping to push development of the open source PostgreSQL relational database – and profit from it – is...

Looking For The Next $1 Billion Open Source Company

Oct 24, 2012

It’s been just under seven months since Red Hat became the world’s first $1 billion open-source company. Now the question is who will follow suit and...

The fox in the FOSS Henhouse

Oct 2, 2012

Oracle's proprietary posture may have soiled the welcome mat and vilified its good standing in the FOSS community as CEO Larry Ellison has pushed the...

EnterpriseDB - competing with giants

Sep 12, 2012

From time to time, I have the opportunity to speak with someone from EnterpriseDB, a company devoted to bringing the open source PostgreSQL database...

PostgreSQL 9.2 Database Delivers Improved Scalability, Performance

Sep 11, 2012

The PostgreSQL Global Development Group has delivered PostgreSQL 9.2, the latest release of the open-source database. PostgreSQL 9.2 features...

Postgres 9.2 invites large-scale enterprise deployment

Sep 10, 2012

The open-source Postgres database continues to be refined for enterprises: The latest version, released Monday, contains a number of new features and...

EnterpriseDB Debuts Multi-Master Replication Feature for Postgres

Aug 24, 2012

EnterpriseDB announced a new Multi-Master Replication (MMR) capability that will be available with the 9.2 release of Postgres Plus due this fall. It...

Java PaaS Provider CloudBees Grows Its Ecosystem

Aug 20, 2012

Java Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) provider CloudBees has added six vendors to its partner ecosystem, adding new services the company says will fill...

Cloudbees extends partner ecosystem

Aug 14, 2012

Java “Platform as a Service” company Cloudbees is introducing new services and partners, and as such bringing in more for developers to play around...

The stealth success of PostgreSQL

Jul 13, 2012

Other open source databases may have more name recognition, but PostgreSQL is seeing strong growth -- as is the company EnterpriseDB, which helps...

HP Expands Cloud Services Beta

May 10, 2012

Preparing for its entry into the market for IaaS (Infrastructure-as-a-Service), Hewlett-Packard on Thursday launched a second beta program of cloud...

HP shares database smarts with EnterpriseDB

Feb 10, 2012

EnterpriseDB is trying to pump up the PostgreSQL database to do battle with Oracle 11g and, to a lesser extent, IBM's DB2 and Microsoft's SQL. So the...

PostgreSQL Plus Cloud Database

Feb 7, 2012

PostgreSQL Plus Cloud Database is now available on Amazon Web Services (AWS), according to EnterpriseDB. The database is available as a cloud service...

Cloud proves that OldSQL is still cool

Feb 7, 2012

s the IT world scrambles pell mell into the cloud, veteran vendors like Oracle are having to figure out how to make money in an IT market that is...

DataBase as a Service with Support

Feb 6, 2012

AIt seems like everything IT is being consumed as-a-Service (aaS) these days. So it should not be shocking that DBaaS, Database-as-a-Service is now...