Media Coverage

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

EnterpriseDB's Postgres Plus 9.0 Server Adds HP-UX Support

Jul 15, 2011

EnterpriseDB, the commercial distributor and supporter of the open source PostgreSQL object-relational database system, has launched the latest...

HP, Dirt Cheap, But Dead Money?

Jul 12, 2011

The good news here is that open source EnterpriseDB is offering to migrate customers to its software, but many customers will be leery of putting...

HP vs. Oracle over Itanium: A look at your options

Jul 12, 2011

Oracle announced that it was going to drop support for HP's Itanium systems in May 2011, pointing out that Red Hat and Microsoft had made similar...

EnterpriseDB Offers Database For HP's Itanium-Based Servers

Jul 11, 2011

EnterpriseDB is shipping a new release of its open source database the company offers as an alternative to Oracle's database software. The company's...

PostgreSQL Database On Power Systems-IBM i? Why Not?

Jul 11, 2011

The profile of the open source PostgreSQL database has been rising in recent months, and you can run it on an IBM i platform if you have a Web...

EnterpriseDB comforts HP-UX shops with PostgreSQL

Jul 5, 2011

EnterpriseDB – the entity that sells an extended version of the open source PostgreSQL database as well as commercial-grade support for that software...

EnterpriseDB Extends Support to HP Itanium and More

Jul 4, 2011

Open source is one of the frontiers of the cloud system. This is why organizations are gambling on the potential of the open source cloud. We’ve...

EnterpriseDB Open Source Database Compatibility Expands

Jul 1, 2011

In another swipe at Oracle, EnterpriseDB has released Postgres Plus Advanced Server 9.0 which includes support for the HP-UX operating environment...

New Product News

Jun 30, 2011

Product News for June 30, 2011. View Article

EnterpriseDB adds HP-UX support

Jun 30, 2011

Version 9.0 of EnterpriseDB's Oracle-compatible database is now available, with new support for Hewlett-Packard's HP-UX operating system, the company...

Red Hat's Oracle shot: The Unbreakable Database?

Jun 10, 2011

Red Hat has always been joined at the hip to the success of the database market. What's surprising is that it has yet to launch its own database...

EnterpriseDB Gains InMobi’s Trust: Database Solution for Ad Network

Jun 9, 2011

EnterpriseDB, a maker of PostgreSQL solutions, announced that InMobi has selected its EnterpriseDB Postgres Plus Advanced Server database offerings to...

The Times They Are a-Changing

Jun 8, 2011

I just got back from the very well done 2011 MySQL Conference put on by O'Reilly out in Santa Clara, California. I believe this was my sixth time at...

EnterpriseDB Responds

Jun 4, 2011

Recently, I published Compatibilty wars - can EnterpriseDB take on Oracle and win? to examine EnterpriseDB's move to take advantage of Oracle halting...

Compatibilty wars - can EnterpriseDB take on Oracle and win?

Jun 3, 2011

EnterpriseDB has been on a mission to replace Oracle's database with its enhanced version of the open source postgreSQL database (Postgres Plus...

When The Going Gets Tough, Call On Open Source

Jun 1, 2011

There was a time not that long ago when one of the knocks on open source was that it was not scalable or "tough enough" for the biggest most demanding...

EnterpriseDB among Top 4 in 2011 Open Source Software Company Survey

May 31, 2011

EnterpriseDB, a provider of PostgreSQL and Oracle compatibility products and services, has been named as one of the top open source companies with...

SugarCRM, Cloudera debut on list of open source firms to watch in '11

May 16, 2011

Red Hat, Acquia, SugarCRM, EnterpriseDB, Jaspersoft, Cloudera, Google and Novell, in that order, were named the top 8 open source companies to watch...

Survey: 56% expect that more than half of all software spend over next 5 years will be open source

May 16, 2011

More than half of all software purchases made over the next five years will be open source, according to half of all respondents in a venture capital...

Interactive Ideas grows by third

May 13, 2011

Distributor Interactive Ideas has held up a 32 per cent spike in annual sales as further evidence of the strength of the open-source market. The Red...

PostgreSQL devs lift open source database to enterprise heights

May 6, 2011

The release of the first beta of version 9.1 of the open source PostgreSQL database has opened a new era in enterprise-class reliability and data...

Red Hat Launches Cloud Development, Management Platforms

May 5, 2011

Open-source software vendor Red Hat continues to expand its cloud computing middleware product line, unveiling new Infrastructure-as-a-Service and...

Red Hat Launches OpenShift Platform as a Service

May 5, 2011

Red Hat announced a new platform-as-a-service environment, known as OpenShift, which provides support for a variety of programming languages and...

Red Hat is Red Hot! Partners with EnterpriseDB for OpenShift Ecosystem

May 5, 2011

Teaming up with other companies is oftentimes a make-or-break move for businesses. Red Hat is fortunate enough to benefit from, and pump revenues...

Red Hat Launches IaaS, PaaS Cloud Offerings

May 4, 2011

Red Hat (s rht) today is launching two new cloud computing offerings, infrastructure-as-a-service software called CloudForms and platform-as-a-service...

Aquent: How We Moved Almost Everything to the Cloud: 5 Lessons

May 4, 2011

In 2010, creative services firm Aquent moved even its custom ERP system to the cloud -- where most other key business apps such as e-mail were already...

HP shops explore Oracle exit strategies

Apr 28, 2011

Shops running Oracle databases and applications atop Itanium-based HP Integrity servers are exploring their options, none of them good. View Article

HP Appeals to High-End Clients with New Consulting Services

Apr 25, 2011

Hewlett-Packard has big goals for its high-end consulting initiative, along with many other large scale cloud service providers looking to make their...

EnterpriseDB Update: Savings with Open Source

Apr 19, 2011

Today we’ve learned of an update coming from EnterpriseDB, the largest independent PostgreSQL open source database technology provider. The company...

Outliers and coexistence are the new normal for big data

Mar 31, 2011

Letting data speak for itself through analysis of entire data sets is eclipsing modeling from subsets. In the past, all too often what were once...

Gosling + Google: Industry Gurus Speculate on Job, Plus Java and Lawsuit Implications

Mar 30, 2011

Yes, Google got Gosling. The news was in dozens of headlines yesterday, and I was able to confirmed it late in the day via other sources, but I could...

Startup looks to poach Oracle customers after Itanium move

Mar 29, 2011

Oracle's announcement last week that it will stop developing software for Intel's Itanium processor has database startup EnterpriseDB looking to...

MySQL website falls victim to SQL injection attack

Mar 28, 2011

Oracle's MySQL.com customer website was apparently compromised over the weekend by a pair of hackers who publicly posted usernames, and in some cases...

Intel and HP defend honor of Itanium

Mar 24, 2011

Intel, the maker of the Itanium family of server processors, and Hewlett-Packard, the main customer for the chips, have fired back at an Oracle...

Survey: Oracle bad for Java, MySQL (Infographic).

Mar 3, 2011

On March 3, database vendor EnterpriseDB is set to release the results of its survey conducted at the JavaOne conference last September in San...

Surprised? Survey Suggests Oracle Bad for Open Source.

Mar 3, 2011

Open source database vendor EnterpriseDB is taking the fight to database market leader Oracle (s orcl) via a survey showing that respondents generally...

Advantec Turns to EnterpriseDB for Open Cloud Switch.

Feb 28, 2011

Moving to open cloud solutions is an important part of the virtualization journey, and managed services can ease the transition. It’s actually a...

Database economics in cloud and virtualization.

Feb 10, 2011

Many of the most interesting big economic landmarks in IT have happened around what might be called "re-platforming," as users take existing...

EnterpriseDB Bows New Postgres; Security Tools.

Jan 20, 2011

The latest news from EnterpriseDB this week is the release of Postgres Plus Standard Server version 9, updating the company's commercially supported...

Configuring PostgreSQL for Pretty Good Performance.

Jan 4, 2011

PostgreSQL is a highly customizable relational database management system (RDBMS) with a dazzling array of configuration options. Fortunately...

Is it Postgres' time to shine?

Oct 12, 2010

Postgres for years has lived in the shadow of MySQL's media attention: the "boring" database that quietly goes about its work while its sexy Web 2.0...

EnterpriseDB Announces Support for PostgreSQL 9.0

Sep 21, 2010

EnterpriseDB, which provides products, services, support and training based on the PostgreSQL open source database project, has announced support for...

PostgreSQL 9.0 Released

Sep 21, 2010

PostgreSQL version 9.0 was released yesterday (Sept 20th). The 9.0 version of PostgreSQL includes a number of important new features, more new...

PostgreSQL updated with streaming replication

Sep 20, 2010

While Oracle trumpets its open source MySQL database management system this week at the company's OpenWorld conference, the creators behind MySQL's...

PostgreSQL database garners new attention

Sep 20, 2010

The open-source PostgreSQL database project reached version 9.0 today, with the inclusion of highly anticipated streaming replication and hot-standby...

Mirror, Mirror On The Wall, Which Is The Best Open Source DB Of Them All?

Sep 20, 2010

Ever since Oracle got its anti-open source hands on MySQL via the Sun acquisition, many in the open source community have been hoping for a new...

The Daily Start-Up: Stuffing The Pipeline With IPOs

Sep 7, 2010

TransLink Capital hopes U.S. institutional investors embrace its unique strategy of investing in American tech companies and hooking them up with...

EnterpriseDB Receives Strategic Investment from KT and New VC Funding from TransLink Capital

Sep 7, 2010

EnterpriseDB, which provides products, services, support and training based on the PostgreSQL open source database project, has received a strategic...

EnterpriseDB Updates Postgres Plus Advanced Server

Aug 10, 2010

EnterpriseDB has announced the immediate availability of the latest version of its flagship Postgres Plus Advanced Server database, known for...

New Postgres to Add the Polish

Jul 6, 2010

With the impending release of version 9.0 of the open-source Postgres database, due in mid-August, the developers behind the project are hoping that...