Media Coverage

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

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 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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 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...

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...

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...

NTT and EnterpriseDB Jointly Develop Postgres-XC TechnologyNTT and EnterpriseDB Jointly Develop Postgres-XC Technology

May 20, 2010

NTT (News - Alert), a telecommunications company based in Japan, and EnterpriseDB, an enterprise Postgres company, have jointly developed Postgres-XC...

A Practical Guide to Adopting an Open Source Database for Enterprise IT Use

Apr 7, 2010

The drivers and benefits of using open source in the enterprise have been widely documented. Ultimately, enterprise users adopt open source for two...

Terracotta and EnterpriseDB Pump Up Private Cloud Data Management

Apr 5, 2010

Terracotta, a provider of Java application scalability solutions, and EnterpriseDB, which provides enterprise-class products and services based on the...

A Quick Look at the Open Source DBMS Market

Mar 4, 2010

The continuing acceptance and growing usage of Linux as an enterprise computing platform has enlivened the open source community. The term "open...

PostgreSQL Grows Despite Oracle's Claims

Feb 23, 2010

The PostgreSQL faithful would say that their favorite database was always a viable alternative to Oracle, but it took the European Commission to...

Open-source database market shows muscles

Feb 3, 2010

While Sun Microsystems' MySQL gets the limelight, with its 55 percent quarterly billings increase, other open-source database competitors like Ingres...

Database Thought Leaders Divided on Oracle MySQL

Feb 1, 2010

With all of its newly acquired Sun intellectual property and R&D in hand, Oracle is now moving headlong into the server, storage, processor...

10 ways to make your open source database project float

Jan 23, 2010

Harvesting, querying, delivering, enriching and analyzing data is at the heart of every business. However, most organizations are saddled with high...

Is Red Hat Building a Stack with EnterpriseDB Stake?

Oct 27, 2009

For a long time, folks have wondered whether Red Hat will build a software stack; that is, a set of core programs that it makes sense to integrate and...

White Ties And Red Hats At EnterpriseDB

Oct 27, 2009

"Is it here to stay?" has to be one of the most common questions enterprise users ask when considering Open Source options for their business needs...

Red Hat Investing in EnterpriseDB

Oct 27, 2009

Linux leader Red Hat (NYSE:RHT) is investing in open source database vendor EnterpriseDB, the official announcement is set for release on Tuesday...

Database wars revisited

Aug 13, 2009

In October 2004, at a conference for technology industry executives held in Santa Barbara, California, Oracle president Charles Phillips delivered a...

EnterpriseDB pushes performance, Oracle compatibility with updated database

Jun 16, 2009

EnterpriseDB launched the latest version of its Postgres Plus Advanced Server database June 16 with an eye toward improving performance and...

EnterpriseDB smoothes way for Oracle app migration

Jun 16, 2009

EnterpriseDB, which has commercialized the PostgreSQL open source database, announced on Tuesday the fifth version of its Postgres Plus Advanced...

Alfresco partners with EnterpriseDB, supports PostgreSQL

Jun 10, 2009

Enterprise Content Management specialist, Alfresco Software and EnterpriseDB Corporation, are partnering to offer Alfresco Enterprise for use with...

Deal Radar: EnterpriseDB

May 18, 2009

Deal Radar kicks the week off with yet another open source company, but one with rather large aspirations. EnterpriseDB was formed in an attempt to...

EnterpriseDB's big boost from IBM only part of the story

Apr 25, 2009

EnterpriseDB has had a steady build as an Oracle-compatible alternative DBMS. IT Market Strategy had a chance to catch up with Andy Astor, co-founder...

IBM gets compatible with Oracle, via EnterpriseDB

Apr 22, 2009

IBM may have lost out on buying Sun to Oracle, but it's taking aim at Oracle in a different way today - database compatibility. EnterpriseDB which is...

Oracle-Sun deal promising for database startups

Apr 22, 2009

Although its buyout has led to plenty of uncertainty, Sun Microsystems Inc.’s database partners see more opportunity than danger in the company’s sale...

IBM® puts Oracle to the sword with EnterpriseDB

Apr 22, 2009

The bigger news, however, may be IBM's partnership with EnterpriseDB, the commercial backer of the open-source PostgreSQL database, to embed...

'2009 Future of Open Source' survey says database technology leads open source adoption

Mar 24, 2009

InfoWorld's Open Source Business Conference (OSBC) - Today at OSBC, a panel of top experts in the commercial open source industry, including...

EnterpriseDB finds its Postgres feet against Oracle

Nov 7, 2008

In June 2008, EnterpriseDB named Ed Boyajian, former Red Hat executive, as its CEO. At the time I had lost interest in EnterpriseDB and wondered why...

Open source database adoption may be linked to economy

Oct 23, 2008

Open-source databases such as Ingres, MySQL and PostgreSQL may see increased adoption as businesses look to minimize costs in the wake of the economic...