EnterpriseDB Launches Comprehensive Online Training Program for Postgres Database Professionals

Date -2009-02-25

EnterpriseDB Launches Comprehensive Online Training Program for Postgres Database Professionals


Online Courses for DBAs, Developers, and Enterprise Architects Available Immediately


METUCHEN, N.J., Feb. 25, 2009 - EnterpriseDB, the leading enterprise open source database company, today announced the availability of a suite of online training courses for Postgres professionals. Led by EnterpriseDB's expert instructors, the new courses are designed to fit the tight budgets and busy schedules of both DBAs and database application developers. The online courses are appropriate for Postgres Plus users as well as users of the PostgreSQL community database, providing a thorough foundation for students who intend to pursue EnterpriseDB's Postgres Plus certifications. More information about the online courses' content and schedules is available at www.enterprisedb.com/products-services-training/training.

Online Postgres Training

EnterpriseDB will initially deliver its two most popular courses, Introduction to Postgres Plus Database Administration and Introduction to Postgres Plus Development, in the online format. During 2009, the company will add advanced courses to the online curriculum, including Postgres Plus Advanced Database Administration and Postgres Plus Performance and Scalability.

"Today's economic climate requires IT organizations to quickly master critical new technologies in an efficient, cost-effective way," said Ed Boyajian, chief executive officer, EnterpriseDB. "Our online curriculum will help database professionals quickly develop Postgres Plus and PostgreSQL expertise, without the costs and downtime associated with traditional site-based technology training."

Postgres Plus online courses are delivered in three- and four-day segments, depending on the topic. The format combines instructor-led lectures, lab exercises, and lab review sessions. Classes are limited in size to assure that each student receives a premium-quality learning experience.

Availability and Pricing

Enrollment is currently open for online courses scheduled for March through May, 2009, and can be arranged by calling EnterpriseDB at +1-732-331-1300. Courses are priced at $2,495 per student. For a limited time, EnterpriseDB is offering promotional pricing of $1,995 for the Introduction to Postgres Plus Database Administration course, a 20% savings. Training coordinators and project managers can also purchase blocks of online class seats or schedule onsite training courses by contacting EnterpriseDB at the above number or sending an email to sales@enterprisedb.com.

About EnterpriseDB

EnterpriseDB is the leading provider of enterprise-class products and services based on PostgreSQL, the world's most advanced open source database. The company's Postgres Plus products are ideally suited for transaction-intensive applications requiring superior performance, massive scalability, and compatibility with proprietary database products. EnterpriseDB has offices in North America, Europe, and Asia. The company was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Metuchen, N.J. For more information, please call +1-732-331-1300 or visit www.enterprisedb.com.

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