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Containers: Impossible to Ignore and Just Might Change Everything
Oct 25, 2017
Virtual machines are by far the most prevalent deployment model for data centers – close to 99%. What was once a revolutionary idea has transformed...
Power Your Digital Transformation with Application Innovation in the Cloud
Oct 5, 2017
Digital transformation has officially become the key to meeting modern customer expectations. Only two years ago, Don Butler, Executive Director of...
Minimizing Complexity in a Polyglot Persistence World
Aug 3, 2017
Data now comes in a wide variety of formats, giving rise to more heterogeneous data collections, often resulting from a commonly employed strategy of...
An Illustration of JSONB Capabilities in Postgres 9.5
Nov 16, 2016
*/ Postgres introduced JSON and JSONB in versions 9.3 and 9.4, respectively, with JSONB (Binary Javascript Object Notation) being the canonical form...
Open Source Rising: Rapidly Building the Adoption of EDB Postgres with IBM POWER8 and Avnet
May 3, 2016
IBM recently announced RapidBuild, a reseller channel program that enables organizations to adopt trending technologies like cloud, big data and...
MongoDB Adds Postgres and Validates Postgres’ Central Role in Hybrid Data Platform Strategy
Dec 15, 2015
A recent blog post, MongoDB 3.2: Now Powered by PostgreSQL , contained revelations that MongoDB’s newest release, MongoDB 3.2, leverages Postgres to...
Codetransparantie is niet voor watjes
Aug 12, 2015
Oracle’s security chief seems pretty peeved over the prospect of someone other than the company’s own computer scientists finding a vulnerability...
How the NHS can fill its £8bn funding hole
Aug 5, 2015
In the UK General Election fever the National Health Service (NHS) featured prominently with promises to find the £8bn in funding it will require in...
Postgres: van twee NoSQL-walletjes eten
Feb 3, 2015
Standalone NoSQL database solutions are easy to use, fast to deploy, and make getting an application up and running a piece of cake. That’s the sweet...
42% van de databaseprofessionals heeft moeite met het beheren van NoSQL-oplossingen
Jan 30, 2015
Two years ago, my colleague Bruce Momjian wrote that relational databases would adapt to emerging database demands and incorporate the capabilities...
Now Live: PG XDK for Postgres NoSQL App Development
Oct 14, 2014
If you are a Postgres fan, and not living under a rock the past few months, then you have heard the buzz about JSONB coming to PostgreSQL 9.4. You...
Postgres Outperforms MongoDB and Ushers in New Developer Reality
Sep 24, 2014
The newest round of performance comparisons of PostgreSQL and MongoDB produced a near repeat of the results from the first tests that proved...
EDB Makes Open Call for Postgres NoSQL Performance Benchmarks
Jul 24, 2014
EnterpriseDB has begun running comparison tests to help Postgres users better assess the NoSQL capabilities of Postgres. The tests compare PostgreSQL...
Mastering the Postgres Rollout
May 26, 2014
That famous journey began simply—just follow the yellow brick road. But as we all learned, that pretty little lane entered some pretty challenging...
Pit Row: Getting Your Postgres Database to the Starting Line
May 7, 2014
Pay a visit to Pit Row at a race like the Daytona 500 and you’ll find teams crawling around the stock cars carrying bolt blasters, socket wrenches...
It’s Not Your Database Causing Hair Loss
Apr 30, 2014
This may come as surprise to users new to Postgres but your biggest challenge in deploying Postgres for the first time may be your operating system,...

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