Jun 2014

Advances in technology and increased enterprise momentum have generated more and more queries from Oracle, DB2 and SQL Server users exploring PostgreSQL (also known simply as Postgres) for their database needs. Microsoft SQL Server users in particular have been very active in 2014, possibly due to recent changes in Microsoft pricing, or like so...

Mar 2014

Evan Quinn, a leading database management system (DBMS) analyst now at Enterprise Management Associates, put out a February 2014 report examining the rise and growing prominence of PostgreSQL. His report includes commentary from Bruce Momjian, co-founder of the PostgreSQL community Global Development Group, on the history and stability of the...

Nov 2013

This white paper discusses many of the database-related pressures faced by IT managers today with regard to usage and costs. It reviews how every IT organization can find a class of applications for open source database adoption, and then use that experience to determine how wide and deep their open source database deployments can go to to...

Aug 2011

Research shows the typical DBA is responsible for an average of 35 databases with the trend only moving upward. Recognizing this issue, EnterpriseDB has introduced the first enterprise-architected management tool for DBAs who are looking to widely adopt Postgres in their enterprise and desire the same type of management capabilities they get...

Apr 2011

The use cases of replication can be many, however the core reasons that replication is used are the following: simple backup, sharded or read scale-out architecture, business intelligence / reporting, and simple high availability. This paper provides an overview of EnterpriseDB’s xDB Replication Server, describes how the solution functions, and...