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Insights into the PostgreSQL industry from EDB and third-party analysts

Configuring and Tuning PostgreSQL and EDB Postgres Advanced Server - Guide for Windows Users

These recommendations for tuning for EDB Postgres Advanced Server (EPAS) and PostgreSQL represent a starting point. Benchmarks and other measurements are required for proper tuning. This document is not intended to be an exhaustive list of configuration settings or recommendations, only the most

Configuring and Tuning PostgreSQL and EDB Postgres Advanced Server - Guide for Linux Users

These recommendations for tuning for EDB Postgres Advanced Server (EPAS) and PostgreSQL represent a starting point. Benchmarks and other measurements are required for proper tuning. This document is not intended to be an exhaustive list of configuration settings or recommendations, only the most

Highly Available PostgreSQL with Physical (Streaming) Replication

This white paper discusses the scenarios when designing a High Availability architecture for PostgreSQL. It looks at the desirable features and benefits of delivering High Availability in a business environment. Finally, it proposes an architecture that delivers on the above.

5 Fragen Zu Hochverfügbarkeit Im Datenbankumfeld

Die Minimierung von Ausfallzeit im Datenbankumfeld ist von entscheidender Bedeutung für Unternehmen, die 24/7-Betrieb haben und kontinuierlichen Zugriff auf geschäftskritische Daten gewährleisten müssen. Die Anwendungsfälle von Datenbanken mit Hochverfügbarkeit reichen von Finanzdienstleistern bis

5 Questions A Se Poser Pour Rendre Vos Bases De Donnees Hautement Disponibles

La haute disponibilité des bases de données est essentielle pour les applications critiques de toute entreprise nécessitant un accès 24h/24, 7j/7. Les cas d’usage relatifs à la haute disponibilité peuvent varier entre une entreprise du secteur financier ou du secteur des télécommunications, mais le

Security Best Practices for PostgreSQL

This white paper presents a framework and a series of recommendations to secure and protect a PostgreSQL database. We discuss a layered security model that addresses physical security, network security, host access control, database access management, and data security. While all of these aspects

Gartner Report: Top Trends in Data and Analytics 2020

Analysts at Gartner outline the key data and analytics trends in 2020 driving ways to innovate and find opportunity in a time of global uncertainty. Read this report which we believe will help you stay abreast of trends that will help scale business impact, transform deployment, and increase data value.

5 Ways to Get More From PostgreSQL

This eBook explores 5 important tactics to help IT Managers and DBAs better manage PostgreSQL deployments and ultimately get the most out of Postgres.

Magic Quadrant for Operational Database Management Systems

Read the Gartner 2019 OPDBMS Magic Quadrant to learn more about EDB and the database market, such as: an analysis of vendor strengths and cautions; customer perspectives on OPDBMS vendors; and insight into trends shaping the OPDBMS industry.

Multitenancy Options in Postgres

Typically, multitenancy refers to a software application that serves multiple distinct groups of users sharing a single instance of running software. From a database perspective, this means that a single instance of a database is used by multiple applications. If you have a use for such a

The Realities of Managing Your Database Licensing Relationship with Oracle

Are you facing increased licensing complexity, rising costs, and fearing audit risk? Take a closer look at the issues of managing a database licensing relationship with Oracle®.

Performance Comparison of MongoDB vs. PostgreSQL

This report was produced by Ongres and compares the performance of PostgreSQL and MongoDB. It features in depth analysis along with the supporting data and source code for three different benchmarks: Transaction - A custom benchmark that models an airline reservation system Sysbench - For OLTP

5 Key Decisions to Make When Moving Your Oracle Workloads to the Cloud

If you have your eye on moving your Oracle databases to the cloud, you have a lot of choices to make and options to consider. We’ve outlined five key decision points to help you navigate your choices and enable your success. Download our Tech Guide.

Technical Comparison of EDB Postgres Enterprise and Oracle Enterprise

This eBook compares in depth the capabilities in both Oracle Enterprise Edition and EDB Postgres Enterprise across key feature categories including: capacities, partitioning, data types, indexes, SQL capabilities and extensions, HA, performance, scalability, security, integration, application

6 Things a Developer Should Know About Postgres

In this tech guide, we describe six things that a developer should know about in terms of how easy it is to install, work with, and deploy Postgres as well as the unique capabilities and wide range of features that Postgres offers.

A Discussion of High Availability Options for Postgres in Containers

Clustered containers running Postgres require a controller to monitor and manage the cluster. This document aims to compare EFM, Patroni, and Stolon and the features they offer.

5 Ways to Put Open Source to Work

As a financial services provider, how do you best align your technology investments to your customers’ 24/7 expectations? Modernization and reinvestment in innovation are key. We countdown five ways you can put open source databases to work to enable these goals for your organization.

Financial Services Looks to Open Source

Today’s financial services institutions must innovate and evolve their technology to remain competitive during a time of great disruption.

A Comparative Analysis of EDB Postgres vs. MariaDB

In this report, we compare EDB Postgres™ and MariaDB on their respective capabilities for six crucial enterprise requirements. Specifically, we compare the EDB Postgres Enterprise Platform Version 11 to MariaDB X3, as of March 2019, examining key components of each requirement and assessing the

5 Questions To Ask When Designing Highly Available Databases

High availability databases are essential to organizations depending on mission-critical, 24/7 access. If you’re tasked with designing a highly available database, we detail five questions you need to consider before taking action.