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Perspective on the Release of PostgreSQL 11
Oct 23, 2018
Looking back at recent releases of the PostgreSQL database it is interesting to speculate whether there is an overall theme and if you can tie it to...
Why Do We Install As Root?
Sep 11, 2018
A couple of common questions I hear from customers (usually long-time users of a particular database from Redwood) via our guys in the field is “why...
Deciding on Your Open Source Strategy
Jan 4, 2018
When it comes to enterprises deciding on whether to adopt open source software or commercial software based on open source it can lead to fierce...
Postgres 10 is a Milestone Reflecting the Vitality of this Open Source Community
Nov 2, 2017
The world in which PostgreSQL operates today is very different from its origins in 1986. Where once PostgreSQL might have been considered an academic...
Integrating Nagios with EDB Postgres Enterprise Manager
Nov 16, 2016
A cornerstone of the Management Suite in the EDB Postgres Platform is EDB Postgres Enterprise Manager (PEM). The suite provides key management,...
pgAdmin 4 - The Elephant Nears the Finish Line
Apr 26, 2016
As you may know, many of us from the pgAdmin team have been hard at work on pgAdmin 4 for some time now. pgAdmin 4 is a complete rewrite of pgAdmin (...
The story of pgAdmin
Dec 7, 2014
I’m often asked how I first became involved in PostgreSQL , and how the pgAdmin project got started. Much as I’m happy to tell the story over beer, it becomes tedious to do so over email after the first half-dozen or so times. So in a vain attempt to save my fingers from future carpal tunnel syndrome, here’s the tale...
StackBuilder Package Updates
Oct 5, 2011
If you've ever used one of the PostgreSQL installers for v8.2 or above, either the old Windows MSI installer or the newer "one click" installers that...
Postgres Enterprise Manager; I love it when a plan comes together
Aug 23, 2011
After 9 months of heads-down work, I'm glad to finally be able to talk about the project I and a number of colleagues here at EnterpriseDB have been...
PostgreSQL 9.1, meet MySQL
Aug 1, 2011
So having spent the last few months with my head buried deep in a project at work, I finally managed to get back to my previous hacking on SQL/MED at...
Postgres, Passwords and Installers
Jul 28, 2010
By far the most common issues we see reported with the "one-click" PostgreSQL installers that we build here at EnterpriseDB are password related. In this post I'll explain what the passwords are, why we need them, and how to reset them. Superuser Password
Comparing VoltDB to Postgres, Postgres Plus Advanced Server
May 27, 2010
I've been asked a few times recently for my opinion on VoltDB , the new database server architected by the 'father' of Postgres, Dr. Michael Stonebraker so rather than repeating myself over and over again it seems like a good idea to write it all down.
Postgres vs. SQL Server
May 7, 2010
A colleague of mine (thanks Jimbo!) pointed me towards a benchmark comparison of Postgres 8.3.8 on RHEL 5.4 versus SQL Server 2008 R2 on Windows...

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Ken Rugg is EDB's Chief Product and Strategy Officer and is charged with leading the company's...

Bruce Momjian is a co-founder of the PostgreSQL Global Development Group, and has worked on Po...

Robert is Chief Architect, Database Server, employed at EnterpriseDB as well as a PostgreSQL C...

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