The EDB Postgres Platform is Now Certified on the MapR Converged Data Platform

“Digital business is demanding more complex applications that dig deeper into enterprise data streams, but there’s also constant pressure to cut costs while still delivering solutions that maintain enterprise-class quality,” said Kenneth Rugg, Chief Product and Strategy Officer, EDB. “As an open source-based vendor, EDB provides enterprises with cost-effective licensing and world-class solutions and support. Combining forces with MapR strengthens the options enterprises have for building data-driven scale-out strategies.” 

The EDB Postgres Platform is an integrated open source-based database management platform that features all of the components for integrating and managing structured and unstructured data in a single platform. The MapR Converged Data Platform provides an enterprise-grade solution to store, analyze, and manage data across multiple locations with security, availability, high performance, and multi-tenancy. As a result of EDB’s certification with MapR, joint customers now have access to a global data fabric supporting a wide diversity of data types for both analytics and operations with enterprise-class performance, backup and recovery, and management.

“MapR is emerging as the de facto standard for scaling containerized applications cost effectively,” said Vikram Gupta, Senior Director, Product Management, MapR. “We address the biggest obstacle today for organizations and enable applications to scale elastically to meet business requirements with high availability and full data protection.”

The MapR Converged Data Platform also makes it easy for stateful containers and microservices to easily store and access container data for agility and faster time-to-value.  

Product certification is part of the MapR Converge Partners Program and makes it easy for customers to identify partner products certified to work with MapR. Customers can use these products and solutions to lower project risks and realize cost savings over custom built solutions. With hundreds of members worldwide, the MapR Converge Partners Program includes best-of-breed partners with the shared commitment to bring the best expertise and business solution for each unique customer need.