KT Corporation is South Korea’s largest telephone services and broadband provider and played a significant role in that nation’s rapid and widespread adoption of digital communication technologies. The company sells wired and wireless phone services, high-speed Internet services, Internet Protocol Television (IPTV), voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) and wireless broadband (WiBro) services.
High costs and vendor lock-in prompted the infrastructure architects to consider alternatives for the database. That led the team to open source-based Postgres Plus Advanced Server from EnterpriseDB (EDB) and a relationship that has expanded in recent years along with the Postgres footprint at ABN AMRO.
Ericsson CMS is a comprehensive platform for the end-to-end management of content operations for the television industry. In order to keep pace with the increasing demands for volume and performance, the organization replaced its legacy database system with EDB Postgres Advanced Server to ensure scalability, increase performance and reduce operational costs.