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PostgreSQL

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Can PostgreSQL pickup where MySQL left off?

Database company EnterpriseDB introduces a new cloud play for PostgreSQL.

By August 25, 2011

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VMworld opens with new products, new attacks

VMware begins its conference debuting products to manage virtualization for corporations, while Microsoft launches an ad campaign targeting its rival's new licensing policy.

By August 29, 2011

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Why relational databases make sense for big data

Even with all the hype around NoSQL, traditional relational databases still make sense for enterprise applications. Here are four reasons why.

By October 6, 2010

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What Hi5 Networks' PostgreSQL installation tells us about Web 2.0 and open source

Most Web 2.0 companies still think they need to go it alone on open-source IT. Hi5 just demonstrated why they're wrong.

By September 23, 2008

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Apache Cassandra gets boost from Riptano (Q&A)

A new company has launched to support the popular Cassandra open-source database. In this Q&A with Riptano founder Matt Pfeil, we learn why Cassandra makes sense in the new way of Web architecture.

By May 2, 2010

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PostgreSQL vs. MySQL: Who has the best community?

PostgreSQL has a more active community. Does it matter?

By February 26, 2008

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Oracle-Sun deal gets EU approval, finally

After intense antitrust investigation focused on the MySQL database, the European Commission gives an official OK for Oracle to acquire Sun Microsystems.

By January 21, 2010

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PostgreSQL 8.3 designed for better speed

Programmers say the new version of the open-source database is 5 to 30 percent faster and works better on Windows.

By February 4, 2008

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Is it Postgres' time to shine?

EnterpriseDB seems to have figured out that its competition is Oracle in the enterprise, not MySQL in the clouds. This is a good start.

By October 12, 2009

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Mickos letter to EU: Approve Oracle-Sun deal

The full text of Mårten Mickos' letter to European Commissioner for Competition, Neelie Kroes, encouraging the approval of Oracle's acquisition of Sun Microsystems.

By October 8, 2009