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open-source databases


Open-source database market shows muscles

EnterpriseDB and Ingres just reported banner years, suggesting that open source is thriving beyond MySQL in the database market.

By February 3, 2009


Gartner targets $1 billion in open-source database revenue by 2013

The research firm is projecting the global open-source database to top $1 billion by 2013.

By December 8, 2008


NASA turns to open-source problem-tracking databases

The space agency will begin using new software written using Bugzilla tools to track and analyze problems with the Space Shuttle and Space Station programs.

By November 14, 2008


Which open-source database do you use?

Which open-source database do you use?

By May 16, 2008


Report: Open-source databases on the rise

Open-source databases may still be small potatoes compared with Oracle, but you have to start somewhere.

By April 8, 2008


Open source's "superficial impact" on the database market

According to a 451 Group report, open-source databases aren't having much of an effect on traditional enterprises. Is this a bad thing?

By March 27, 2008


IBM invests in open-source database firm EnterpriseDB

PostgreSQL-based company raises funds, refreshes open-source and commercial versions of Oracle-compatible databases.

By March 25, 2008


MySQL-chief-cum-Sun-database-head talks open source

On the heels of Sun's $1 billion acquisition of MySQL, company's former chief plays ups the benefits of open vs. closed software.

By March 24, 2008


Palamida: Rival snitched open-source database

Palamida accuses rival Black Duck of "blatant plagiarism" of a database of open-source projects. Black Duck says it only used a "small slice."

By October 24, 2007


Open-source databases ready for prime time? But of course

Open-source databases like MySQL and Postgres are ready for serious production applications. Why waste money on Oracle or DB2?

By August 16, 2007