EnterpriseDB and Ingres just reported banner years, suggesting that open source is thriving beyond MySQL in the database market.
The research firm is projecting the global open-source database to top $1 billion by 2013.
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.
Which open-source database do you use?
Open-source databases may still be small potatoes compared with Oracle, but you have to start somewhere.
According to a 451 Group report, open-source databases aren't having much of an effect on traditional enterprises. Is this a bad thing?
PostgreSQL-based company raises funds, refreshes open-source and commercial versions of Oracle-compatible databases.
On the heels of Sun's $1 billion acquisition of MySQL, company's former chief plays ups the benefits of open vs. closed software.
Palamida accuses rival Black Duck of "blatant plagiarism" of a database of open-source projects. Black Duck says it only used a "small slice."
Open-source databases like MySQL and Postgres are ready for serious production applications. Why waste money on Oracle or DB2?