Blogs

17 Aug

EDB BART – A Reliever Tool for DBAs

pratima

First of all, let me tell you what EDB BART is? It’s a backup and recovery feature exclusively launched by EDB Postgres in 2014 to eliminate the human errors occurred during any backup processes. EDB BART was built on the pg_basebackup which allows us to take complete hot physical backups of the PostgreSQL or PPAS databases. EDB has been continuously improvising the tool to make it customer friendly. In 2016, EDB enhanced and released BART with usability and performance features like […]

Prathima Mulpuri

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17 Aug

How Open Source technologies are shaping Customers today?

saurav

Open source is future, they say. In more ways than one it stands absolutely true. It has been well accepted across industries since ages but a lot of enterprises took time to open up to open source. Today however, there is an overwhelming response from banking, insurance & retail enterprises to embrace open source tools and technologies to solve their business problems. Very recently, we delivered 2 projects for one of Singapore’s top Insurance companies. We were able to provide the […]

Saurav Mitra

17
Aug
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17 Aug

You Don’t Need Every Feature of Your Previous Database

Bruce

In a March blog post I talked about the mismatch between what people expect from Postgres in terms of hints, and what exists. In this blog post I would like to cover the more general case of when people should expect feature parity with their previous database, and when such expectations are unreasonable. First, imagine if every database had the features of every other database — that would be great for compatibility but terrible for usability. You would have so many ways of […]

Bruce Momjian

17
Aug
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17 Aug

Announcing the new release of Docker Enterprise Edition

docker blog

We are excited to share the new release of Docker Enterprise Edition. By supporting IBM Z and Windows Server 2016, this release puts us further in the lead with the first Containers-as-a-Service (CaaS) solution in the market for the modernization of all applications without disruption to you and your IT environment.     Docker Enterprise Edition (EE) 17.06 embraces Windows, Linux and Linux-based mainframe applications, bringing the key benefits of CaaS to the enterprise application portfolio. Most enterprises manage a diverse set of applications […]

Vivek Saraswat

17
Aug
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17 Aug

Pentaho Debuts on Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools

donna_prlich

At Pentaho, we pride ourselves on being data challenge agnostic when it comes to the technologies and data sources customers can leverage to achieve analytic business outcomes. Doing this means our customers are freed from the hindrances of data and continue to increase analytics insight as they drive towards strategic initiatives. Pentaho started a journey over 5 years ago as a thought leader and innovator in the big data integration and analytics market. Our open source foundation spurred an early understanding […]

Donna Prlich

17
Aug
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17 Aug

Artificial Intelligence – is it the future?

Rekha Ramaswamy

During a chat with a senior executive of one of Europe’s largest auto majors, we talked about how our ongoing discussion on Docker is a part of and would help enable making driverless trucks a reality by 2020 using telematics. What was only a concept until sometime ago, is becoming a reality sooner that we thought. This piqued my interest to find out more about AI and this article aims to shed some light on it. What is AI? Wikipedia states […]

Rekha Ramaswamy

17
Aug
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