Blogs

5 Jun

25 Features your Developers are missing when not using Postgres!

Sameer_Ashnik

I recently met a few prospects who were keen to know what Postgres can offer to their developers which they weren’t already getting while using the contemporary databases. So I thought of putting together a list. Though the list refers to features of Postgres Plus Advanced Server, lot of these features are applicable for PostgreSQL too. I have found great resources and documentation for “how to use” references for most of these features and hence I am not going to repeat […]

Sameer Kumar I Senior Solution Architect, Ashnik

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Jun
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14 May

Does your organisation want to be an Elephant or a Cheetah?

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An elephant, though carries massive strength, the same massive size and its huge body weight makes the elephant difficult to move about with ease or change courses of its direction swiftly. Compare that to a cheetah. They are the fastest land mammals averaging at a speed of 120 km/h. Their shape, agility and the fact that they have strong muscular legs, help them achieve those speeds very easily. To me, an elephant represents a rigid organisation – one who has a […]

Kaustubh Patwardhan, Director I Southeast Asia and Hong Kong, Ashnik

14
May
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14 May

Business has changed, design approach needs to change as well

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After the first wave of computerisation, during the 2nd and 3rd wave, IT started enabling the business and then creating new business models. We have seen the impact of e-commerce and virtual market place and how every business is riding on the technology backbone. I feel time has come to rethink if the technology that was developed in 70s and 80s of last century is good enough to lead the business processes and business models of 2nd decade of 21s century. […]

Sachin Dabir | Founder & Director, Ashnik

14
May
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14 May

Guest Article: Overcoming the Costs of Oracle Migrations

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– By Sandor Klein, Vice President – EnterpriseDB Modern IT organizations face the daunting dilemma of contracting budgets and exploding information demands. Practical economics dictate that these demands cannot continue to be met with expensive, proprietary database technology. By leveraging Postgres with Oracle compatibility, Oracle shops have overcome the three major cost categories of switching – technology, people and IT operations – that have traditionally locked out alternative databases. When combined with EnterpriseDB’s compatibility best practices, Postgres Plus Advanced Server gives […]

Sandor Klein I Manages Sales Operations

14
May
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14 May

What I learnt as a PostgreSQL Trainer

Sameer_Ashnik

Ashnik being the Certified Training Partner of EnterpriseDB, has been taking initiatives to educate and enable PostgreSQL users and customers in ASEAN region. We recently organized public batch trainings in Manila, PH, Kula Lumpur, MY, Singapore and Jakarta, ID. The response was overwhelming. We had participants from different walks of database roles. There were existing customers, open source PostgreSQL users and few others who are considering Postgres Plus as a strong nominee to replace Oracle in their data centres. There were […]

Sameer Kumar I Senior Solution Architect, Ashnik

14
May
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12 May

Tips & Tricks on Tuning Slow Running SQLs in PostgreSQL

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Watch Ashnik’s Google Hangout event on PostgreSQL right here on 28th May 2014, 4.30 pm SGT! Talking on Tips & Tricks on Tuning Slow running SQLs Are slow running SQLs slackening your application? Have a bad performing query and hand and don’t know what to do? Catch us live and keep learning! ADD TO – PL CLICK HERE TO TAKE A QUICK 3-QUESTION SURVEY

Google Hangout

12
May
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