EDB launches integrated open source-based database management platform

Postgres database company EnterpriseDB has released the EDB Postgresâ„¢ platform, an enterprise class, integrated open source-based database management platform, the company said.

The platform enables a wide range of deployment topologies; integrates EDB´s mature, enterprise-ready Postgres database with other leading data management solutions; and offers a specialized partner ecosystem for new, more agile deployment models.

EDB has developed a strategic partner ecosystem with leading hardware, software, and service providers to ensure a range of deployment options for end users. EDB also has developed partnerships with Amazon; Google; and Aliyun, the cloud computing division of Alibaba, so that customers have the flexibility to choose an on-premises, cloud or hybrid deployment model. The ability to move workloads seamlessly on and off the cloud, worldwide, as needed, provides enterprises with the flexibility to respond more quickly to shifting demands among internal constituencies.

Among hardware providers, EDB teams with IBM, HP Enterprise, and Dell, working with those companies to certify EDB Postgres for high-performance computing environments as new platforms have been introduced.

EDB Postgres platform enables integration across different databases but it also supports combining unstructured data from NoSQL solutions with corporate, transactional data in structured, relational systems.

EDB provides Postgres software and services that enable enterprises to reduce their reliance on costly traditional solutions and slash their database spend by up to 80 percent. Based in Bedford, MA, EDB is backed by private investors.