EnterpriseDB releases EDB Ark database-as-a-service

Postgres Vision, EnterpriseDB® (EDB™) has announced the general availability of EDB Ark™, a Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) for hybrid cloud deployments of Postgres to private and public clouds, the company said.

In addition, EDB Ark will integrate with the leading cloud-native platform, Pivotal Cloud Foundry®.

EDB Ark simplifies the process of provisioning robust Postgres deployments, while taking advantage of the benefits of cloud computing. When used with EDB Postgres Advanced Server, EDB Ark also provides compatibility with Oracle®, offering dramatic cost savings and competitive advantages.

EDB Ark gives IT managers the ideal combination of deployment flexibility with centralized control and monitoring, while providing developers point-and-click simplicity, flexibility, and speed.

EDB provides PostgreSQL software and services that enable enterprises to reduce their reliance on costly traditional solutions and slash their database spend by up to 80% or more. It is based in Bedford, Massachusetts.