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EDB Postgres System Properties

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NameEDB Postgres
DescriptionThe EDB Postgres Platform is an enterprise-class data management platform based on the open source database PostgreSQL with flexible deployment options and Oracle compatibility features, complemented by tool kits for management, integration, and migration.
Primary database modelRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Spatial DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score2.06
Rank#124  Overall
#60  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.enterprisedb.com
Technical documentationwww.enterprisedb.com/­edb-docs
DeveloperEnterpriseDB
Initial release2005
Current release14, December 2021
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial infoBSD for PostgreSQL-components
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceno
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

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Implementation languageC
Server operating systemsLinux
Windows
Data schemeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyes
XML support infoSome form of processing data in XML format, e.g. support for XML data structures, and/or support for XPath, XQuery or XSLT.yes infospecific XML-type available, but no XML query functionality.
Secondary indexesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infostandard with numerous extensions
APIs and other access methodsADO.NET
JDBC
native C library
ODBC
streaming API for large objects
Supported programming languages.Net
C
C++
Delphi
Java
Perl
PHP
Python
Tcl
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresuser defined functions inforealized in proprietary language PL/pgSQL or with common languages like Perl, Python, Tcl etc.
Triggersyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodeshorizontal partitioning infoby hash, list or range
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsno
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of dataACID
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes, multi-version concurrency control (MVCC)
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.no
User concepts infoAccess controlfine grained access rights according to SQL-standard
More information provided by the system vendor
EDB Postgres
Specific characteristics

PostgreSQL with added Security, Performance, DBA, Developer, and Oracle compatibile features.

Competitive advantages

Complete Postgres platform with enterprise-class Postgres, Management, Integration, Migration Tools and expert professional support. Multiple deployment options including bare metal, virtualized machines and private/public cloud.

Typical application scenarios

New applications for transactional, reporting and mixed workloads that need to integrate with other data in Oracle, Hadoop, MySQL and MongoDB and be deployed in a wide variety of environments.

Key customers

MasterCard, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Ericsson, AT&T, Alibaba, Korea Telecom and ABN AMRO.

Market metrics

Listed in Gartner Magic Quadrant 2013-2018 with over 4,000 customers.

Licensing and pricing models

Open Source and Commercial core based licensing.

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