PostgreSQL community is very vibrant and PostgreSQL adoption in the enterprises is increasing at very healthy pace. We are excited to project our plans for the global PostgreSQL ecosystem and highlight our high-availability solutions and support programs.
San Jose, CA (PRWEB) February 28, 2008
Continuent, Inc., the leading provider of commercial open source middleware solutions for database high-availability and scalability, today announced its sponsorship of the PostgreSQL Conference East 08. The conference takes place March 29-30, 2008, in the Computer and Space Sciences Building at the University of Maryland College Park, and is designed allow contributors, current users and future users/developers to learn and network.
"This is the second year we are happy to sponsor The PostgreSQL Community Conference series," said Eero Teerikorpi, CEO at Continuent. "PostgreSQL community is very vibrant and PostgreSQL adoption in the enterprises is increasing at very healthy pace. We are excited to project our plans for the global PostgreSQL ecosystem and highlight our high-availability solutions and support programs."
"Our goal is to establish a series of forums for local developers, administrators and users to mingle with leading PostgreSQL contributors," said Joshua D. Drake, PostgreSQL SPI Liaison. "We appreciate Continuent's sponsorship and effort advocating PostgreSQL use in business critical solutions. We are using the conferences to raise funds to further development of PostgreSQL. The sponsorship money we raise is used to support code efforts, advocacy efforts and community building."
At the conference, Robert Hodges, CTO at Continuent, will be delivering his talk on Scale-Out Benchmarks for PostgreSQL. His talk presents new open source tools that allow users to set up and run database scale-out benchmarks easily.
For more information about Continuent products, visit http://www.continuent.com. For information on Continuent's involvement in the open source community, visit http://www.continuent.org. Learn more about PostgreSQL East 08 by visiting http://www.postgresqlconference.org.
Continuent provides continuous data availability. Continuent develops and markets commercial Continuent uni/cluster products and services based on Sequoia, a database-neutral, open source database-clustering project (http://www.continuent.org). Continuent's commercial open source solutions are currently available for EnterpriseDB™, MySQL® and PostgreSQL. Continuent's Sequoia open source solutions are available for Microsoft® SQL Server, Oracle®, IBM® DB2®, and Sybase®. Continuent is headquartered in San Jose, CA, with research labs in Finland and France. For more information, please visit http://www.continuent.com.
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