The Coolest Database System Companies Of The 2021 Big Data 100
Part 4 of CRN’s Big Data 100 includes a look at the vendors solution providers should know in the big data database system space.
Top Executive: President, CEO Ed Boyajian
EDB offers the EDB Postgres Advanced Server, an enterprise-scale database based on the open-source PostgreSQL database. EDB’s software is compatible with Oracle’s flagship database product and EDB markets its database as a lower-cost alternative.
The company, based in Bedford, Mass., also provides a series of related products including Postgres Enterprise Manager and automated backup/recovery, replication and cluster management services for PostgresSQL.
In September EDB acquired 2ndQuadrant, a U.K. provider of PostgreSQL solutions and tools.