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FOSS is __FUN__: The Fifth Freedom, Part 2

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Stallman's classic definition of open source speaks of the four freedoms -- the freedom to run the program in any way one likes, the...

Installing and Using PostgreSQL Modules

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In this article, we will learn how to install and use the PostgreSQL modules chkpass, fuzzystrmatch, isn and hstore. Modules add different capabilities to...

FOSS is __FUN__: Get the Basics Right

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A few thoughts about databases in general... and some rants about the good old ways. There are a plethora of free/open source databases around, from...

Postgres-XC — A PostgreSQL Clustering Solution

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What started with a simple relational database system, is expanding its horizons by developing new technology that satiates the ever-increasing need for more data...

Partitioning in PostgreSQL

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Partitioning refers to splitting a large table into smaller pieces. This article covers the basics of partitioning in PostgreSQL. Currently, PostgreSQL supports range and list...

Kerala State Electricity Board Saves a Whopping Rs 8 Crore, Using...

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Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) switched to open source solutions only a few years back, and now, not only manages the accounting and billing...

IT Service Provider Turns to PostgreSQL for Scalability

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A S Kumaresan, an Enterprise DB contest winner, tells LINUX For You why PostgreSQL was an obvious choice for an ICT provider. When a client...

A Media Organisation Keeps Its Data Safe with PostgreSQL

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Bineeta Guharoy ,one of the EnterpriseDB PostgreSQL contest winners, shares her views on why she trusts PostgreSQL to keep critical data safe. A media house...

A Telecom Service Provider Handles Huge Volumes of Data Using PostgreSQL

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A telecom service provider searching for a scalable database solution to handle a humongous database, found its answer in PostgreSQL. Siddhartha Singh, one of...

NIT-C Students Use PostgreSQL to Design Their Own Video Repository

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The students of NIT-C, who were one of the winners of the EnterpriseDB PostgreSQL contest, share with the LINUX For You team how they...