Postgres has transformed in recent years with advancing capabilities and new tools. While features and capabilities have encouraged more and larger enterprises to deploy Postgres for a wider range of workloads, the tools have helped DBAs manage and expand their databases. A remaining challenge for DBAs, however, was the complex process of setting up backup and recovery processes for Postgres.
Fortunately, if you’re a DBA or System Administrator working with Postgres, your life is about to get a lot easier. EnterpriseDB (EDB) has spent the last few weeks working with some customers and partners, like K.K Ashisuto in Japan, to review our new EDB Backup and Recovery Tool (BART), and I am excited to say we have released the first version of the tool as Generally Available earlier this week. EDB BART greatly simplifies what has until now been a time-consuming process and one that was overly dependent on the capabilities and experience of individuals. EDB BART supports both community PostgreSQL and EDB’s Postgres Plus Advanced Server. Read the rest of this entry »Tweet