The rapidly growing adoption of cloud database services demonstrates how the platform can satisfy the needs of a variety of different users and workloads. Postgres is the leading enterprise-class open source alternative to proprietary relational database products, both on-premise and in the cloud. Advances over the past three years have added powerful new features and capabilities for evolving data challenges.
So how does a cloud database support a wide range of users and workloads? Answering this question requires identifying the stakeholders making demands on the cloud database. In addition to the challenges inherent to their roles, each of the following end users is also under pressure to leverage technology more strategically.
In other words, these stakeholders need to choose technology that gets the job done better, faster and cheaper. Read the rest of this entry »Tweet