EnterpriseDB (EDB) has received many questions regarding our support of a new PostgreSQL feature under development named BDR (Bi-Directional Replication). This blog post is intended to help Postgres users better understand this feature and their choices for Postgres replication solutions, including our own EDB xDB Replication Server.
BDR is a PostgreSQL replication feature under development. BDR will provide multi-master replication between two or more PostgreSQL servers and is built on top of a new PostgreSQL 9.4 core technology called Logical Decoding. Logical Decoding looks very promising in enabling a variety of new capabilities in PostgreSQL, one of which is BDR. Read the rest of this entry »Tweet