Re: Open Source Database Questions
Date: Tue, 9 Jun 2009 17:12:05 +0200
2009/6/9 Peter Barnett <regdba_at_yahoo.com>
> Because of the current economy we are being encouraged to consider open
> source databases.
> One of the vendors has referenced a JTPCC benchmark which is an open source
> Java version of TPCC. Has anyone heard of JTPCC? Is it in any way truly
> comparable to TPCC? Keep in mind that I am skeptical of TPCC so this may be
> a loaded question.
> Is anyone currently using open source databases in production? Our typical
> database is approximately 200G but the range is 50G to 3.5T. One of our
> typical databases has approximately 200 distinct users at any one time. Any
> thoughts on a sweet spot for open source databases?
> This does all come down to money! I am pretty sure that we will have an
> open source database inhouse by year end. The major question is how best to
> use it.
> Pete Barnett
> Database Technologies Lead
Take a look at enterprisedb, postgresql database with PL/SQL 10g compatibility layer :),
I'm learning a lot about it, and hope to be my principal focus next months
D.Received on Tue Jun 09 2009 - 10:12:05 CDT