Luxms at PostgresConf Silicon Valley

Oct 25 2018

Luxms joined PostgresConf Silicon Valley on October 15-16, 2018.

Postgres gains popularity as a powerful, open source database with 30+ years of active development. The conference program focused on sharing PostgreSQL experience in developing, operations and data. Among the most noticeable of PostgresConf Silicon Valley participants were Pivotal, YugaByte DB, AgensGraph, Timescale.

Pivotal is the maker of Pivotal Greenplum, the world’s first fully-featured, multi-cloud, massively parallel processing (MPP) data analytics platform based on the open source Greenplum Database and Postgres. Greenplum is rapidly merging newer releases of Postgres. YugaByte DB is a promising database for high performance applications that require ACID transactions and very large-scale data distribution. AgensGraph is a graph database management system that allows to combine relational algebra with graphs. Timescale is an open-source time-series database powered by PostgreSQL that gains huge traction from IoT community.

Discussions with conference guests confirmed that there’s a strong demand for DBA tools integrated with emerging next-generation databases of PostgreSQL family.

Link to the official web site of PostgresConf Silicon Valley.