Why enterprises are moving from Oracle to Azure Database for Postgres | Saurabh Modi | Ignite 2019

Why enterprises are moving from Oracle to Azure Database for Postgres | Saurabh Modi | Ignite 2019

As companies evolve to their digital transformation, many also choose to modernize their data estate to better fit their elastic cloud-centric architecture. We are seeing a growing trend for enterprises who have historically relied on Oracle to move to a more flexible, lower cost and cloud-centric database architecture. Many of these are selecting Azure Postgres, particularly for transactional and low-latency business analytics. This session explores why customers are making this choice: the benefits of this move, as well as several business/technology strategies for making the move successful.

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Azure Postgres

November 06, 2019
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    Classified as Microsoft Confidential PostgreSQL is more popular than ever

    loved wanted https://insights.stackoverflow.com/survey/2019?utm_source=so-owned&utm_medium=blog&utm_campaign=dev-survey-2019&utm_content=launch-blog https://db-engines.com/en/blog_post/76 https://db-engines.com/en/ranking_trend/system/PostgreSQL DBMS of the Year DB-Engines’ ranking of PostgreSQL popularity PostgreSQL is more popular than ever
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    Classified as Microsoft Confidential PostgreSQL is more popular than ever

    Why PostgreSQL? Open source Proven resilience & stability enterprise-ready • Extensible and tooling Rich feature set • Rich indexing and data types, including geospatial
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    Classified as Microsoft Confidential Azure Database for PostgreSQL is available

    in two deployment options Single Server Fully-managed, single-node PostgreSQL Example use cases • Apps with JSON, geospatial support, or full-text search • Transactional and operational analytics workloads • Cloud-native apps built with modern frameworks Hyperscale (Citus) High-performance Postgres for scale out Example use cases • Scaling PostgreSQL multi-tenant, SaaS apps • Real-time operational analytics • Building high throughput transactional apps Enterprise-ready, fully managed community PostgreSQL with built-in HA and multi-layered security
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    Classified as Microsoft Confidential M A N A G E

    D C O M M U N I T Y V E R S I O N Focus on your apps by leaving the management and patching of your infrastructure and database to an enterprise- ready cloud service with: • Automatic updates • Automatic security fixes • Automatic new feature updates MySQL: 5.6, 5.7, and 8.0 (public preview) PostgreSQL: 9.5, 9.6, 10, and 11 MariaDB: 10.2