Postgres survey podcast


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In this slidecast, Ed Boyajian from EnterpriseDB presents: Postgres - A Tipping Point?

"PostgreSQL is the #1 enterprise-class open source database with a feature set comparable to the major proprietary RDBMS vendors and a customer list that spans every industry. EnterpriseDB’s Postgres Plus solutions let you confidently develop and deploy PostgreSQL-backed applications that scale all the way from embedded solutions to massive OLTP and data warehouse systems that serve thousands of users."

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  • Comparing the Solution A: 2 x BL890c i2 (8/32) with Oracle with Solution B: 2 x BL890c i2 (8/32) with Enterprise DB results in a $1,649,678 advantage for Solution B. Comparing the proposed costs and benefits of Solution B: 2 x BL890c i2 (8/32) with Enterprise DB versus the As Is opportunities, it was projected that implementing the proposed solutions resulted in $1,706,673 of 3 year cumulative benefits. Of these projected benefits, $1,428,218 are direct (hard) benefits and $278,455 are indirect (soft) benefits.These benefits can be grouped regarding business impact as:- $1,428,218 in IT cost reductions- $135,618 in business operating efficiency improvements- $142,837 in business strategic advantage benefitsThe proposed project is expected to help the company meet the following goals and drive the following benefits:- Reduce IT Costs $1,428,218- Reduce Business Risks $142,837- Reduce End User Downtime $135,618The proposed project is expected to deliver the following benefits to specified stakeholders:- IT Director $1,294,764- CFO $142,837- Operations Director $135,618- CIO $133,454To implement the proposed project will require a 3 year cumulative investment of $459,630 including:$459,630 in initial expenses$459,630 in capital expenditures$0 in operating expendituresComparing the costs and benefits of the proposed project using discounted cash flow analysis and factoring in a risk-adjusted discount rate of 9.5%, the proposed business case predicts:Risk Adjusted Return on Investment (RA ROI) of 208%Return on Investment (ROI) of 271% Net Present Value (NPV) savings of $955,405Internal Rate of Return (IRR) of 101% Payback period of 12.0 months
  • Main points:EnterpriseDB can offer Enterprises a three different database technology options to meet their needsRegardless of which DB meets your needs; EDB provides the widest array of supporting tooling, support, training and engineering services
  • Postgres survey podcast

    1. 1. 1EnterpriseDB, Postgres Plus and Dynatune are trademarks ofEnterpriseDB Corporation. Other names may be trademarks of theirrespective owners. © 2010. All rights reserved.Postgres: A Tipping Point?June 2013
    2. 2. Is Postgres at a Tipping Point?2© 2013 EnterpriseDB. All rights reserved.“the culmination of a build-up ofsmall changes that effects a bigchange”--Malcolm Gladwell
    3. 3. Postgres in the News3© 2013 EnterpriseDB. All rights reserved.
    4. 4. 4Survey: Adoption Drivers for Postgres© 2013 EnterpriseDB. All rights reserved.
    5. 5. Why: Cost SavingsFantastic ROI when you move to PostgresSource: TCO/ROI Analysis with ROI Analyst from Alinean, Inc.• $1,706,673 of 3-year cumulativebenefits by moving to EnterpriseDBPPAS on HP Integrity BL890cserver blades• Return on investment of 271%• Internal rate of return: 101%• Payback period of 12 monthsOracle vs. Postgres Plus Advanced Server© 2013 EnterpriseDB. All rights reserved. CONFIDENTIAL
    6. 6. Survey: Cost Savings6© 2013 EnterpriseDB. All rights reserved.
    7. 7. Survey: Mission Critical7© 2013 EnterpriseDB. All rights reserved.
    8. 8. Why: Big Technology Advances in PostgreSQL Greater scalability JSON support Index-only scans Reduced power consumption Cascading replication8© 2013 EnterpriseDB. All rights reserved. Streaming replication Synchronous replication Range type support More enterprise features on the way
    9. 9. 9© 2013 EnterpriseDB. All rights reserved.Survey: Ease of Migration51% had slight tono modifications
    10. 10. 10© 2013 EnterpriseDB. All rights reserved.Survey: Speed of Migration from Oracle
    11. 11. 11© 2013 EnterpriseDB. All rights reserved.
    12. 12. Survey: Re-Use of Oracle DBA Skills12© 2013 EnterpriseDB. All rights reserved.
    13. 13. 13© 2013 EnterpriseDB. All rights reserved.Survey: Future Use of Postgres
    14. 14. Who is EnterpriseDB?14 Largest commercial entity dedicated to PostgreSQL Enabling the benefits of Postgres along with the commercialdependability, resources and support needed for enterprise-classapplications Enhanced Postgres Plus products for enterprise-class applications:• Security• Performance• Oracle compatibility• Monitoring, management & replication tools Global provider for all our customers’ Postgres needs© 2013 EnterpriseDB. Privileged and Confidential.All rights reserved.© 2013 EnterpriseDB. All rights reserved.
    15. 15. How EnterpriseDB Can Help…EFFORT/RESOURCESTIMEINVESTIGATION PROOFMIGRATION/DEVELOPMENTPRODUCTIONCustomerChallenges• PGSQL capabilities• Feature mapping• TCO/ROI• EDB capabilities• Product Road-map• Performance• Compatibility• Security• Cost• Best-Practices• Risk mitigation• Migrationassistance• Tech resources• Training• Support• Staff augmentation• Training• Replication• Monitoring• IndemnificationEnterpriseDBResources• Architectural health check• White papers• Analyst reports• Webinars• Consulting services• Product Road-map• Migrationassessment• Performancebenchmarking• References• Case Studies• Migration services• Oraclecompatibility• Training• Migration planning• Product support• Remote DBA• Training• Enterprise Manager• xDB Single/Multi-master replication© 2013 EnterpriseDB. All rights reserved.ROI
    16. 16. © 2013 EnterpriseDB. Privileged and Confidential.All rights reserved.