“The stranglehold of the software giants”

“The stranglehold of the software giants”

“The stranglehold of the software giants” (source: Dutch FD, October 5, 2019) Large organizations are often (too) dependent on Oracle! The alternatives are there, but are not used. One of these alternatives is migrating Oracle databases to Open Source PostgreSQL databases. This can significantly reduce the Oracle footprint of medium and large organizations. This is a trend that we are already seeing nationally and internationally today. Using the Open Source PostgreSQL database will also make a transformation to the Cloud a lot easier. Almost all major public Cloud providers support Open Source databases, including PostgreSQL. Using 100% Open Source databases will never lead to a stranglehold. Professional support can be […]

What can Splendid Data mean for Independent Software Vendors (ISVs)?

What can Splendid Data mean for Independent Software Vendors (ISVs)?

You are an ISV and you want your product to be available on a PostgreSQL database environment in addition to Oracle. PostgreSQL is Oracle’s fastest growing competitor and is also Open Source. This has the advantage that offering your software product based on PostgreSQL is much more cost effective for your existing customers, but also offers you more potential to offer it to other/new customers. After all, not everyone is willing to pay the high costs of an Oracle license. Splendid Data has the right knowledge, but also the necessary tools to make your software product based on an Oracle database also suitable for a PostgreSQL database. To determine whether […]