databases

warning: Creating default object from empty value in /home/www/drupal/drupal-6.19/modules/taxonomy/taxonomy.pages.inc on line 34.
20

Accessing PostgreSQL in C/C++

http://www.linuxjournal.com

For some, databases can be pretty intimidating. I remember some of the convoluted code I wrote years ago in order to avoid having to learn how to access a database from my programs. But it's actually not that hard to access a database, even in C/C++.

Read more »
dogbiter's picture
Created by dogbiter 4 years 48 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 48 weeks ago
Category: High End   Tags:
21

Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger: New Features in Postgres 8.4

http://www.linux-mag.com

Looking for a mature, open source database that’s not owned by Oracle? Whether you’re already a fan or are looking for alternatives, now might be a good time to take a look PostgreSQL.

Read more »
davelong's picture
Created by davelong 5 years 11 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 11 weeks ago
Category: High End   Tags:
21

Open source community site goes open source

http://www.zdnetasia.com

Ohloh, a community site for open source developers, is making its tools open source, including the Web site itself.

Read more »
switchpin's picture
Created by switchpin 6 years 24 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 24 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
13

Are Proprietary Databases Doomed?

http://blogs.sun.com

Times of change are upon the database market. The major established database companies are being challenged by open source upstarts like MySQL and PostgreSQL. For years, Open Source Databases (OSDBs) have been quietly increasing their penetration, but until recently they have lacked the capabilities to seriously threaten proprietary databases like Oracle, IBM's DB2, and Microsoft's SQL Server.

Read more »
missgeek's picture
Created by missgeek 6 years 29 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 29 weeks ago
Category: Business   Tags: