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Amazon introduces translation tool for SQL commands

Amazon introduces translation tool for SQL commands

Amazon has announced Babelfish for Aurora PostgreSQL. The tool is not to be confused with Yahoo's defunct translation application, is capable of translating commands for a T-SQL database to PostgreSQL commands on the go. The translation tool directly attacks Microsoft. It is difficult to persuad... Read more

date2 years ago
Amazon performed 300,000 database migrations from competitors

Amazon performed 300,000 database migrations from competitors

AWS claims they have lured many customers away from database-vendor Oracle. Oracle is the market leader in enterprise data warehouses. Last week Amazon Web Services announced a new milestone. They now claim to have migrated over 300,000 customer databases away from competitors and to their own C... Read more

date2 years ago
Microsoft incorporates PostgreSQL database vendor Citus Data

Microsoft incorporates PostgreSQL database vendor Citus Data

Microsoft has acquired Citus Data, a supplier of a PostgreSQL database, for an unknown amount. A remarkable acquisition, since the software giant itself already provides a managed PostgreSQL service via Azure. According to ZDnet, Microsoft's strategy is twofold: on the one hand, the acquisition woul... Read more

date4 years ago