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Ailing MariaDB mulls over $37 million takeover bid

Ailing MariaDB mulls over $37 million takeover bid

K1 Investment Management has made an acquisition bid of about 34 million euros ($37 million) to MariaDB. The bid for the database specialist comes after major reorganizations and spin-offs in 2023. K1 Investment Management is offering MariaDB a bid of 55 cents per share. This is 189 percent more... Read more

date9 days ago
AWS discontinues ‘scale-to-zero’ database Aurora

AWS discontinues ‘scale-to-zero’ database Aurora

AWS will soon withdraw support for database manager Aurora Serverless version 1, ending Amazon's scale-to-zero database. Companies should switch to Aurora Serverless 2 to continue receiving support for the product. However, the new version does not support scale-to-zero. Following the 'scale-to-... Read more

date2 months ago
SAP adds vector datastore to HANA Cloud database

SAP adds vector datastore to HANA Cloud database

SAP HANA Cloud gets vector features for unstructured data to feed AI models with more context. Hallucinations should also decrease by bringing the data to models. With a vector datastore, data is stored as high-demensional vectors, a mathematical representation of attributes. The advantage of st... Read more

date4 months ago
In-memory database Redis considers disk as storage option

In-memory database Redis considers disk as storage option

The in-memory database Redis is considering offering disk as a storage option, as part of a storage architecture that eventually consists of multiple layers. Companies can save costs this way, and it also helps get the database used by more companies. Speaking to The Register, Redis CEO Rowan Tr... Read more

date4 months ago
Google AlloyDB database offers Omni downloadable version

Google AlloyDB database offers Omni downloadable version

Roughly 18 months on from the initial launch of Google’s AlloyDB database for PostgreSQL in Google Cloud, the product team at the search and cloud giant says that users are now more 'increasingly' interested in eliminating their dependency on high-cost legacy databases. But what does this mean fo... Read more

date4 months ago
Cloudflare Hyperdrive makes databases distributed

Cloudflare Hyperdrive makes databases distributed

Cloudflare has introduced the Hyperdrive service within its Workers development platform. It allows companies to create globally distributed versions of their regional databases, allowing data access from anywhere in the world. Companies still often have their databases with a cloud provider in ... Read more

date5 months ago
PostgreSQL 16 offers enhanced functionality for everyday workloads

PostgreSQL 16 offers enhanced functionality for everyday workloads

PostgreSQL version 16 was released recently. This latest version of the open-source database adds performance-enhancing functionality for replication and monitoring, parallel queries, bulk loading and further support for SQL/JSON standards, among other things. The arrival of PostgreSQL 16 gives ... Read more

date6 months ago
Future database search is temporal & semantic

Future database search is temporal & semantic

Databases evolve. If anyone thought that early versions of this data management fundamental (back somewhere in the mists of our progression from mainframes towards PCs in the sixties) would last forever, they would not believe the variety and diversity of options available today. At a time when the... Read more

date6 months ago
Redis extends to add vector search & wider tools

Redis extends to add vector search & wider tools

Databases are still changing. Despite having been on the planet for some 60-years depending on which history of data analysis you care to read, the development of databases continues to grow every year. Primarily driven by new use cases for data, databases of all descriptions are also evolving due ... Read more

date7 months ago
OpenText integrates Micro Focus tech through Cloud Editions 23.3

OpenText integrates Micro Focus tech through Cloud Editions 23.3

OpenText has announced Cloud Editions 23.3. The release more closely integrates Micro Focus' acquired technology with OpenText's enterprise software. Since the completion of the acquisition on Feb. 1, Micro Focus customers, partners and employees have transitioned to OpenText. OpenText was eager... Read more

date7 months ago
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