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Databases are the framework of many businesses nowadays. With many websites relying on fast and efficient access to their data, keeping track of updates and changes is more important than ever. Packt Hub is here to help you find the latest news on databases like MySQL and PostgreSQL. We’ll keep you up to date with the latest developments in data storage and access.

SQLite adopts the rule of St. Benedict as its Code of Conduct, drops it...

SQLite adopted Mozilla Community Participation Guidelines as its new Code of Conduct on Saturday. After being nagged by clients and businesses to implement a...
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PipelineDB 1.0.0, the high performance time-series aggregation for PostgreSQL, released!

Three years ago, the PipelineDB team published the very first release of PipelineDB, as a fork of PostgreSQL. It received enormous support and feedback...
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Citus Data to donate 1% of its equity to non-profit PostgreSQL organizations

Citus Data, which works on Postgres database technologies, announced that it will donate 1 percent of its equity to non-profit PostgreSQL organizations in...
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PostgreSQL 11 is here with improved partitioning performance, query parallelism, and JIT compilation

After releasing PostgreSQL 11 beta 1, back in May, the PostgreSQL Global Development Group finally released PostgreSQL 11, yesterday. PostgreSQL 11 explores features such...
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Redis 5 is now out

After announcing Redis 5 RC1 in May earlier this year, the stable version of Redis 5 was released yesterday. This release comes with a...

MongoDB switches to Server Side Public License (SSPL) to prevent cloud providers from exploiting...

MongoDB switches to Server Side Public License (SSPL) to prevent cloud providers from exploiting its open source code MongoDB, a leading free, and open source...
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BlazingDB announces BlazingSQL , a GPU SQL Engine for NVIDIA’s open source RAPIDS

The BlazingDB team announced a new and free version of BlazingDB’s query execution engine for RAPIDS open-source software by NVIDIA, called BlazingSQL, yesterday. BlazingSQL provides...
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MongoDB acquires mLab to transform the global cloud database market and scale MongoDB Atlas

MongoDB, Inc, a leading free, and open source general purpose database platform, announced, yesterday, that it is acquiring mLab, a San Francisco-based cloud database...
IBM launches blockchain backed network for food supply chains

IBM launches blockchain-backed Food Trust network which aims to provide greater transparency on food...

Food supply chains have become a contentious topic in recent years, with question marks over standards, safety and the environmental impact of modern farming...
Elastic goes public

Search company Elastic goes public and doubles its value on day 1

At the end of last week, on October 5, Elastic - the company behind the hugely popular ElasticSearch search tool - went public. And it...

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Facebook shares update on last week’s takedowns of accounts involved in...

Yesterday, Facebook shared the findings and takedowns of its last week’s investigation regarding inauthentic coordinated behavior. In order to accomplish these takedowns, they worked...

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