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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.

GQL (Graph Query Language) joins SQL as a Global Standards Project and will be...

On Tuesday, the team at Neo4j, the graph database management system announced that the international committees behind the development of the SQL standard have...
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Percona announces Percona Distribution for PostgreSQL to support open source databases 

Yesterday, the team at Percona, an open-source database software, and services provider announced Percona Distribution for PostgreSQL to offer expanded support for open source...

The CAP Theorem in practice: The consistency vs. availability trade-off in distributed databases

When you choose a database you are making a design decision. One of the best frameworks for understanding what this means in practice is...
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InfluxData launches new serverless time series cloud database platform, InfluxDB Cloud 2.0

Two days earlier, InfluxData launched InfluxDB Cloud 2.0, its new serverless time-series cloud database platform. The new product includes a free rate-limited tier, transparent...

Different types of NoSQL databases and when to use them

Why NoSQL databases? The popularity of NoSQL databases over the last decade or so has been driven by an explosion of data. Before what’s commonly...

FaunaDB brings its serverless database to Netlify to help developers create apps

Today, Fauna, announced the integration of its serverless cloud database FaunaDB with Netlify to help developers build and deploy modern stateful serverless apps. As...

Key skills every database programmer should have

According to Robert Half Technology’s 2019 IT salary report, ‘Database programmer’ is one of the 13 most in-demand tech jobs for 2019. For an...

MongoDB Atlas will be available on Microsoft Azure Marketplace and will be a part...

Yesterday, the team at MongoDB, the general-purpose data platform announced the availability of MongoDB Atlas on Microsoft Azure Marketplace. The team further announced that...
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LXD releases Dqlite 1.0, a C library to implement an embeddable, persistent SQL database...

Dqlite (distributed SQLite) is created by the LXD team at Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu. It is a library written in C that implements...
Homebrew’s Github repo got hacked in 30 mins. How can open source projects fight supply chain attacks?

After Red Hat, Homebrew removes MongoDB from core formulas due to its Server Side...

In October, last year MongoDB announced that it’s switching to Server Side Public License (SSPL). Since then, Redhat dropped support for MongoDB in January...

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Red Hat open sources Project Quay container registry

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