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PostgreSQL is a highly-scalable, SQL compliant, open source object-relational database management system
PostgreSQL is a highly-scalable, SQL compliant, open source object-relational database management system. With more than 15 years of development history, it is quickly becoming the de facto database for enterprise level open source solutions.
PostgreSQL is an object-relational database management system (ORDBMS) based on POSTGRES, Version 4.2, developed at the University of California at Berkeley Computer Science Department. POSTGRES pioneered many concepts that only became available in some commercial database systems much later.
PostgreSQL is an open-source descendant of this original Berkeley code. PostgreSQL supports SQL92 and SQL99.
Here are some key features of "PostgreSQL":
multiversion concurrency control
Additionally, PostgreSQL can be extended by the user in many ways, for example by adding new:
And because of the liberal license, PostgreSQL can be used, modified, and distributed by everyone free of charge for any purpose, be it private, commercial, or academic.
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