Charleston, S.C.: Crunchy Data — a leading provider of trusted open source PostgreSQL and enterprise PostgreSQL technology, support and training -- has been awarded a five-year U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) IT Schedule 70 contract to provide PostgreSQL Secure Enterprise Support and PostgreSQL database engineering and professional services. Crunchy Data’s PostgreSQL Secure Enterprise Support provides access to Crunchy Certified PostgreSQL, a 100% open source trusted distribution of PostgreSQL and PostGIS.
Crunchy Data Brings Enterprise Open Source PostgreSQL to U.S. Government with New DISA Security Technical Implementation Guide
Crunchy Data is pleased to announce the publication of a PostgreSQL Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), making PostgreSQL the first open source database with a STIG.
Crunchy Data announces that open source software pioneer Tom Lane has joined its team of elite PostgreSQL developers. Lane is a member of the core team within the PostgreSQL Global Development Group, which oversees the development and maintenance of one of the world’s most popular and reliable open-source databases, PostgreSQL. Lane is prolific contributor to the PostgreSQL open source project and is involved in all aspects of the PostgreSQL project, including new features, performance improvements, and bug evaluation and fixes.
EXPECTED TO BECOME FIRST COMMERCIALLY AVAILABLE OPEN SOURCE DATABASE TO RECEIVE COMMON CRITERIA CERTIFICATION
Crunchy Data announces Crunchy Certified PostgreSQL, an enterprise, trusted, open source distribution of PostgreSQL 9.5. Crunchy Certified PostgreSQL will include PostgreSQL 9.5, the latest major release of the world’s most advanced open source database, as well as popular extensions such as PostGIS, a geospatial extension for PostgreSQL, and PostgreSQL Audit, an enhanced audit logging extension for PostgreSQL.