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NewsForge: User Companies Pool on PostgreSQL Enhancement

Oct 26, 2005, 04:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jay Lyman)

"When faced with a pay-now or wait-for-functionality choice, several companies that use PostgreSQL recently pooled their resources and paid for development of faster, deeper indexing capabilities in the open source database.

"The effort resulted in row-level locking in the GiST indexing system that bolsters PostgreSQL's enterprise-readiness, and reflects a paradigm for greater user support of open source software projects..."

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