NewsForge: PostgreSQL 8.1 Released
Nov 09, 2005, 15:15 (8 Talkback[s])
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"The PostgreSQL Global Development Group (PGDG) is expected to
formally announce the availability of PostgreSQL 8.1 today at the
Open Source Database Conference in Frankfurt, Germany. The new
release has more than 120 enhancements, according to a press
release from the PostgreSQL Project, including new and improved
features and performance improvements. There are also a number of
changes in query syntax and PostgreSQL utility commands, which are
detailed in the release notes.
"PostgreSQL is licensed under the BSD license, and is available
for most Unix-type operating systems, including Linux, and
Microsoft Windows. PostgreSQL has been in development, in one form
or another, since 1986..."