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RE: [OT] Any major users of postgresql?

From: Colin Strickland <cms(at)sift(dot)co(dot)uk>
To: pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: RE: [OT] Any major users of postgresql?
Date: 2001-07-04 09:39:50
Message-ID: 200107040939.f649do301150@mongoose.office.sift.co.uk (view raw or flat)
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On 04 Jul 2001 09:52:08 +0800, Christopher Kings-Lynne wrote:
> Try:
> 
> www.sourceforge.net  (A big, big PGsql based site)
>  or
> www.calorieking.com (A site I've worked on)
>  or
> http://www.pgsql.com/user_gallery/ (The pgsql user gallery)
> 
> Let me tell you right now that MySQL initially sounds sexy, but it is a
> NIGHTMARE without referential integrity and transaction support.
> 


I can offer up 
www.accountingweb.co.uk
www.crm-forum.com
www.lawzone.co.uk
www.travelmole.com  
and about half a dozen others. All of these sites are backed by a single
postgresql 7.1 database

By the end of this month all of the communities based around our
SiftGroups platform ( www.sift.co.uk ) will be backed by postgresql.

We have been migrating from MySQL and the intial results so far are
extremely promising. ( It has only been live for 4 days, mind ).
As the database developer I can say that in many ways we had reached a
point with MySQL where we were struggling to scale it efficiently. We
expect these problems to be overcome by using postgresql.


-- 
Colin M Strickland  perl -e'print "\n",map{chr(ord()-3)}(reverse split 
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"1rf1wilv1zzz22=swwk###369<#84<#:44#77.={di##339<#84<#:44#77.=ohw\015]".
"K9#4VE#/ORWVLUE#/whhuwV#dlurwflY#334#/wilV\015uhsrohyhG#ehZ#urlqhV");'

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