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Re: one for our brag page

From: elein <elein(at)varlena(dot)com>
To: Magnus Hagander <mha(at)sollentuna(dot)net>
Cc: elein <elein(at)varlena(dot)com>, Darcy Buskermolen <darcyb(at)commandprompt(dot)com>, pgsql-advocacy(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: one for our brag page
Date: 2006-09-26 00:37:38
Message-ID: 20060926003738.GB23769@varlena.com (view raw or flat)
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On Mon, Sep 25, 2006 at 11:51:30PM +0200, Magnus Hagander wrote:
> > > > Safeway -- "A retail environment across 3000 servers for business 
> > > > critical applications."
> > > >
> > > > Can someone list Safeway on the Featured User Pages?
> > > >
> > > > I eked out a one liner description that is OK with Safeway.  It 
> > > > would be nice to have a short description of the usage of 
> > PostgreSQL 
> > > > on the featured user pages so that we know a bit of what all of 
> > > > these companies are using postgres for.
> > > 
> > > So what are they using PG for (beyond the fuzzy business critical 
> > > applications)?
> > > 
> > 
> > That is the public description of what we are doing.  I 
> > cannot disclose the details other than we are also using 
> > slony.  You are supposed to say "oooh! 3000 servers" and 
> > forget to ask for details :)
> 
> Well ,for the website we now pretty much have a plain listing (just the
> company name), a case study (but it doesn't seem they're ready for that,
> right?) or a quote (listed on a page and randomly rotated to the
> frontpage). Any chance you can get such a quote out of somebody who
> works there, that we can stick in the archive?
> 
> (I've added them to the plain list)
> 
> I'd certainly not mind seeing a more complete description for each
> company, but it'll certainly look weird if we add it for just one of
> them...

I'm of the opinion that if we have a short description we should add it.
It will encourage others to have them too.

> 
> //Magnus
> 

--elein
elein(at)varlena(dot)com

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