Re: [GENERAL] Major PG news article

From: Jean-Luc Lachance <jllachan(at)sympatico(dot)ca>
To: Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
Cc: PostgreSQL advocacy <pgsql-advocacy(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: [GENERAL] Major PG news article
Date: 2004-07-04 12:53:55
Message-ID: 40E7FDE3.2050405@sympatico.ca
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There is one sad thing.
I read the article twice and there is no link to the PostgreSQL web
site... (:

Bruce Momjian wrote:

> [ BCC to general and hackers.]
>
> Here is a great PostgreSQL article that appeared recently. It
> highlights companies supporting PostgreSQL and our upcoming 7.5
> features:
>
> http://software.newsforge.com/software/04/07/01/0721222.shtml?tid=72&tid=82
>
> (I have submitted it to our News web page.) Here is a glowing Slashdot
> commentary on it:
>
> http://developers.slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=04/07/01/1449227&mode=nested&tid=185&tid=187&tid=98&tid=99
>
> This article is important for a few reasons. First, it highlights our
> upcoming 7.5 release and generates interest in the significant number of
> features coming in this release. Second, it highlights the companies
> contributing to PostgreSQL. This gives back public relations exposure
> to these companies, and it also shows other companies they too can get
> involved in funding PostgreSQL and its developers.
>
> Josh was the key person helping with this story, and he did a fantastic
> job!
>

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