Skip site navigation (1) Skip section navigation (2)

Re: Postgres References

From: Ken(dot)Rosensteel(at)Bull(dot)com
To: "Kevin Grittner" <Kevin(dot)Grittner(at)wicourts(dot)gov>
Cc: pgsql-advocacy(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Postgres References
Date: 2010-11-18 17:12:04
Message-ID: (view raw, whole thread or download thread mbox)
Lists: pgsql-advocacy

Our customer is 

The Caisse Nationale d'Allocations Familiales (CNAF) - the family branch 
of the French social security system, which provided some €69 billion of 
benefits to 11 million claimants in 2009. 

The sales team asks if it is possible for the CIO of CNAF to meet with a 
large U.S. user of Postgres.

Would appreciate your thoughts...

Best Regards,

Ken Rosensteel
Bull Information Systems
Phoenix, Arizona
(602) 862-4532 

"Kevin Grittner" <Kevin(dot)Grittner(at)wicourts(dot)gov> 
11/08/2010 12:12 PM

<Ken(dot)Rosensteel(at)Bull(dot)com>, <pgsql-advocacy(at)postgresql(dot)org>

Re: [pgsql-advocacy] Postgres References

<Ken(dot)Rosensteel(at)Bull(dot)com> wrote:
> We have this year converted a very large site in Europe to use
> Postgres.  They execute 1 Billion SQL statements per day....
> Now they have a new CIO.  The new CIO is questioning about
> PostgreSQL References : he fears of being alone running such a
> large production with PostgreSQL
The Wisconsin Court System is not a prominent enough user to make
the Wikipedia list mentioned in another post, but each day we
execute about 80 million database transactions against about 100
databases distributed around the state.  Many of those transactions
involve using a cursor to loop through large result sets; so, while
I don't have hard numbers on the number of SQL statements executed
each day, it would probably be somewhere in the neighborhood of a

In response to

pgsql-advocacy by date

Next:From: Josh BerkusDate: 2010-11-21 04:48:35
Subject: Anyone know Nuxeo?
Previous:From: Josh BerkusDate: 2010-11-17 23:52:07
Subject: Re: Probable faq: need some benchmarks of pgsql vr.s mysql

Privacy Policy | About PostgreSQL
Copyright © 1996-2017 The PostgreSQL Global Development Group