Open Source Projects

The following Open Source projects are included in EnterpriseDB distributions based on PostgreSQL. Support is also included as part of an EnterpriseDB subscription.



PostgreSQL, the world's most advanced open source database, is a powerful, open source relational database management system that excels at both Online Transaction Processing and Reporting and is the foundation for Server and Postgres Plus Advanced Server.



pgAdmin is the foundation of Postgres Studio and is the most popular and feature-rich open source administration and development platform for PostgreSQL, the world's most advanced open source database.



PostGIS adds data type and functions support for spatial and geographic objects to PostgreSQL and Postgres Plus Advanced Server.



pgJDBC allows Java programs to connect to a PostgreSQL database using standard, database independent Java code. It is a pure Java (Type IV) implementation.



psqlODBC is the official PostgreSQL ODBC Driver. psqlODBC used to be part of PostgreSQL but is now a separate project.



Npgsql is a .NET Data Provider for PostgreSQL. It allows any program developed for the .NET framework to access a PostgreSQL database server.



ECPG is an embedded SQL in C processor for PostgreSQL.


PgBouncer is a light connection pooler for PostgreSQL. PgBouncer reduces the processing overhead of managing database connections improving application performance and supporting more database connections.



pgAgent is a job scheduling agent for PostgreSQL, capable of running multi-step batch/shell and SQL tasks on complex schedules.



Slony-I is a "master to multiple slaves" replication system supporting cascading and slave promotion.



pgmemcache is a PostgreSQL API based on libmemcached to interface with memcached. memcached is a high-performance, distributed memory object caching system, generic in nature, but intended for use in speeding up dynamic web applications by alleviating database load.



StackBuilder is an open source installation utility for add on modules and software that support PostgreSQL databases.