PostgreSQL vs. MySQL - Pros & Cons by the CEO of EnterpriseDB Postgres

Ed Boyajian, President and Chief Executive Officer of EnterpriseDB, the Postgres company, will present:
PostgreSQL vs. MySQL - Pros & Cons This database event will very-appropriately take place at
Oracle's NYC headquarters 520 Madison Avenue (entrance is on 53rd St. between Madison & 5th Ave.) This will be a
joint-Meetup with 7-groups (3,000 members!), so the networking opportunities will be outstanding! Ed Boyajian is President and Chief Executive Officer of EnterpriseDB, the Postgres company. Before joining EnterpriseDB, Ed spent six years at Red Hat, Inc., the world's leading open source solutions provider, most recently serving as vice president and general manager of North America. Before that, he was vice president of Red Hat's global OEM business, responsible for all partnerships including HP, IBM and Dell. During his time at Red Hat, Ed was instrumental in developing the foundational methods for selling open source software into the enterprise. Prior to Red Hat, Ed held executive sales and marketing positions at ArsDigita, an early leader in open source software for building database-backed community websites (acquired by Red Hat) and ServiceSoft (now Kana). Ed is a former U.S. Army Captain, and earned his MBA from Harvard Business School and his undergraduate degree from Boston University. This FREE event is made possible by support from
Oracle, HP iPAQ Glisten, Vork enterprise framework, Dunlop Sport, Microsoft Business Productivity Online Suite and
Our events are always free thanks to support from our sponsors, please try out their exceptional services as it helps this group grow! A HIGHLY-RECOMMENDED EVENT IN MAY:
MIT Sloan CIO Symposium - May 19, 2010 (MIT Campus, Cambridge, MA) The 2010 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium, "Top Line Growth and Bottom Line Results," is the premier conference for global CIOs and business executives to explore how innovative technologies and leading-edge academic research help address today’s practical business challenges. The symposium highlights include CEO, Academic and CIO Keynote panels, the Innovation Showcase, where companies demonstrate latest technologies for the enterprise, and the CIO Innovation Award for CIO’s who’ve provided leadership in enterprise business value.
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maximize-ROI through rapid development of performance-oriented scalable applications. - Vork has no learning curve! No proprietary syntax or terminology to learn! PHP developers can use Vork productively within minutes! - Native support without any scalability-inhibiting abstraction layers for
Postgres, MySQL, Oracle, MongoDB (NoSQL), SQLite, MS SQL Server, Sybase & IBM DB2! - Tools for: PayPal, MEETUP, wiki, RSS, Amazon, WYSIWYG textareas, UPS, YouTube, Twitter, URL shortening, QR codes, credit card processing, internationalization (i18n), Flickr + Google: Maps, Charts, Analytics, Sitemap, Payments, Translate & AdSense and much more Using
MongoDB and PHP? Check out
phpMoAdmin, a GUI tool to manage your Mongo data. It is free, open-source, AJAX-based, has nothing to configure and self-contained in a single 90kb file. Setup in 10-seconds: simply place the moadmin.php file anywhere on your web site and it just works!
Contribute your code to the open-source phpMoAdmin project: Wednesday, April 14, 2010 Power-Networking at 6:00pm Presentation starts at 6:15pm PLEASE NOTE:
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  • Eric David B.

    Event video in HD at:

    July 11, 2012

  • Alon F.

    I like the idea that group members present and share their own knowledge on the subject

    April 15, 2010

  • Albert R.

    This was an great meet up there was a lot of good questions and answers

    April 15, 2010

  • A former member
    A former member

    not technical at all

    April 15, 2010

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