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2ndQuadrant Ltd.
Private
Industry Software & Database
Founded 2001
Headquarters Oxford, UK
Key people
  • Simon Riggs, CEO
  • Faiz Husain, COO
Website www.2ndquadrant.com

2ndQuadrant Ltd. is a privately held company headquartered in Oxford, United Kingdom, with several local offices in over over 20 countries across North and South America, Europe, Oceania, and Asia.[1][2][3][4]

2ndQuadrant offers PostgreSQL support[3], training[3] and services[3] to organisations in both the public and private sector using open source PostgreSQL database management system.

Production Support from 2ndQuadrant is an enterprise-class service, which offers a guaranteed response within 15 minutes, 4-hour workaround, and 24-hour bug fix. This service is ideal for business critical instances of PostgreSQL databases.[5][3]

History[edit | edit source]

2ndQuadrant was founded in 2001 by Simon Riggs, a major developer and committer of the PostgreSQL project. The vision was to create a business that bridges the database needs of enterprise users with open source contributions to PostgreSQL.

They have continued to build on that vision over the past 17 years; 2ndQuadrant engineers have over 100 combined years of contributions to the PostgreSQL project, earning the organization the prestigious title of Major Sponsor of the open source project.[6] With over 15 years of customer engagements, 2ndQuadrant has been able to consistently contribute enterprise features to enhance performance, scalability, security, and stability in PostgreSQL.

The 2ndQuadrant team has grown into the largest collective of PostgreSQL experts in a single organization. 2ndQuadrant’s engineers and developers are globally recognized for their expertise in PostgreSQL.[7]

Products[edit | edit source]

repmgr[edit | edit source]

repmgr is a tool for replication management of PostgreSQL databases. It simplifies administration and daily management, while enhancing productivity - reducing the overall costs of a PostgreSQL cluster.[8]

OmniDB[edit | edit source]

OmniDB is an interactive, open source web-based tool for database management. It was specifically created to provide a user-friendly interface for multiple databases such as PostgreSQL, MySQL and MariaDB.[9]

Postgres-XL[edit | edit source]

Postgres-XL is a massively parallel database that supports both business intelligence workloads and high-volume transactional read and write workloads all on the same platform. Postgres-XL is designed to be horizontally scalable and flexible enough to handle various workloads.[10]

BARMAN[edit | edit source]

Barman (Backup and Recovery Manager) is an open-source administration tool for managing backup and disaster recovery of PostgreSQL servers. It features remote backups of multiple servers in business critical environments and easier recovery of the data.[11]

2UDA[edit | edit source]

2ndQuadrant Unified Data Analytics (2UDA) is a data analytics application suite that unifies databases, spreadsheets, data mining and visualisation in one seamless desktop installer. Available in English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish.[12]

Services[edit | edit source]

24/7 PostgreSQL Production Support[edit | edit source]

2ndQuadrant 24/7 Production Support is a subscription-based service that provides round-the-clock problem resolution and technical support for PostgreSQL production systems. 2ndQuadrant offers Diamond, Platinum and Gold plans to fit any organization’s size and budget.[3]

Remote DBA for PostgreSQL[edit | edit source]

Remote Database Administration is a PostgreSQL database administration and monitoring service provided by PostgreSQL experts.[3]

Trainings[edit | edit source]

2ndQuadrant offers variety of training courses from Postgres experts to improve understanding and practical knowledge of PostgreSQL. 2ndQuadrant training’s are offered as scheduled courses as well as on-site.[3]

2Q PGConf[edit | edit source]

2Q PGConf is an annual PostgreSQL conference organised by 2ndQuadrant which is dedicated to exchanging knowledge about the world’s most advanced open source database: PostgreSQL.

2Q PGConf provides a unique opportunity to exchange ideas and learn more about PostgreSQL from experts talking about both recent achievements and the exciting developments coming in the future.[13]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. "About 2ndQuadrant". www.2ndquadrant.com. Retrieved 2018-07-16. 
  2. "PostgreSQL: Professional Services - North America". www.postgresql.org. Retrieved 2018-06-14. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 "PostgreSQL: Professional Services - Europe". www.postgresql.org. Retrieved 2018-06-14. 
  4. "2ndQuadrant | Crunchbase". Crunchbase. Retrieved 2018-06-14. 
  5. "PostgreSQL: Professional Services - North America". www.postgresql.org. Retrieved 2018-06-14. 
  6. "PostgreSQL: Sponsors". www.postgresql.org. Retrieved 2018-07-16. 
  7. "PostgreSQL: Professional Services - North America". www.postgresql.org. Retrieved 2018-06-14. 
  8. 2ndQuadrant. "repmgr - Replication Manager for PostgreSQL clusters". repmgr.org. Retrieved 2018-06-14. 
  9. "OmniDB - Open Source Web Tool For Database Management". omnidb.org. Retrieved 2018-06-14. 
  10. "Postgres-XL | Open Source Scalable SQL Database Cluster". www.postgres-xl.org. Retrieved 2018-06-07. 
  11. "Barman". Barman. Retrieved 2018-06-07. 
  12. "PostgreSQL: Downloads". www.postgresql.org. Retrieved 2018-06-14. 
  13. "2Q PGConf 2018". 2Q PGConf 2018. Retrieved 2018-06-07. 


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