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Matthew Toomey

Content Marketing Manager

Location icon United States

Content marketer, copywriter and editor with background in technology writing. Experienced in strategic communications (internal and external), creating and managing web content, social media outreach, IT journalism, executive ghostwriting, editing and proofreading. MFA from Boston University College of Communication.


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IoT Device Security is Being Seriously Neglected

There are roughly 8 billion IoT devices connected today. By the early 2020s, it is estimated that there will be 25 to 30 billion IoT devices worldwide, and 25% of cyber-attacks will be targeting IoT devices. Needless to say, IoT manufacturers are scrambling to keep up with this growing demand.

Satisfying the Stakeholders in the Cloud Database

The rapidly growing adoption of cloud database services demonstrates how the platform can satisfy the needs of a variety of different users and workloads. Postgres is the leading enterprise-class open source alternative to proprietary relational database products, both on-premise and in the cloud.

Postgres: Have Your NoSQL Cake and Eat it Too

Standalone NoSQL database solutions are easy to use, fast to deploy, and make getting an application up and running a piece of cake. That's the sweet part though. What comes later, however, is a bellyache of solution management challenges, risks to data integrity and a loss of control in the data environment.

Serenity Now! Remote DBA Brings Peace of Mind

Data environments have become larger and more complex, while many IT departments face continued pressure to do more with less and deploy technologies more strategically. In response, the practice of looking outside the organization for not just short-term consulting but long-term, ongoing services has exploded.

Could Telecommuting Reinvigorate the American Dream?

George Jetson had a flying car. Yet he still commuted to work. Even though the Jetsons lived in a world where everyone teleconferenced, and even saw the doctor via telemedicine, it still didn't occur to the Jetsons' creators that people in the future might not have to drive to work every day.

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42% of Database Specialists Struggle to Manage NoSQL Solutions

Bedford, MA - Jan. 28, 2015 - EnterpriseDB (EDB), the leading worldwide provider of enterprise-class Postgres products and database compatibility solutions, today announced research findings that found 42% of database decision makers admit they struggle to manage the NoSQL solutions deployed in their environments and the majority-78%-want one single solution to support both structured and unstructured data types.

Junipers' Mobile Threats Report: Mobile malware attacks grew over 600%

Google Inc.'s growing share of the booming smartphone market is coming with a stiff price, with the vast majority... of mobile attacks targeting its open source operating system. Mobile malware attacks grew a whopping 614% in 2012, according to Juniper Networks' third annual Mobile Threats Report.

Aryaka's unique Network as-a-Service for midmarket enterprises

Seven months after launching its Network as-a-Service, WAN optimization vendor Aryaka said it now has more than... 100 customers using the NaaS package. The company rolled out the cloud-based NaaS last October, touting it as a lower-cost alternative to dedicated point-to-point, IP or Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) links.

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ABN AMRO Clearing: Financial Systems on Postgres Plus

High costs and vendor lock-in prompted the infrastructure architects to consider alternatives for the database. That led the team to open source-based Postgres Plus Advanced Server from EnterpriseDB (EDB) and a relationship that has expanded in recent years along with the Postgres footprint at ABN AMRO.

Locately PostgreSQL Success Story

Locately is a next-generation shopper insights firm specializing in location analytics, a burgeoning business intelligence technology being leveragedby more and more companies today. Just as web analytics is used to optimize traffic and business on a website, location analytics tracks the physical location of consumers via mobile devices in order to identify shopper behavioral trends in real time.

PinkRoccade Migrates Government Cloud to Postgres Plus

Municipal budgets have been under pressure. They must do more with less money so IT managers are looking for alternative database solutions to control their IT costs. PinkRoccade Local Government helps communities develop all cloud-based applications based on Postgres Plus Advanced Server from EnterpriseDB (EDB).

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Assuaging concerns about public cloud services

Are you considering jumping to the cloud? Are you tempted by the many cost and efficiency benefits, but worried about security, availability or other complications? In this helpful guide, cloud networking expert Amy Larsen DiCarlo delves into some of the most common concerns about public cloud services and how to address them.

Software as a Service challenges: Building your roadmap to success

Software as a Service (SaaS) is rapidly changing the IT landscape. Applications and processes that have traditionally been on-premises are now becoming externalized, provided by third parties via the cloud. While this ultimately brings many benefits in terms of cost, space and efficiency, transitioning to this new reality can be tumultuous for IT management.

Migrating to 40 Gigabit Ethernet

The majority of organizations still rely on 10 Gigabit Ethernet links to anchor their networks. But unprecedented data growth and the proliferation of new technologies like cloud and virtualization are beginning to push 10 GbE to its limits. While 40 Gigabit Ethernet is the next frontier for many enterprises, its use will become the new normal.

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