DBMS Architecture Research


Additional information
Storage model Row-oriented
Open-source No, but promised
Available gratis? No
License(s) Unknown
Year released ?
In active development Yes (?)
Kind of data Relational
Distributed Yes

Precursor PostgreSQL

Pivotal Greenplum is a massively-parallelized row-oriented DBMS, originally begun as a modification of PostgreSQL. It was developed by Greenplum-the-company; then acquired by EMC; then again 'separated' with the formation of Pivotal software, a spin-off company of EMC. It now looks like it'll be owned by Dell...