On December 24, at the grand ceremony of Tencent cloud database 2020, PostgreSQL branch of China open source software promotion alliance (hereinafter referred to as China PostgreSQL branch) and Tencent cloud computing (Beijing) Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as Tencent cloud) formally signed a strategic cooperation agreement. The two sides will cooperate in joint certification, high-end database talent training, domestic talent ecosystem construction and international cooperation Technical exchanges, China PG developer community, PG and cloud computing ecological construction, etc.
Center right: Bai Guohua, Secretary General of China PostgreSQL branch and member of CCF Database Special Committee; center left: Wang Yicheng, deputy general manager of Tencent cloud database
China PostgreSQL branch is under the guidance of China Institute of electronic information industry development, Ministry of industry and information technology, relying on China open source software promotion alliance, committed to strengthening the construction and application of open source technology in China, and promoting PostgreSQL industry university research and ecological development.
With its friendly open source protocol and powerful features, PostgreSQL is more and more popular with database manufacturers and end users at home and abroad. Tdsql (PostgreSQL version, the original tbase) is an enterprise level distributed HTAP database independently developed by Tencent data platform team, which was officially opened in November last year. It can be perfectly applied to application scenarios with massive data, high concurrency, high HTAP, and distributed transaction capabilities. Up to now, tdsql (PostgreSQL version, original tbase) has more than 800 stars and nearly 200 forks on GitHub.
The cooperation between China PostgreSQL branch and Tencent cloud database will give full play to the advantages and experience of China PostgreSQL branch in the practitioner community and ecological construction of PostgreSQL, as well as Tencent cloud’s more than ten years of professional accumulation in the database field, so as to realize strong alliance and further promote the complementary advantages and business development of both sides.
At the signing ceremony, PostgreSQL China training certification and Tencent cloud database joint certification were also released. Both sides will set tdsql (PostgreSQL version, the original tbase) module joint certification in pgcm (Advanced) customization to bring more excellent course resources and employment channels for database practitioners.
Wei Bo, director of China PostgreSQL training and certification, and Chen Hao, head of Tencent cloud database training and certification, signed a cooperation agreement on PostgreSQL training and certification
China PostgreSQL training certification is promoted by the education and Training Committee of China PostgreSQL branch, and jointly constructed with China Electronic Industry Standardization Technology Association, professional training institutions and database ecological enterprises of the Ministry of industry and information technology. It aims to cultivate more high-level PostgreSQL technical talents. It is the only systematic and standardized PostgreSQL education, training and certification system in China, and is listed in the list of “PostgreSQL” China’s electronic information industry professional training project.
Pgcm (Senior) tdsql direction joint certification system training certification program, training channels, employment channels, registration methods and other details will be released one after another.
Tencent cloud database has increased investment in the field of open source, deeply embracing and promoting the development of global open source ecology, continuously promoting the training system of domestic talents through continuous innovation, sparing no effort to actively participate in and give back to open source, which is not only an inheritance of the spirit of open source, but also an expression of firm belief in the future direction of open source technology. China PostgreSQL branch is willing to work with Tencent cloud database to jointly promote the ecological construction and development of China’s database with PostgreSQL as the breakthrough point!
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