Article ID: CBB001211143

History of the Ingres Corporation (2012)


Rowe, L. A. (Author)

IEEE Annals of the History of Computing
Volume: 34, no. 4
Issue: 4
Pages: 58-70

Publication Date: 2012
Edition Details: Part of a special issue on relational database management systems.
Language: English

Developed at the University of California, Berkeley, beginning in 1972, the INGRES relational database management system was originally a research prototype that helped to prove the viability of relational systems. This article describes the subsequent development and commercialization of INGRES and covers the strategic decisions made by the company's founders and the lessons learned from their experiences.

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Authors & Contributors
Castelle, Michael C.
Gawrysiak, Piotr
Williams, Robin
Wade, B. W.
Stachniak, Zbigniew
Sippl, Roger
IEEE Annals of the History of Computing
Social Studies of Science
Rutherford Journal: The New Zealand Journal for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology
History of Science
Business and Economic History On-Line
University of California Press
New York University
University of Chicago
Business and commerce
Information technology
Computer industry
Computers and computing
Codd, E. F.
Time Periods
20th century, late
21st century
United States
California (U.S.)
Computer Sciences Corporation
International Business Machines Corporation

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