- Table of Contents
- What is Postgres?
- A Short History of Postgres
- About This Release
- Copyrights and Trademarks
This document is the user manual for the
database management system, originally developed at the University
of California at Berkeley. PostgreSQL is based on
Postgres release 4.2.
The Postgres project,
led by Professor Michael Stonebraker, has been sponsored by the
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the
Army Research Office (ARO), the National Science
Foundation (NSF), and ESL, Inc.