Article: DeFi’s TVL Added $35B in Q1 2021. What’s Next for Decentralized Finance?

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DeFi’s TVL Added $35B in Q1 2021. What’s Next for Decentralized Finance?

The first quarter of 2021 was an eventful period for the DeFI world. From January 1st to the end of March, the ‘Total Value Locked’ (TVL), the amount of capital that is being stored in DeFi protocols, rose from roughly $16 billion to more than $49 billion.

Simultaneously, a number of DeFi assets have continued to perform incredibly well. According to Data from Messari, at least 74 DeFi assets have increased their value by more than 100% since the beginning of the year. Seven of these assets have increased their value by more than 1000%.

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Article: Swarm64 and EnterpriseDB Collaborate to Provide Open Source Alternative to Legacy Data Warehouse Databases

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Swarm64 and EnterpriseDB Collaborate to Provide Open Source Alternative to Legacy Data Warehouse Databases

Swarm64, a provider of database acceleration solutions for the PostgreSQL open source database, is forming a partnership with EDB, a leading contributor to PostgreSQL, to help companies reduce IT costs.

“Enterprises spend millions of dollars per year on legacy analytic and data warehouse database platforms like Oracle, Teradata, and others,” said Thomas Richter, CEO of Swarm64. “Faster Postgres query performance, enabled by Swarm64 DA, combined with the enhanced availability, scalability, and flexibility of EDB’s Postgres software and tools, makes it possible for organizations to escape the high costs and lock-in associated with legacy databases.”

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