A Couple of Reasons Why You Should Use PostgreSQL

Here’s a nice article showing a couple of good reasons why you should consider using PostgreSQL in many of your future projects:
http://www.cubrid.org/blog/dev-platform/postgresql-at-a-glance

From the jOOQ perspective – which is a perspective focussed on SQL feature scope rather than storage and maintenance – Postgres is one of the most outstanding databases out there, and it’s completely free, unless you choose to use professional support from EnterpriseDB, which will still cost you around 20% of what you’d pay for Oracle.