The EDB Blog

Wait Event Reporting

3/13/2017

Postgres often lacks the sophisticated reporting of more established enterprise relational database systems. Sometimes that is because Postgres doesn't require as much...

Going Deep on Stats

2/28/2017

Postgres includes lots of monitoring tools that allow you to see what is happening, but there are a few settings that really go into detail, e.g....

The Power of APIs in EDB Postgres Ark

2/6/2017

EnterpriseDB® (EDB™) created the EDB Postgres Ark™ to simplify the process of provisioning robust Postgres deployments, while also providing the benefits of cloud...

Controlling Autovacuum

01/09/2017

Unlike other database systems, Postgres makes the cleanup process visible and tunable to users....

PostgreSQL: Aggregate Push-down in postgres_fdw

11/23/2016

It's exciting times in PostgreSQL for those who are using postgres_fdw or Foreign Data Wrappers (FDWs) in general. Users often complained that a simple count(*) on a foreign table was slow since PostgreSQL required to pull all the rows from the foreign server just to count them to produce count...

EDB Ark: DBaaS for Hybrid Cloud Deployments

12/13/2016

The accelerated pace of application development means most enterprises can no longer wait for traditional IT to lead those initiatives. Traditional IT practices that required...

Partition Pruning in EDB Postgres 9.5

12/19/2016

One of my colleagues who was recently working with a customer has presented a customer case. According to him, the customer has a partitioned table and EDB Postgres™...