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Well-known Databases Use Different Approaches for MVCC
March 18, 2015
*/ Database Management Systems uses MVCC to avoid the problem of Writers blocking Readers and vice-versa, by making use of multiple versions of data...
Be the Master of All You Survey with Postgres Enterprise Manager 5.0
March 02, 2015
With the most recent release of Postgres Plus Advanced Server 9.4, EnterpriseDB (EDB) has also upgraded our database enterprise management console,...
Hadoop to Postgres – Bridging the Gap
February 20, 2015
*/ This blog was co-written by Ibrar Ahmed. Advances in Postgres in recent releases have opened up opportunities for expanding features that support...
Resource Management in Postgres Plus Advanced Server is a Game Changer
February 18, 2015
The newest release of Postgres Plus from EDB is a serious game changer for DBAs and organizations running mixed workloads on their mission critical...
First Rule in Securing Postgres: Don’t Be Dumb
February 12, 2015
*/ A very popular standalone NoSQL database solution came under criticism about their security posture this week. It’s not the kind of publicity a...
Postgres: Have Your NoSQL Cake and Eat it Too
February 03, 2015
Standalone NoSQL database solutions are easy to use, fast to deploy, and make getting an application up and running a piece of cake. That’s the sweet...
Sharding Presentation
February 01, 2015
As a followup to my scaling talk, I have written a draft of another talk, The Future of Postgres Sharding . It starts by explaining the advantages of...
42% of Database Pros Struggle to Manage NoSQL Solutions
January 30, 2015
Two years ago, my colleague Bruce Momjian wrote that relational databases would adapt to emerging database demands and incorporate the capabilities...
Read Scalability in PostgreSQL 9.5
January 27, 2015
In PostgreSQL 9.5, we will see a boost in scalability for read workload when the data can fit in RAM. I ran a pgbench read-only load to compare the...
Postgres Developers: Replace Best Guesses with Best Practices
January 16, 2015
EnterpriseDB has recently experienced a surge in demand for Postgres training, with a 26% increase in participants over the last year alone. This...

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