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Containers
Containers: A Hype Machine Becomes the Real Deal
May 31, 2018
A few short years ago, I recall attending a conference where the goal was to title your presentation with the word “Docker” in as many times as...
Apple Crop
Find the Right Version of BART and Pgpool II
May 29, 2018
We encounter some confusion around which versions of EDB Postgres Backup and Recovery Tool (BART) are supported with which version of our database...
Built-in Sharding for PostgreSQL
May 22, 2018
Built-in sharding is something that many people have wanted to see in PostgreSQL for a long time. It would be a gross exaggeration to say that...
GDPR Will Turn DBAs Into Superheroes
May 18, 2018
The world is awash with statistics about the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and depending on who you believe, companies are either...
Row Movement Across PostgreSQL Partitions Made Easy
May 15, 2018
Before declarative partitioning was introduced in PostgreSQL 10, one had to use table inheritance. One of the main drawbacks of using table...
GDPR Could Become a Costly Millstone that Slows Down Business Agility
May 10, 2018
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been one of the large ticket items for IT departments in the last year. According to PWC , 68% of...
SERIALIZABLE in PostgreSQL 11... and beyond
May 08, 2018
Thanks to the tireless work of Google Summer of Code student Shubham Barai with the support of reviewers, a mentor, and a committer, PostgreSQL 11...
Do You Have the Essential Skills to Be a Successful PostgreSQL DBA?
May 04, 2018
Open source databases are becoming an increasingly preferred option for organizations seeking high performance, lower cost alternatives to legacy...
Running EDB Postgres Failover Manager Without Sudo
April 24, 2018
In the default mode of operation, EDB Postgres Failover Manager (EFM) agents run as the ‘efm’ operating system user. The agent uses sudo to perform...
EnterpriseDB Updates Tools, and Enhances Security and Alerting
April 19, 2018
Database administrators need tools for database maintenance, performance optimization, and configuration as well as creating a highly available...

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