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Load Balancer
Load Balancer Script Hooks in EDB Failover Manager 3.2
August 28, 2018
EDB Postgres Failover Manager (EFM) supports multiple ways to connect applications with the new master database after a failover or promotion. In...
Summer School Tour Bus
The EDB Postgres Summer School Rolls On
August 22, 2018
I’ve come to the end of my time in Europe now and I thought I’d share some of the feedback I’ve received from EDB customers along the way. I’ve been...
Can MongoDB make a decision?
Is ACID a Priority or Not? Can MongoDB Decide?
August 20, 2018
If I’m honest, I think of MongoDB as more of a “data store” than an actual database. This may be a controversial opinion these days, but I don’t...
DBAs' roles are changing
The Changing Role of the Database Administrator
August 16, 2018
Not that long ago, the role of the DBA was comprised of a lot of mechanical tasks, including upgrades, basic system maintenance, backups and recovery...
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Nested Subprocedures
August 14, 2018
As the name suggests, a nested subprocedure allows us to write a function or procedure nested within another function or procedure. It means a...
Migration Portal
EnterpriseDB Announces Beta Migration Portal, Product Updates to Run Postgres Everywhere
August 08, 2018
Taking our experiences over the past 10 years migrating hundreds of Oracle databases, we’ve introduced the beta version of our EDB Postgres Migration...
Using Toad Edge Preview 2.0.0 with EDB Postgres 10
August 07, 2018
Quest Software recently released Toad Edge 2.0, which adds support for PostgreSQL and EDB Postgres. This reduces the time that DBAs and developers...
Navigating the maze to cloud
What Is Involved in Migrating Database Workloads to the Cloud?
August 02, 2018
Picking up on our last post on moving databases to the cloud , now, let’s look at what is involved with migrating your database workload to the cloud...
Are you using force_parallel_mode correctly?
Using force_parallel_mode Correctly
July 30, 2018
I admit it: I invented force_parallel_mode. I believed then, and still believe now, that it is valuable for testing purposes. Certainly, testing...
Parallel Index Scans
Performance of parallel index scans in PostgreSQL
July 24, 2018
This blog will continue the discussion of parallel query in PostgreSQL. In the previous blog of this series, we learned about parallel index scans,...

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