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Do You Have the Essential Skills to Be a Successful PostgreSQL DBA?
August 22, 2018
Open source databases are becoming an increasingly preferred option for organizations seeking high performance, lower cost alternatives to legacy...Read more
Running EDB Postgres Failover Manager Without Sudo
August 22, 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...Read more
EnterpriseDB Updates Tools, and Enhances Security and Alerting
August 22, 2018
Database administrators need tools for database maintenance, performance optimization, and configuration as well as creating a highly available...Read more
Intermediate Certificates
April 10, 2018
I previously mentioned the importance of high quality documentation, so we are always looking for improvements. This email thread from 2013 attempted...Read more
Encryption Module in EDB Postgres Earns FIPS 140-2 Validation
April 06, 2018
U.S. government agencies and other organizations that require higher levels of security now have another green light on the road to open source. The...Read more
Wal and Xlog
April 03, 2018
Postgres isn't the best at naming things. Of course, there is the old computer saying, "There are only two hard things in Computer Science: cache...Read more
Containing Bloat with Partitions
April 30, 2018
PGConf India 2018 attracted a large number of PostgreSQL users and developers. I talked about "query optimization techniques for partitioned tables...Read more
Simple Ways to Protect Your Postgres Servers from an Unlikely Attack Vector: A Rogue Picture of Scarlett Johansson
March 22, 2018
Imperva, a provider of data and application security solutions, is actively running a research effort with the express goal of identifying attack...Read more
Zheap: A Storage Engine to Provide Better Control Over Bloat
April 11, 2018
In the past few years, PostgreSQL has advanced a lot in terms of features, performance, and scalability for many core systems. However, one of the...Read more
Introduction to Parallel Sequential Scan
March 14, 2018
In this video, we will have a look at how parallel sequential scan can be used in EDB Postgres Advanced Server to enhance the performance of the...Read more

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Bruce Momjian is a co-founder of the PostgreSQL Global Development Group, and has worked on Po...

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Ken Rugg is EDB's Chief Product and Strategy Officer and is charged with leading the company's...

Dave has been actively involved in the PostgreSQL Project since 1998, as the lead developer of...