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SSL Certificates and Certificate Authorities
January 13, 2017
When setting up ssl in Postgres, you can't just enable ssl . You must also install a signed certificate on the server. The first step is to create a...
The pg_rewind Improvements in PostgreSQL 9.6
January 11, 2017
The pg_rewind tool was first introduced in PostgreSQL 9.5. This is best used in a situation when a standby becomes a master, then the old master can...
Controlling Autovacuum
January 09, 2017
*/ Unlike other database systems, Postgres makes the cleanup process visible and tunable to users. Autovacuum performs recycling of old rows and...
Achieving Polyglot Persistence through Data Integration in the Cloud
December 27, 2016
Polyglot persistence is based on the assumption that there is no single database technology that suits all data needs equally. Hence different types...
PostgreSQL: Aggregate Push-down in postgres_fdw
December 22, 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...
EDB Ark: DBaaS for Hybrid Cloud Deployments
December 22, 2016
The accelerated pace of application development means most enterprises can no longer wait for traditional IT to lead those initiatives. Traditional...
Partition Pruning in EDB Postgres 9.5
December 22, 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...
Collaboration Makes Postgres Better for Everyone
November 16, 2016
I recently went to PGConf.EU, the European PostgreSQL conference that was held in Tallinn, Estonia on November 1-4. This annual event for Postgres...
5 Step Assessment: Selecting a DBMS for New Application Development
November 16, 2016
IT is struggling to keep up with the speed of business. The business landscape shifts priorities and requirements faster than you can say “request a...
Data Backup Made Easy
November 16, 2016
Backup strategies are critical to enterprise data management, but the time, storage, and management requirements pose a host of challenges. Because...

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