Presented by:


Tom Kincaid


Tom in the General Manager for 2ndQuadrant in North America. He has been developing, deploying and supporting Database Systems and Enterprise Software for over 25 years. Tom had total product delivery ownership for the Progress OpenEdge platform which included a relational database deployed in thousands of systems and Enterprises all over the world. Tom was VP of Professional Services and later Vice President of products and engineering at EnterpriseDB. Responsibilities in his past include the management and maintenance of over 300 Postgres 24x7 database clusters. He has overseen the design and delivery of Postgres training solutions as well as the deployment of PostgreSQL at both Fortune 500 financial institutions and at military facilities all over the world. Teams he has managed have delivered major features that have become part of PostgreSQL. He overseen the design and and successful delivery of High Availability products for PostgreSQL and several other databases.

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This course will present the Postgres-BDR Always-On architecture. It will do an in depth review of logical replication and high availability concepts.

How to achieve maximum availability through a Postgres Multi-Master architecture will presented. Specific topics that will be covered:

1) How to achieve zero down time upgrades. 2) How to quickly (under a second) failover. 3) How to failover between data data centers. 4) How to have a zero impact on your deployment as a result of performing vacuum and indexing operations.

6 h
Postgres Conference 2020
Ops and Administration
Requires Registration:
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