The Great Escape: On Prem to the Cloud with Postgres
I am a Postgres DBA that gets to have fun solving the challenges that a hyper-growth unicorn SaaS company provide.
When there is a break from work, I ski, scuba, and generally try to be outside.
Discover how to move a 14 terabyte monolith database from a bare metal, on premise solution to Amazon Web Services (Aurora/RDS). Specifically, the focus is on how to move the data with high availability, minimal downtime, and still leave the option to go back to the old hardware. This combination of case study and tutorial goes into the technical details of how we worked through one issue after the other until finally making our way to Amazon. No matter what scale, you still have to solve these problems, so learn how to move your database into the cloud.
- 50 min
- Postgres Conference 2020
- Case Studies