Conference Highlights

Jun 25 Luigi Nardi

NYC Postgres Meetup Livestream: Postgres Automation and Hyperscaling

Join us at the Materialize offices for an engaging dialogue with Luigi Nardi of DBtune about automating your PostgreSQL database. When automating and scaling your database, there are various approaches with their own unique benefits and risks. After automation, what outcomes can you anticipate for your database? Parameter tuning in PostgreSQL databases is necessary yet complex. Engineers frequently opt for default settings in PostgreSQL rather than risk performance issues in their...

Jul 10 Dave Stokes

Learning PostgreSQL

Learning PostgreSQL and/or SQL can take time and effort. This webinar showcases an option that does not require installation or access to a PG server. provides access to a PG server through a web browser, has established exercises, and has an outstanding user interface. It is easy to work through the exercises, and the website provides detailed explanations of the answers if you get stuck. This webinar will complete the first five basic exercises, detailing the steps and...

Oct 02 Rajan Palanivel

[Meetup Livestream] Leveraging a PL/RUST extension to protect sensitive data in PostgreSQL

In this talk, Rajan Palanivel, VP of Engineering at Baffle Inc (, will share how a PL/RUST based extension can be used to protect sensitive data in PostgreSQL. Rajan will lead the discussion on how PL/RUST allows you to deploy data-centric security into a managed cloud service as well as the performance benefits of RUST. The discussion will begin by looking at why current approaches could put sensitive data at risk or negatively impact business processes. Rajan will then...