Silicon Valley 2019
Postgres Conference Silicon Valley is the largest gathering about People, Postgres, Data on the West Coast! An inclusive and diverse event we bring together a best-in-talent combination of speakers, attendees, and sponsors to build opportunities for the global Postgres ecosystem. To be notified of changes and important dates please subscribe to our newsletter.
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PostgreSQL is a fully-featured, enterprise-grade and open source database, named two years in a row database of the year! And it’s also the best candidate to migrate off of Oracle, supporting very advanced SQL, easy administration and pl/pgsql, a replacement for Oracle’s PL/SQL. Stop spending hundreds of thousands or millions of $ on database licenses and reinvest them in your team, infrastructure and software. Join this tutorial to learn the best practices, tricks and tools to perform a...
In this talk we will discuss a few aspects of application and database design that are often overlooked. I will try providing practical examples and solutions from real life with particular focus on what not to do and “features” to avoid. We will talk about how monolithic application practices are still pervasive in our micro-service and tiered architectures as well as problems with ORMs and various frameworks. Consecutively, we will talk about an approach to building microservice-based...
Out of the box PostgreSQL comes with very conservative performance settings. In this 3-hour workshop, we'll look at more useful options that relate to performance and how to set them for your environment, as well as query optimization, statistics, operating system parameters and server resources. There is no one-size-fits-all approach, but through this workshop, you'll get the fundamentals of performance tuning PostgreSQL and how to best apply it to your configuration and workload.
Evolving the technology stack at Kroger to meet the transformational needs of the business – to become a true omni-channel retailer in the food/grocery space. The technology stack evolves to a cloud-native micro-services platform which moves from an on-prem ecosystem to a hybrid of on-prem and public cloud infrastructure. Along this journey we are not lifting and shifting but rethinking the entirety of the stack to modern cloud-agnostic cloud-native architectures by using an abundance of open...
In this hands-on tutorial, we will cover many of the capabilities that make Postgres the world’s most advanced open source relational database. Specifically, we'll dive deep on how to build scalable, real-time analytics applications using Postgres in the cloud. To do this, we’ll go hands-on and use Azure Database for PostgreSQL including Hyperscale (Citus). Topics include: Why more & more teams are choosing Postgres The Postgres features that matter most to real-time analytics -...
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Taming Performance Variability in PostgreSQL by Sangwook Kim
AutoVacuum - Tuning and Monitoring by Lloyd Albin
PostgreSQL V12: Features and migration considerations by Joshua D. Drake
Vacuuming through pictures by Tom Kincaid
The Great Escape: On Prem to the Cloud with Postgres by Morgan Howes
Wait! What's going on inside my database? Understanding PostgreSQL wait events by Jeremy Schneider
Effectively securing your PostgreSQL database by Malcolm McLean
Eeny, Meeny, Miny, Moe by Richard Yen
Professional PostgreSQL monitoring made easy by Pavlo Golub
Using SSL with PostgreSQL and pgbouncer by Andrew Dunstan
Converting from a SQL Server DBA to a Postgres DBA Role by Victoria McCormick
High Availability and Automatic Failover in PostgreSQL by Avinash Vallarapu
10 Steps to good PostgreSQL Performance by Hans-Jürgen Schönig
Advanced compression in TimescaleDB with hybrid row/columnar storage by Mike Freedman
PostgreSQL Managed Services at Amazon RDS: Best Practices by Sridhar Ranganathan
How to Reduce Your Time-Consuming PostgreSQL Operational Tasks by 90% with ScaleGrid by dharshan rangegowda
Postgresql in Kubernetes by Armin Nesiren
Finding and fixing slow queries by Hans-Jürgen Schönig
Postgresql performance tuning - a crash course by Malcolm McLean
Oracle to PostgreSQL Migration Tutorial by Alvaro Hernandez
PostgreSQL as a Big Data Platform by Christopher Travers
Creating Continuously Up to Date Materialized Aggregates by David Kohn
Using PostgreSQL for Data Privacy and Security by Mason Sharp
Data Modeling with PostgreSQL by Jim Mlodgenski
PostgreSQL Extensions: by Jignesh Shah
The PostgreSQL optimizer: What it really does by Hans-Jürgen Schönig
PostgreSQL as a Graph Database by Greg Spiegelberg
The NoSQL store everyone ignored by Zohaib Sibte Hassan
Implementing Temporal Tables in PostgreSQL by Alexey Solovtsov
The Architecture of Geo-DistributedSQL Database by Andrew Woods
The Evolution of Distributed Databases at Facebook by Kannan Muthukkaruppan
6 Technical Challenges Developing a Distributed SQL Database by Karthik Ranganathan
Building Microservices in a Cloud-Native World with Distributed SQL by Ryan Scheidter
Benchmarking Distributed SQL Databases by Robert Winslow
An Introduction to Amazon Aurora by Kamal Gupta
Spring Forward to a Cloud-Native PostgreSQL by Nikhil Chandrappa
How Cloud-Native and Distributed SQL are Transforming ECommerce & Retail by Ram Ravichandran
Transforming the Omni-Channel Experience at Kroger by Mahesh Tyagarajan
Distributed MySQL Architectures, Past, Present and Future by Peter Zaitsev
Google Spanner's SQL Evolution by Campbell Fraser
Scaling Microservices and Distributed Databases in a Multi-Cloud World by Ram Ravichandran