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. This year's conference features the Distributed SQL Summit organized by Yugabyte.
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Some of our speakers
2ndQuadrantGeneral Manager 2ndQuadrant Inc.
PostgresConf South AfricaOrganiser (South Africa)
Heimdall DataHead of Products
Jersey Mike'sDatabase Administrator
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.
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 -...
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...
Postgres V12: Features and Migration Considerations What's New in YugaByte DB 2.0: PostgreSQL Compatibility on Geo-Distributed Storage Architecture and more! Doors open at 6:00 PM, first presentation starts at 6:30PM. After the meetup there will be networking opportunities in the Hotel bar. You do not need a ticket to Postgres Conference to attend the meetup. Of course the conference would love for you to attend it as well: https://postgresconf.org/conferences/SV2019
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...
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...
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Ops and Administration
Oracle to PostgreSQL Migration Tutorial by Alvaro Hernandez
Postgresql in Kubernetes by Armin Nesiren
How to Reduce Your Time-Consuming PostgreSQL Operational Tasks by 90% with ScaleGrid by dharshan rangegowda
PostgreSQL Managed Services at Amazon RDS: Best Practices by Jim Mlodgenski
10 Steps to good PostgreSQL Performance by Hans-Jürgen Schönig
Postgresql performance tuning - a crash course by Malcolm McLean
From SQL Server DBA to Postgres DBA by Victoria McCormick
Using SSL with PostgreSQL and pgbouncer by Andrew Dunstan
Professional PostgreSQL monitoring made easy by Pavlo Golub
Eeny, Meeny, Miny, Moe by Richard Yen
Effectively securing your PostgreSQL database by Malcolm McLean
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
Finding and fixing slow queries by Hans-Jürgen Schönig
Vacuuming through pictures by Tom Kincaid
PostgreSQL V12: Features and migration considerations by Joshua D. Drake
AutoVacuum - Tuning and Monitoring by Lloyd Albin
High Availability and Automatic Failover in PostgreSQL by Avinash Vallarapu
Taming Performance Variability in PostgreSQL by Sangwook Kim
Using PostgreSQL for Data Privacy and Security by Mason Sharp
Creating Continuously Up to Date Materialized Aggregates by David Kohn
PostgreSQL as a Big Data Platform by Christopher Travers
PostgreSQL as a Graph Database by Greg Spiegelberg
The PostgreSQL optimizer: What it really does by Hans-Jürgen Schönig
PostgreSQL Extensions: by Jignesh Shah
Implementing Temporal Tables in PostgreSQL by Alexey Solovtsov
The NoSQL store everyone ignored by Zohaib Sibte Hassan
Scaling Microservices and Distributed Databases in a Multi-Cloud World by Ram Ravichandran
Google Spanner's SQL Evolution by Campbell Fraser
Distributed MySQL Architectures, Past, Present and Future by Peter Zaitsev
Transforming the Omni-Channel Experience at Kroger by Mahesh Tyagarajan
Spring Forward to a Cloud-Native PostgreSQL by Nikhil Chandrappa
An Introduction to Amazon Aurora by Jim Mlodgenski
Benchmarking Distributed SQL Databases by Robert Winslow
Building Microservices in a Cloud-Native World with Distributed SQL by Ryan Scheidter
6 Technical Challenges Developing a Distributed SQL Database by Karthik Ranganathan
The Evolution of Distributed Databases at Facebook by Jeff Rothschild
Powering Millions of Smart Homes with Near Real-Time and Cloud-Agnostic Distributed SQL by Murugesan Guruswamy
Strongly Consistent Global Indexes for Apache Phoenix by Kadir Ozdemir
The Architecture of a Geo-DistributedSQL Database by Andrew Woods