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As we approach year end, our EDB team was inspired to take a look back at our blog posts from the year and see what topics resonated the most with our readers. Here is a Top 10 recap of your favorites from 2017. 10. Pgpool II Keeps Pace With Demands of Today’s Architectures and Workloads This blog is about Pgpool II, the middleware product that sits between the PostgreSQL server and database clients. Coming in at #10 for 2017, our readers […]

In a recent support case, I came across a customer who used a clever way to create streaming replication base backups–by taking a Google Cloud instance and cloning it. With the proliferation of cloud computing, it’s very convenient to be able to create a block-level clone of a VM within minutes or even seconds, and it would be much faster than any program like scp or rsync. They had found it to be faster than pg_basebackup for sure, on the order of several […]

For the last few weeks, I have been working with a key opportunity of Ashnik – a major Bank in Singapore, on designing a database solution for them. The solution will be based on EDB Postgres and will support one of the key applications for the bank. It can be considered as one of the most ambitious implementations of Postgres in the BFSI segment. On meeting their team for the first time, I realized that the bank is a mature user […]