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Percona Live Europe Featured Talks: NoSQL Best Practices for PostgreSQL with Dmitry Dolgov

 | September 7, 2017 |  Posted In: JSON, MySQL, Percona Live, PostgreSQL

Colin Charles

Welcome to another post in our series of interview blogs for the upcoming Percona Live Europe 2017 in Dublin. This series highlights a number of talks that will be at the conference and gives a short preview of what attendees can expect to learn from the presenter. This blog post is with Dmitry Dolgov, a […]

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Webinar Thursday, June 15, 2017: Demystifying Postgres Logical Replication

 | June 13, 2017 |  Posted In: MySQL, PostgreSQL, Replication, Technical Webinars

Postgres Logical Replication

Join Percona’s Senior Technical Services Engineer Emanuel Calvo as he presents Demystifying Postgres Logical Replication on Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 7 am PDT / 10 am EDT (UTC-7). Register Now The Postgres logical decoding feature was added in version 9.4, and thankfully it is continuously improving due to the vibrant open source community. In this […]

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Percona Live 2017: Designing your SaaS Database for Scale with Postgres

 | April 25, 2017 |  Posted In: Cloud and MySQL, MySQL, Percona Live, PostgreSQL

Postgres

The Percona Live Open Source Data Conference 2017 day one is rolling right along, and we’re already in the afternoon sessions. In this blog, we’ll look at Citus Data’s presentation on how to design your SaaS database to scale with Postgres. If you’re building a SaaS application, you probably already have the notion of tenancy […]

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Millions of Queries per Second: PostgreSQL and MySQL’s Peaceful Battle at Today’s Demanding Workloads

and  | January 6, 2017 |  Posted In: Benchmarks, InnoDB, MySQL, open source databases, OpenSource Databases on big machines, Percona Live

PostgreSQL and MySQL

This blog compares how PostgreSQL and MySQL handle millions of queries per second. Anastasia: Can open source databases cope with millions of queries per second? Many open source advocates would answer “yes.” However, assertions aren’t enough for well-grounded proof. That’s why in this blog post, we share the benchmark testing results from Alexander Korotkov (CEO of […]

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Percona Live Europe 2016: “PostgreSQL Worst Practices” with Ilya Kosmodemiansky

 | October 4, 2016 |  Posted In: Percona Live

Percona Live Europe

Day one of Percona Live Europe 2016 is coming to a close, but the sessions keep coming. The afternoon contained just as many packed presentations as the morning, with the same enthusiastic transfer of knowledge. In getting Percona Live Europe 2016 ready this year, something unexpected happened. We noticed the PostgreSQL community come together and […]

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PostgreSQL Day at Percona Live Amsterdam 2016

 | August 25, 2016 |  Posted In: MySQL

PostgreSQL Day

Introducing PostgreSQL Day at Percona Live Europe, Amsterdam 2016. As modern open source database deployments change, often including more than just a single open source database, Percona Live has also changed. We changed our model from being a purely MySQL-focused conference (with variants) to include a significant amount of MongoDB content. We’ve also expanded our […]

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MySQL and PostgreSQL SpecJAppServer benchmark results

 | July 25, 2007 |  Posted In: Benchmarks

Listening to Josh Berkus presentation on OSCON today I decided to take a closer look at SpecJAppServer benchmarks results which were published by PostgreSQL recently and which as Josh Puts it “This publication shows that a properly tuned PostgreSQL is not only as fast or faster than MySQL, but almost as fast as Oracle (since […]

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Interesting MySQL and PostgreSQL Benchmarks

 | November 30, 2006 |  Posted In: Benchmarks

I had found pile of MySQL and PostgreSQL benchmarks on various platforms which I have not seen before. Very interesting reading. It does not share too much information about how MySQL or PostgreSQL was configured or about queries. Furthermore MySQL and PostgreSQL has a bit different implementations (ie SubQueries avoided for MySQL) so do not […]

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This Week in Data with Colin Charles #6: Open Source Summit and Percona Live Europe

 | September 15, 2017 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, Insight for DBAs, Insight for Developers, Percona Live, Percona Server, Percona Server for MongoDB

Colin Charles

Join Percona Chief Evangelist Colin Charles as he covers happenings, gives pointers and provides musings on the open source database community. What a long, packed week! Spent most of it at Open Source Summit North America, while still enjoying the myriad phone calls and meetings you have as a Perconian. In addition to two talks, I […]

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