How MySQL DBA's see PostgreSQL (and why their company should worry about it)

Wednesday 5:00 PM - 5:25 PM

@ Bear

PostgreSQLOpen Source Databases

25 minutes conference


Case Studies/Use cases, Operations

Or to be better say my PostgreSQL "hello World".
In this presentation I will illustrate the ways, the accidents and the surprises I had in my journey as MySQL DBA to implement a specular solution with PostgreSQL as total probie.
I will start from the basics, covering my journey in:
- Installing
- Basic configuration
- Security definition
- Create a database and tables
- Backups
- Replication
- The magic behind indexes


Marco Tusa

Marco Tusa (Percona)



Marco Tusa had his own international practice for the past twenty eight years. His experience and expertise are in a wide variety of information technology and information management fields, cover research, development, analysis, quality control, project management and team management. Marco is currently working at Percona as High Availability Practice Manager, previously working at Percona as manager of the Consulting Rapid Response Team on October 2013. He has being working as employee for the SUN Microsystems as MySQL Professional Service manager for South Europe., and previously in MySQL AB. He has worked with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nation since 1994, leading the development of the Organization's hyper textual environment.Team leader for the FAO corporate database support. For several years he has led the development group in the WAICENT/Faoinfo team.


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