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Kicking the Donkey of PostgreSQL Replication

Track: Operations

Joshua D. Drake

April 20, 2016, 1:00PM - 1:50PM


Fully updated from 2014, this talk takes into account all the goodies that are available for PostgreSQL replication including but not limited to:

* Streaming Replication
* Archiving Replication
* Management of both types
* Logical Replication (PgLogical)

If you are new to PostgreSQL replication this talk will provide you with everything you need to know about 95% of PostgreSQL Replication technology. Questions are invited and lively discussion is expected. Bring your best thinking hats and let's solve some data transfer problems!

About the Speaker

Joshua D. Drake is a PostgreSQL Consultant and has been consulting on PostgreSQL since Postgres95. Throughout his PostgreSQL career he has performed a variety of functions within the community including releasing an O'Reilly book on PostgreSQL, being part of the sysadmins and advocacy teams. Further he ran a biannual conference series dedicated to PostgreSQL between the years of 2007 - 2011. He is a Director for SPI (the non-profit for Lastly he is also a Founder and Director of United States PostgreSQL.

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