VP, Chief Architect, Database Server @ EnterpriseDB, PostgreSQL Major Contributor and Committer
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
PostgreSQL's Hash Indexes Are Now Cool
Since I just committed the last pending patch to improve hash indexes to PostgreSQL 11, and since most of the improvements to hash indexes w...
Monday, August 14, 2017
Plans for Partitioning in v11
The reaction to the new table partitioning feature in PostgreSQL 10 has been overwhelmingly positive, but a number of people have already as...
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Who Contributes to PostgreSQL Development?
In a talk which I gave at PGCONF.IN and, in a shorter version, at PGCONF.US, I had a few slides on who contributes to PostgreSQL development...
Saturday, April 08, 2017
New Features Coming in PostgreSQL 10
The list of new features coming in PostgreSQL 10 is extremely impressive. I've been involved in the PostgreSQL project since the 8.4 re...
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Parallel Query v2
A recent Twitter poll asked What is your favorite upcoming feature of PostgreSQL V10? In this admittedly unscientific survey, "better...
Tuesday, August 02, 2016
Uber's move away from PostgreSQL
Last week, a blog post by an Uber engineer explained why Uber chose to move from PostgreSQL to MySQL . This article was widely reported and...
Thursday, May 26, 2016
PostgreSQL Regression Test Coverage
Yesterday evening, I ran the PostgreSQL regression tests (make check-world) on master and on each supported back-branch three times on hydra...
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