Version 1.6.0 of Barman, Backup and Recovery Manager for PostgreSQL, has been released.
The 9.4 version of PostgreSQL introduces the JSONB data type, a specialised representation of the JSON data, allowing PostgreSQL to be competitive in managing the “lingua franca” of the moment for the exchange of data via web services. It is useful to perform a number of tests to verify its actual performance.
Barman 1.1.1 was released few days ago, but until now it wasn’t available for Ubuntu 12.04. Now, you can simply add the below PPA to get the latest version of Barman in your Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. This quick tutorial will show you how to add Barman Official PPA in Ubuntu 12.04. Objectives: Add Barman Official…
As usual Greenplum Community Edition 4.2.1 is available as a VMWare virtual machine based on CentOS with all the fancy tools and the documentation already installed. This allows you to easily try it. This article is an updated guide about running the provided image on VirtualBox.
Some members of the Greenplum Community Forum have been asking about how to install on Greenplum CE a very useful “contrib” module available for PostgreSQL.
Officially Greenplum Database Single Node Edition (SNE) is only installable on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) and SUSE Linux Enteprise Server (SLES), but while surfing the web I have seen many requests on how to install it on Debian/Ubuntu. Here I’m trying to give you some advices.