Checkpoints can be a major drag on write-heavy PostgreSQL installations. The first step toward identifying issues in this area is to monitor how often they happen, which just got an easier to use interface added to the database recently.
Come on-line and discuss the features set of Hot Standby for PostgreSQL 8.5.
Meeting is for anybody planning to actively use the Hot Standby in the
next main release of PostgreSQL. Major focus is on providing user
feedback direct to developers to guide the final weeks of development
before we go into Beta.
After the earthquake that shook the city of L'Aquila and the entire
Abruzzo region, 2ndQuadrant Italia is pleased to announce the signing
of a collaborative agreement with the University of L'Aquila.