LIVRO PostgreSQL Administration Cookbook – Third Edition PDF Simon Riggs



Key FeaturesGet to grips with the capabilities of PostgreSQL 9.6 to administer your database more efficientlyMonitor, tune, secure and protect your databaseA step-by-step, recipe-based guide to help you tackle any problem in PostgreSQL administration with easeBook DescriptionPostgreSQL is a powerful open-source database management system; now recognized as the expert’s choice for a wide range of applications it has an enviable reputation for performance and stability. PostgreSQL provides an integrated feature set comprising relational database features, object-relational, text search, Geographical Info Systems, analytical tools for Big Data and JSON/XML document management.Starting with short and simple recipes you will soon dive into core features such as configuration, server control, tables, and data. You will tackle a variety of problems a database administrator usually encounters – spanning from creating tables to managing views, from improving performance to securing your database, and from using monitoring tools to using storage engines. Recipes based on important topics like high availability, concurrency, replication, backup, and recovery, as well as diagnostics and troubleshooting are also given special importance.By the end of this book, you will have all the knowledge you need to run, manage and maintain your PostgreSQL efficiently.What you will learnImplement PostgreSQL features for performance and reliabilityHarness the power of the latest PostgreSQL 9.6 featuresManage open source PostgreSQL versions 9.5 & 9.6 on various platformsAdvanced technical tips for experienced usersExplore best practices for planning and designing live databasesSelect and implement robust backup and recovery techniquesConcise and clear guidance on replication and high availabilityLatest details on Logical Replication and Bi-Directional Replication