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Tuesday, November 30 • 10:15am - 10:55am
Slow things down to make them go faster

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It's easy to get misled into overconfidence based on the performance of powerful servers, given today's monster core counts and RAM sizes. However, the reality of high concurrency usage is often disappointing, with less throughput than one would expect. PostgreSQL is very particular about how it likes to deal with high concurrency, so let's look at potential pitfalls when you throw a lot of work at your database.

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Jimmy Angelakos

Senior PostgreSQL Architect, EDB
Computer scientist who has worked with Open Source tools for more than 20 years. He has taught Databases & Programming for Oracle University, worked as Head of Software Development for an SME building vertical transport solutions, transaction processing & interoperability systems... Read More →

Tuesday November 30, 2021 10:15am - 10:55am GMT