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Running PostgreSQL 9.6? Time for a major upgrade!

In the last blog post, we mentioned the latest PostgreSQL Minor release of PostgreSQL 14.1, 13.5, 12.9, 11.14, 10.19, and 9.6.24. An important note is that this is the final release of the PostgreSQL 9.6 major version. The PostgreSQL Global … Read More

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PostgreSQL Minor release – Nov 2021

PostgreSQL 14.1, 13.5, 12.9, 11.14, 10.19, and 9.6.24 Released! The PostgreSQL Global Development Group has released an update to all supported versions of our database system, including 14.1, 13.5, 12.9, 11.14, 10.19, and 9.6.24. This release closes two security vulnerabilities … Read More

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PostgreSQL 14 New Features – Cool little things

I will be honest with this – I wasn’t sure about doing 100% justice to the 9-days & 9-part blog series to commemorate one of the biggest Festivals in India – Navratri Well, today, it’s a Wrap-up of the PostgreSQL … Read More

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PostgreSQL 14 New Features – Developer boons

After the previous blog post on PostgreSQL 14 New features for DBAs, I am here to present a few interesting Developer centric new features with this post. Improved Data types Multirange datatypes Multiranges are basically sorted arrays of non-overlapping ranges … Read More

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PostgreSQL 14 New Features – DBA Lifesavers

We have covered a considerable amount of PostgreSQL 14 features in our previous posts, they are: Performance enhancements Monitoring improvements New configuration parameters introduced Security Well, today is going to be a fun ride – New DBA Features in PG14, … Read More

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PostgreSQL 14 New Features – Security

Database security refers to the collective measures used to protect and secure a database or database management software from illegitimate use and malicious cyber threats and attacks. Database security procedures are aimed at protecting not just the data inside the … Read More

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PostgreSQL 14 New Features – Monitoring improvements

Database Monitoring, Database Availability, Data Observability, Data Lineage, Data Provenance… Wow! way too many things. As a Database Engineer, database monitoring is the utmost important aspect for any database shop, it lays the foundation of the whole platform. So, I … Read More

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PostgreSQL 14 New Features – Conf params introduced

This 9-part Blog series is getting interesting day by day. Yesterday, we concluded our part of the blog about some of the interesting Performance enhancements around System-level, Data handling & modifications, and Workload specific features introduced in PostgreSQL 14. Today, … Read More

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PostgreSQL 14 New Features – Part 3

This is the third installment of 9-part Blog series talking about some of the PostgreSQL 14 New features. In the first part and second parts, we discussed a few of the important System-level & Data handling performance enhancements introduced in the PostgreSQL … Read More

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PostgreSQL 14 New Features – Part 2

This is the second installment of 9-part Blog series talking about some of the PostgreSQL 14 New features. In the first part, we discussed a few of the important System-level performance enhancements introduced in the PostgreSQL 14 major version. Mind you, … Read More

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PostgreSQL 14 New Features – Blog series – Part 1

Alone, We can do so little; Together, We can do so much – Helen Keller PostgreSQL is a powerful, open-source object-relational database system with over 30 years of active development that has earned it a strong reputation for reliability, feature … Read More

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Yaaaay! Welcoming PostgreSQL 14…

Continuous improvement is better than delayed perfection – Mark Twain (one of my favorite quotes from the All-time greatest writers) The PostgreSQL Global Development Group today announced the release of PostgreSQL 14, the latest version of the world’s most advanced … Read More

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