PostgreSQL for Data Architects

Author: Jayadevan Maymala

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1783288612

Category: Computers

Page: 272

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This book is for developers and data architects who have some exposure to databases. It is assumed that you understand the basic concepts of tables and common database objects, including privileges and security.

PostgreSQL for Data Architects

Author: Jayadevan Maymala

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781783288601

Category: Computers

Page: 272

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This book is for developers and data architects who have some exposure to databases. It is assumed that you understand the basic concepts of tables and common database objects, including privileges and security.

Beginning Databases with PostgreSQL

From Novice to Professional

Author: Richard Stones,Neil Matthew

Publisher: Apress

ISBN: 9781430200185

Category: Computers

Page: 664

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*The most updated PostgreSQL book on the market, covering version 8.0 *Highlights the most popular PostgreSQL APIs, including C, Perl, PHP, and Java *This is two books in one; it simultaneously covers key relational database design principles, while teaching PostgreSQL

PostgreSQL Cookbook

Author: Chitij Chauhan

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1783555343

Category: Computers

Page: 286

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If you are a system administrator, database administrator, architect, developer, or anyone with an interest in planning, managing, and designing database solutions using PostgreSQL, this is the book for you. This book is suited for you if you have some prior experience with any relational database or with the SQL language.

PostgreSQL Administration Essentials

Author: Hans-Jürgen Schönig

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1783988991

Category: Computers

Page: 142

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If you are a database administrator who needs to get to grips with PostgreSQL quickly and efficiently, then this book is for you. This book will also be highly beneficial if you are a project leader or a developer who is interested in knowing more about database systems or bottleneck detection, as it will enable you to work more closely and cooperatively with your administrators.

PostgreSQL 10 Administration Cookbook

Over 165 effective recipes for database management and maintenance in PostgreSQL 10

Author: Gianni Ciolli,Simon Riggs

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1788477898

Category: Computers

Page: 576

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A practical guide to administer, monitor and replicate your PostgreSQL 10 database Key Features Get to grips with the capabilities of PostgreSQL 10 to administer your database more efficiently Monitor, tune, secure and protect your database for optimal performance A step-by-step, recipe-based guide to help you tackle any problem in PostgreSQL 10 administration with ease Book Description PostgreSQL is a powerful, open source database management system with an enviable reputation for high performance and stability. With many new features in its arsenal, PostgreSQL 10 allows users to scale up their PostgreSQL infrastructure. This book takes a step-by-step, recipe-based approach to effective PostgreSQL administration. Throughout this book, you will be introduced to these new features such as logical replication, native table partitioning, additional query parallelism, and much more. You will learn how to tackle a variety of problems that are basically the pain points for any database administrator - from creating tables to managing views, from improving performance to securing your database. More importantly, the book pays special attention to topics such as monitoring roles, backup, and recovery of your PostgreSQL 10 database, ensuring high availability, concurrency, and replication. By the end of this book, you will know everything you need to know to be the go-to PostgreSQL expert in your organization. What you will learn Get to grips with the newly released PostgreSQL 10 features to improve database performance and reliability Manage open source PostgreSQL versions 10 on various platforms. Explore best practices for planning and designing live databases Select and implement robust backup and recovery techniques in PostgreSQL 10 Explore concise and clear guidance on replication and high availability Discover advanced technical tips for experienced users Who this book is for This book is for database administrators, data architects, developers, or anyone with an interest in planning for, or running, live production databases using PostgreSQL. It is most suited to those looking for hands-on solutions to any problem associated with PostgreSQL administration.

Troubleshooting PostgreSQL

Author: Hans-Jürgen Schönig

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1783555327

Category: Computers

Page: 164

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If you are a database administrator looking for solutions to common PostgreSQL problems, this is the book for you. The book is suitable for people with intermediate and professional expertise.

PostgreSQL Replication

Author: Zoltán Böszörményi

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1849516731

Category: Computers

Page: 250

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This book has a chapter dedicated to each aspect of replication. The new features of PostgreSQL 9 are introduced and there are lots of practical examples and screenshots."PostgreSQL Replication" is ideal for PostgreSQL administrators who want to set up and understand replication. If you want to make your databases more robust, more secure, faster, and more scalable, you will find all the information you need in this single book focusing exclusively on PostgreSQL replication. It is assumed that you already have some basic experience with PostgreSQL.

PostgreSQL Server Programming

Author: Hannu Krosing,Jim Mlodgenski

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1849516995

Category: Computers

Page: 264

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This practical guide leads you through numerous aspects of working with PostgreSQL. Step by step examples allow you to easily set up and extend PostgreSQL. "PostgreSQL Server Programming" is for moderate to advanced PostgreSQL database professionals. To get the best understanding of this book, you should have general experience in writing SQL, a basic idea of query tuning, and some coding experience in a language of your choice.

Mastering PostgreSQL in Application Development

Author: Dimitri Fontaine

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 9780244945251

Category: Computers

Page: 332

View: 2010

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Mastering PostgreSQL in Application Development is intended for developers working on applications that use a database server. The book addresses specifically the PostgreSQL RDBMS: it actually is the world's most advanced Open Source database as said in its slogan on the official website. By the end of this book, you will know why, and agree!

Instant PostgreSQL Backup and Restore How-to

Author: Shaun Thomas

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1782169113

Category: Computers

Page: 54

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Filled with practical, step-by-step instructions and clear explanations for the most important and useful tasks. This hands-on guide provides a quick and easy way to back up and restore your database using PostgreSQL.Written for database administrators who want to create backups of their critical enterprise data and efficiently restore it using PostgreSQL.

Learning PostgreSQL 10 - Second Edition

Author: Salahaldin Juba,Andrey Volkov

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781788392013

Category: Database management

Page: 488

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Leverage the power of PostgreSQL 10 to build powerful database and data warehousing applications.About This Book* Be introduced to the concept of relational databases and PostgreSQL, one of the fastest growing open source databases in the world* Learn client-side and server-side programming in PostgreSQL, and how to administer PostgreSQL databases* Discover tips on implementing efficient database solutions with PostgreSQL 10Who This Book Is ForIf you're interested in learning more about PostgreSQL - one of the most popular relational databases in the world, then this book is for you. Those looking to build solid database or data warehousing applications with PostgreSQL 10 will also find this book a useful resource. No prior knowledge of database programming or administration is required to get started with this book.What You Will Learn* Understand the fundamentals of relational databases, relational algebra, and data modeling* Install a PostgreSQL cluster, create a database, and implement your data model* Create tables and views, define indexes, and implement triggers, stored procedures, and other schema objects* Use the Structured Query Language (SQL) to manipulate data in the database* Implement business logic on the server side with triggers and stored procedures using PL/pgSQL* Make use of advanced data types supported by PostgreSQL 10: Arrays, hstore, JSONB, and others* Develop OLAP database solutions using the most recent features of PostgreSQL 10* Connect your Python applications to a PostgreSQL database and work with the data efficiently* Test your database code, find bottlenecks, improve performance, and enhance the reliability of the database applicationsIn DetailPostgreSQL is one of the most popular open source databases in the world, and supports the most advanced features included in SQL standards and beyond. This book will familiarize you with the latest new features released in PostgreSQL 10, and get you up and running with building efficient PostgreSQL database solutions from scratch.We'll start with the concepts of relational databases and their core principles. Then you'll get a thorough introduction to PostgreSQL and the new features introduced in PostgreSQL 10. We'll cover the Data Definition Language (DDL) with an emphasis on PostgreSQL, and the common DDL commands supported by ANSI SQL. You'll learn to create tables, define integrity constraints, build indexes, and set up views and other schema objects.Moving on, you'll get to know the concepts of Data Manipulation Language (DML) and PostgreSQL server-side programming capabilities using PL/pgSQL. This will give you a very robust background to develop, tune, test, and troubleshoot your database application. We'll also explore the NoSQL capabilities of PostgreSQL and connect to your PostgreSQL database to manipulate data objects.By the end of this book, you'll have a thorough understanding of the basics of PostgreSQL 10 and will have the necessary skills to build efficient database solutions.Style and approachThis book is a comprehensive beginner level tutorial on PostgreSQL and introduces the features of the newest version 10, along with explanation of concepts in a very easy to understand manner. Practical tips and examples are provided at every step to ensure you are able to grasp each topic as quickly as possible.

PostgreSQL High Availability Cookbook

Author: Shaun M. Thomas

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 178712567X

Category: Computers

Page: 536

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Master over 100 recipes to design and implement a highly available server with the advanced features of PostgreSQL About This Book Create a PostgreSQL cluster that stays online even when disaster strikes Avoid costly downtime and data loss that can ruin your business Updated to include the newest features introduced in PostgreSQL 9.6 with hands-on industry-driven recipes Who This Book Is For If you are a PostgreSQL DBA working on Linux systems who want a database that never gives up, this book is for you. If you've ever experienced a database outage, restored from a backup, spent hours trying to repair a malfunctioning cluster, or simply want to guarantee system stability, this book is definitely for you. What You Will Learn Protect your data with PostgreSQL replication and management tools such as Slony, Bucardo, pglogical, and WAL-E Hardware planning to help your database run efficiently Prepare for catastrophes and prevent them before they happen Reduce database resource contention with connection pooling using pgpool and PgBouncer Automate monitoring and alerts to visualize cluster activity using Nagios and collected Construct a robust software stack that can detect and fix outages Learn simple PostgreSQL High Availability with Patroni, or dive into the full power of Pacemaker. In Detail Databases are nothing without the data they store. In the event of a failure - catastrophic or otherwise - immediate recovery is essential. By carefully combining multiple servers, it's even possible to hide the fact a failure occurred at all. From hardware selection to software stacks and horizontal scalability, this book will help you build a versatile PostgreSQL cluster that will survive crashes, resist data corruption, and grow smoothly with customer demand. It all begins with hardware selection for the skeleton of an efficient PostgreSQL database cluster. Then it's on to preventing downtime as well as troubleshooting some real life problems that administrators commonly face. Next, we add database monitoring to the stack, using collectd, Nagios, and Graphite. And no stack is complete without replication using multiple internal and external tools, including the newly released pglogical extension. Pacemaker or Raft consensus tools are the final piece to grant the cluster the ability to heal itself. We even round off by tackling the complex problem of data scalability. This book exploits many new features introduced in PostgreSQL 9.6 to make the database more efficient and adaptive, and most importantly, keep it running. Style and approach This book contains practical recipes that will help the reader solve real world problems related to high availability in PostgreSQL. Every recipe is explained in detail, with relevant explanations, tips and tricks provided for quicker and easier understanding.

Getting Started with Greenplum for Big Data Analytics

Author: Sunila Gollapudi

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1782177051

Category: Computers

Page: 172

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Standard tutorial-based approach."Getting Started with Greenplum for Big Data" Analytics is great for data scientists and data analysts with a basic knowledge of Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence platforms who are new to Big Data and who are looking to get a good grounding in how to use the Greenplum Platform. It’s assumed that you will have some experience with database design and programming as well as be familiar with analytics tools like R and Weka.

PostgreSQL Developer's Guide

Author: Ibrar Ahmed,Asif Fayyaz,Amjad Shahzad

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1783989033

Category: Computers

Page: 270

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If you are a database developer who wants to learn how to design and implement databases for application development using PostgreSQL, this is the book for you. Existing knowledge of basic database concepts and some programming experience is required

PostgreSQL Administration Cookbook, 9.5/9.6 Edition

Author: Simon Riggs,Gianni Ciolli,Gabriele Bartolini

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 178588980X

Category: Computers

Page: 556

View: 2966

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Over 150 recipes to help you administer your PostgreSQL database more efficiently About This Book Get to grips with the capabilities of PostgreSQL 9.6 to administer your database more efficiently Monitor, tune, secure and protect your database A step-by-step, recipe-based guide to help you tackle any problem in PostgreSQL administration with ease Who This Book Is For This book is for system administrators, database administrators, data architects, developers, and anyone with an interest in planning for, or running, live production databases. This book is most suited to those who have some technical experience. What You Will Learn Implement PostgreSQL features for performance and reliability Harness the power of the latest PostgreSQL 9.6 features Manage open source PostgreSQL versions 9.5 and 9.6 on various platforms Discover advanced technical tips for experienced users Explore best practices for planning and designing live databases Select and implement robust backup and recovery techniques Explore concise and clear guidance on replication and high availability See the latest details on Logical Replication and Bi-Directional Replication In Detail PostgreSQL is a powerful opensource 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, 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 such as 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 PostgreSQL efficiently. Style and approach This book takes a step-by-step, recipe-based approach, where each recipe focuses on a particular challenge faced by a PostgreSQL administrator while administering his/her database. Explained in a very easy to follow manner, every task is supported with best practices, tips and tricks.

Mastering PostgreSQL 9.6

Author: Hans-Jurgen Schonig

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 178355536X

Category: Computers

Page: 416

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Master the capabilities of PostgreSQL 9.6 to efficiently manage and maintain your database About This Book Your one-stop guide to mastering the advanced concepts in PostgreSQL with ease Master query optimization, replication, and high availability with PostgreSQL Extend the functionalities of PostgreSQL to suit your organizational needs with minimum effort Who This Book Is For If you are a PostgreSQL data architect or an administrator who wants to understand how to implement advanced functionalities and master complex administrative tasks with PostgreSQL, then this book is perfect for you. Prior experience of administrating a PostgreSQL database and a working knowledge of SQL is required to make the best use of this book. What You Will Learn Get to grips with the advanced features of PostgreSQL 9.6 and handle advanced SQL Make use of the indexing features in PostgreSQL and fine-tune the performance of your queries Work with the stored procedures and manage backup and recovery Master the replication and failover techniques Troubleshoot your PostgreSQL instance for solutions to the common and not-so-common problems Learn how to migrate your database from MySQL and Oracle to PostgreSQL without any hassle In Detail PostgreSQL is an open source database used for handling large datasets (Big Data) and as a JSON document database. It also has applications in the software and web domains. This book will enable you to build better PostgreSQL applications and administer databases more efficiently. We begin by explaining the advanced database design concepts in PostgreSQL 9.6, along with indexing and query optimization. You will also see how to work with event triggers and perform concurrent transactions and table partitioning, along with exploring SQL and server tuning. We will walk you through implementing advanced administrative tasks such as server maintenance and monitoring, replication, recovery and high availability, and much more. You will understand the common and not-so-common troubleshooting problems and how you can overcome them. By the end of this book, you will have an expert-level command of the advanced database functionalities and will be able to implement advanced administrative tasks with PostgreSQL. Style and Approach This book is a comprehensive guide covering all the concepts you need to master PostgreSQL. Packed with hands-on examples, tips and tricks, even the most advanced concepts are explained in a very easy-to-follow manner. Every chapter in the book does not only focus on how each task is performed, but also why.

Data Lake for Enterprises

Author: Tomcy John,Pankaj Misra

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1787282651

Category: Computers

Page: 596

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A practical guide to implementing your enterprise data lake using Lambda Architecture as the base About This Book Build a full-fledged data lake for your organization with popular big data technologies using the Lambda architecture as the base Delve into the big data technologies required to meet modern day business strategies A highly practical guide to implementing enterprise data lakes with lots of examples and real-world use-cases Who This Book Is For Java developers and architects who would like to implement a data lake for their enterprise will find this book useful. If you want to get hands-on experience with the Lambda Architecture and big data technologies by implementing a practical solution using these technologies, this book will also help you. What You Will Learn Build an enterprise-level data lake using the relevant big data technologies Understand the core of the Lambda architecture and how to apply it in an enterprise Learn the technical details around Sqoop and its functionalities Integrate Kafka with Hadoop components to acquire enterprise data Use flume with streaming technologies for stream-based processing Understand stream- based processing with reference to Apache Spark Streaming Incorporate Hadoop components and know the advantages they provide for enterprise data lakes Build fast, streaming, and high-performance applications using ElasticSearch Make your data ingestion process consistent across various data formats with configurability Process your data to derive intelligence using machine learning algorithms In Detail The term "Data Lake" has recently emerged as a prominent term in the big data industry. Data scientists can make use of it in deriving meaningful insights that can be used by businesses to redefine or transform the way they operate. Lambda architecture is also emerging as one of the very eminent patterns in the big data landscape, as it not only helps to derive useful information from historical data but also correlates real-time data to enable business to take critical decisions. This book tries to bring these two important aspects — data lake and lambda architecture—together. This book is divided into three main sections. The first introduces you to the concept of data lakes, the importance of data lakes in enterprises, and getting you up-to-speed with the Lambda architecture. The second section delves into the principal components of building a data lake using the Lambda architecture. It introduces you to popular big data technologies such as Apache Hadoop, Spark, Sqoop, Flume, and ElasticSearch. The third section is a highly practical demonstration of putting it all together, and shows you how an enterprise data lake can be implemented, along with several real-world use-cases. It also shows you how other peripheral components can be added to the lake to make it more efficient. By the end of this book, you will be able to choose the right big data technologies using the lambda architectural patterns to build your enterprise data lake. Style and approach The book takes a pragmatic approach, showing ways to leverage big data technologies and lambda architecture to build an enterprise-level data lake.

The Data Warehouse Toolkit

The Complete Guide to Dimensional Modeling

Author: Ralph Kimball,Margy Ross

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118082141

Category: Computers

Page: 464

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The Data Model Resource Book, Volume 1

A Library of Universal Data Models for All Enterprises

Author: Len Silverston

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111808232X

Category: Computers

Page: 560

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A quick and reliable way to build proven databases for core business functions Industry experts raved about The Data Model Resource Book when it was first published in March 1997 because it provided a simple, cost-effective way to design databases for core business functions. Len Silverston has now revised and updated the hugely successful 1st Edition, while adding a companion volume to take care of more specific requirements of different businesses. This updated volume provides a common set of data models for specific core functions shared by most businesses like human resources management, accounting, and project management. These models are standardized and are easily replicated by developers looking for ways to make corporate database development more efficient and cost effective. This guide is the perfect complement to The Data Model Resource CD-ROM, which is sold separately and provides the powerful design templates discussed in the book in a ready-to-use electronic format. A free demonstration CD-ROM is available with each copy of the print book to allow you to try before you buy the full CD-ROM.