PGCon2010 - Final Release III

PGCon 2010
The PostgreSQL Conference

Flavio Gurgel
Day Talks - 1 - 2010-05-20
Room DMS 1150
Start time 11:30
Duration 01:00
ID 204
Event type Lecture
Track Case Studies
Language used for presentation English

PostgreSQL in Mission-Critical Financial Systems

Case study of PostgreSQL in the Multicanal project of the brazilian bank Caixa Economica Federal

Case study of PostgreSQL in the project "Multicanal" of the brazilian government bank Caixa Economica Federal - the day-to-day activities, challenges, solutions proposed and approved, high availability and high performance in the world's unique Free Software case in this type of public institution.

Introduction to the "Multicanal" project, how it works, what it does and the importance for Caixa and the brazilian people. The inclusion of PostgreSQL and other Free and Open-Source Software on the project and Caixa at all. The role of 4Linux and Caixa in the project. Day-to-day challenges in the database administration. Database production and maintenance challenges. PostgreSQL tuning techniques involved in the systems. Tested and approved high availability techniques for PostgreSQL. Today's and future needs. Planned and achieved objectives.