PGCon2013 - Final Release

PGCon 2013
The PostgreSQL Conference

Mike Clarke
Day Talks - Day 1 - 2013-05-23
Room MNT 202
Start time 09:00
Duration 00:45
ID 619
Event type Lecture
Track Plenary
Language used for presentation English

Postgres at Disqus - keynote

The present & the future

Postgres at Disqus

  • The present
    • Where we use postgres, where we don't
    • Our cluster size
    • Our workload
    • Our pain points
      • Logical replication
      • Connecting to postgres
  • The future
    • Share a story about how using 3rd party nginx modules saved us a huge amount of work & overhead
    • Draw a comparison to postgres extensions, and the challenge of using the "right tool for the job"
      • Building an app inside your database vs. building an app on top of your database, unique to postgres world
      • Postgres extensions we find interesting and their use cases
      • Postgres extensions we'd like to help build