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From the Frontiers of Research to the Heart of the Enterprise
O'Reilly Open Source Convention
Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina
July 22-26, 2002 -- San Diego, CA


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Session

Enterprise Level SQL with PostgreSQL
Gavin M. Roy

Track: Databases
Date: Wednesday, July 24
Time: 2:30pm - 3:15pm
Location: Grande Ballroom B

The core of any corporate data center is the database system. As a true Open Source RDBMS, PostgreSQL competes with the likes of Oracle and Microsoft SQL Server for a place in corporate back offices. In this session we will cover the concepts and language of talking to PostgreSQL.

  • Syntax - How to talk to PostgreSQL via it's standard SQL compliance.
  • Performance - Why some requests take longer than others, and how to make the most complicated queries faster.
  • Robustness - Using transactions to protect the investment of your corporate data.
  • Functionality - Extend your manipulation of your data with built-in procedures and functions

This presentation will start simple and attempt to explain the more advanced topics surrounding maximizing the benefits of PostgreSQL in the enterprise.



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