Blog Posts by Vibhor Kumar
Patching Minor Version in Postgres High Availability (HA) Database Cluster: Plans & Strategies for DBAs
Patching Minor Version in Postgres High Availability (HA) Database Cluster: Plans & Strategies for DBAs
May 5, 2020

This blog is part of a series that will discuss best practices for High Availability (HA) for Postgres databases. In a prior blog, I explained what...

What Does "Database High Availability" Really Mean?
Apr 7, 2020

For many of our customers, High Availability is a key concern. Their architects spend a lot of time in designing and planning for high availability of...

Postgres on Kubernetes or VMs: A Guide & Framework for Running Databases the Best Way
Postgres on Kubernetes or VMs: A Guide & Framework for Running Databases the Best Way
Feb 26, 2020

Kubernetes (K8s) is increasingly gaining popularity. With the growing interest of containers/K8s, Postgres is also becoming a core technology that...

Best of Both Worlds: Integrating Pgpool with EDB Postgres Failover Manager
Jan 23, 2018

EDB Postgres Failover Manager (EFM) is a high availability module from EnterpriseDB (EDB) that monitors the health of Postgres clusters and verifies...

Transitioning Synchronous Standby to Asynchronous in EDB Postgres
May 4, 2017

In the world of solution architecture, where we as solution architects are developing configurations to meet specific customer needs, we often...

Monitoring Amazon PostgreSQL RDS with PEM version 6.0
Feb 10, 2017

The EDB Postgres™ Enterprise Manager is an enterprise management tool designed to tune, manage, and monitor a large number of Postgres deployments on...

Data Replication from Oracle Logical Standby to EDB Postgres
Jan 20, 2017

At EnterpriseDB® (EDB™), we are sometimes presented with individual customer use cases or requests that call for the development of innovative...

The pg_rewind Improvements in PostgreSQL 9.6
Jan 11, 2017

The pg_rewind tool was first introduced in PostgreSQL 9.5. This is best used in a situation when a standby becomes a master, then the old master can...

Partition Pruning in EDB Postgres 9.5
Dec 22, 2016

One of my colleagues who was recently working with a customer has presented a customer case. According to him, the customer has a partitioned table...

User Tip: Postgres Plus 9.4 and Global Temporary Tables
Oct 21, 2015

EnterpriseDB (EDB) customers who moved/migrated their database from Oracle to EDB’s Postgres Plus Advanced Server (PPAS) frequently ask for Global...