Barman 2.1 and the new –archive option

Barman 2.1 Version 2.1 of Barman, backup and recovery manager for PostgreSQL, was released Thursday, Jan. 5. The new release, along with several bugfixes, introduces preliminary support for the upcoming PostgreSQL 10, and adds the –archive option to the switch-xlog command. switch-xlog –archive The new –archive option is especially useful when setting up a new […]

2ndQuadrant speaks at PostgreSQL sessions

On the 22nd of September I attended the 8th edition of the PostgreSQL sessions, a conference in Lyon organised by Dalibo and Oslandia, as a speaker.

PostgreSQL 9.5: IMPORT FOREIGN SCHEMA

The release of PostgreSQL 9.5 is imminent so the time has come to analyse what’s new in this latest version. A very interesting feature of version 9.5 is the ability to import a schema from a remote database, using Foreign Data Wrapper and the IMPORT FOREIGN SCHEMA command.