PostgreSQL 9 Database Administration

The 2 day class covers the tasks that a database administrator faces daily, starting from basic operations to advanced techniques. Course notes use PgAdmin as graphical administration tool.


  • Software development
  • Systems administration


  • Connecting & Troubleshooting
  • PgAdmin III Overview
  • Server Configuration
  • Database Administration
  • User Administration
  • Understanding Database Object Types
  • Permissions & Security
  • Running SQL
  • Monitoring
  • Maintenance
  • Data Migration & Test Environments
  • Server Logs
  • Help & Support


  • SQL basics
  • Basics of databases

Course acquired skills

  • Basics of PostgreSQL database administration
  • PostgreSQL basics

PostgreSQL Case studies

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PostgreSQL Books

PostgreSQL 9 Administration Cookbook

PostgreSQL 9 Administration Cookbook

A practical guide, this cookbook will ensure you run a smooth PostgreSQL database.

PostgreSQL 9.0 High Performance

PostgreSQL 9.0 High Performance

A clear, step-by-step guide to optimizing and scaling up PostgreSQL database servers.

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