PostgreSQL continues to provide a major release every year full of improvements, better performance and features that measure up to the most popular commercial databases. Our 2011 release, 9.1, is no exception!
by Jeff Hamann
Learn how to cobble together a PostgreSQL database, install a few handy R packages, a pinch of language extensions, and a handful of publicly available data to generate a forest monitoring platform to help landscape managers make better decisions using basic design-engineering paradigms to perform quick trade-off analyses.
by Erik Onnen
This talk will cover lessons learned in building Urban Airship's large-scale data warehouse in EC2 including PostgreSQL, Kafka, Cassandra, HBase and Hadoop.
25th–27th July 2011