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Aerospike February 2024 Meetup at Adjust Berlin office

On Wednesday, February 21st, Adjust hosted the second Aerospike Meetup in their Berlin office. About 50 visitors showed up, which demonstrates a huge interest in the Aerospike database technology.

FOSDEM and FOSDEM PGDay 2024 Review

A review of FOSDEM 2024 and the FOSDEM PGDay 2024

PostgreSQL February Meetup in Berlin

On February 6th, 2024, we had the PostgreSQL February Meetup in Berlin. Ryan Booz presented about Super-powered Data Transformation in PostgreSQL. Artur Zakirov presented about pg_repack.

Delayed service notifications in Icinga2

Icinga2 is used for monitoring my infrastructure. Some services are more noisy than others, and generate a lot of unnecessary warnings in a short time. A delayed notification rule is used to only raise alarms when the service is not OK for a prolonged period of time.

PostgreSQL @ FOSDEM 2024

The PostgreSQL Project is present with a booth at FOSDEM ever since 2007. And ever since 2008 we organize a Devroom, starting 2013 we also have our own PGDay on the Friday before FOSDEM. This year it's the 10th FOSDEM PGDay, skipping 2021 and 2022 for obvious reasons.

PGConf.EU 2023 Review

PGConf.EU 2023 is over, time for my personal review of the conference. Overall we got good and very good feedback, for most parts.

PGConf.eu 2023 Speaker Dinner

Traditionally, we (the conference organizers) invite the speakers and volunteers to a dinner the evening before the conference. The venue is downstairs, and the seating splits the larger group up into up to 6 people per table. Ideal conditions to walk around, chat with everyone, talk with old friends and meet new peoole.

PGSQL Phriday #0014 - PostgreSQL Events

Pavlo Golub is hosting this month's PGSQL Phriday. The topic is 'PostgreSQL Events'.

PGSQL Phriday #008 – pg_stat_statements

The topic for this month's PGSQL Phriday blogging challenge is: pg_stat_statement. And Michael Christofides gave me a perfect opener in his invitation. For anyone who doesn't know, I'm running a weekly interview series with people from the PostgreSQL community. It's called 'PostgreSQL Person of the Week'.

PGSQL Phriday #007 – Triggers for tracking changes in a table

This month's #PGSQLPhriday is hosted by Lætita Avrot, and she asks about triggers.