All the Big Data Sciency stuff you never knew Postgres could do


Postgres is one of the most mature open source databases in existence, but that doesn't mean it can't keep up with modern data needs.

This talk will explore many advanced features Postgres has to offer, including:

  • Extensive JSON support (Postgres as a document store)
  • Multiple stored procedure languages
  • Ability to interface with virtually any data source
  • Multiple replication options
  • Sharding support
  • Advanced data analysis
  • Extensible data types
  • Column stores
  • GPU support
Room 107
Friday, January 22, 2016 - 15:30 to 16:30