Databases conference sessions

10:40am–11:20am Tuesday, 07/26/2011
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!
11:30am–12:10pm Thursday, 07/28/2011
This panel discussion features the key innovators in the NoSQL space.
11:30am–12:10pm Monday, 07/25/2011
Covers the benefits and drawbacks of using NoSQL databases. Uses a use case from the book POJOS in Action to compare and contrast popular NoSQL databases – Redis, SimpleDB, MongoDB, and Cassandra.
11:30am–12:10pm Tuesday, 07/26/2011
Whether you're a beginner Web guy or a veteran DBA, whether you get hands dirty with any code or just manage systems, you still must know algorithms. How come? Because that knowledge enables you to optimize your work, conduct correct benchmarks, and make educated decisions. We'll show you how knowing only a little about SQL internals can help so much with tuning things.