PostgreSQL as a Non-SQL Database

Christophe Pettus (PostgreSQL Experts, Inc.)
Location: D135 Level: Intermediate
Average rating: ****.
(4.58, 12 ratings)

We’ll talk about:

  • JSON vs XML vs hstore, the good, bad and ugly of each one.
  • Indexing non-relational types.
  • Using embedded languages.
  • Performance of non-relational types.
  • Non-traditional PostgreSQL configurations.
  • Relational vs non-relational data: how to decide?
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Christophe Pettus

PostgreSQL Experts, Inc.

Christophe Pettus has been developing using PostgreSQL since 1998. He consults on database design and application development through PostgreSQL Experts.


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