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January 10, 2020

HighScalability

Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability For January 10th, 2020

 Wake up! It's HighScalability time:

Forrest Brazeal warns you not to spend your limited innovation credits building bespoke, complex systems that provide no direct value to your business, instead position yourself at the top of what heI calls the Wisdom/Cleverness Curve

 

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by Todd Hoff at January 10, 2020 05:05 PM

January 08, 2020

HighScalability

PostgreSQL Connection Pooling: Part 2 – PgBouncer

PostgreSQL Connection Pooling: Part 2 – PgBouncer

When it comes to connection pooling in the PostgreSQL world, PgBouncer is probably the most popular option. It’s a very simple utility that does exactly one thing – it sits between the database and the clients and speaks the PostgreSQL protocol, emulating a PostgreSQL server. A client connects to PgBouncer with the exact same syntax it would use when connecting directly to PostgreSQL – PgBouncer is essentially invisible.

by Kristi Anderson at January 08, 2020 05:24 PM

January 07, 2020

HighScalability

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by Todd Hoff at January 07, 2020 05:05 PM