PostgreSQL and RAM usage

In 40 minutes the audience will learn a variety of ways to make postgresql database suddenly go out of memory on a box with half a terabyte of RAM. Developer’s and DBA’s best practices for preventing this will also be discussed, as well as a bit of Postgres and Linux memory management internals.

About the speaker.

Alexey Bashtanov works as a PostgreSQL developer in Brandwatch. He is a database developer with over 10 years of experience.