PostgreSQL Server Programming

PostgreSQL Server Programming

Learn how to work with PostgreSQL as if you spent the last decade working on it. PostgreSQL is capable of providing you with all of the options that you have in your favourite development language and then extending that right on to the database server. With this knowledge…

PostgreSQL: Up and Running

PostgreSQL: Up and Running

If you’re thinking about migrating to the PostgreSQL open source database system, this guide provides a concise overview to help you quickly understand and use PostgreSQL’s unique features. Not only will you learn about the enterprise class features in the 9.2 release, you’ll also discover that PostgeSQL is…

PostGIS in Action

PostGIS in Action

PostGIS is an open source spatial database extender for PostgreSQL. It equals or surpasses proprietary alternatives, allowing you to create location-aware queries with just a few lines of SQL code, and provides a back-end for mapping applications with minimal effort. PostGIS in Action teaches readers of all levels…

PostgreSQL 9 Admin Cookbook

PostgreSQL 9 Admin Cookbook

How to implement PostgreSQL features for reliability and performance; How to use the latest PostgreSQL 9.0 features; Summaries to help DBAs with experience of other database systems; Advanced technical tips and scripts for experienced users; Best practice for planning and designing live databases; How and when to VACUUM…

PostgreSQL 9.0 High Performance

PostgreSQL 9.0 High Performance

Learn the right techniques to obtain optimal PostgreSQL database performance, from initial design to routine maintenance. Discover the techniques used to scale successful database installations. Avoid the common pitfalls that can slow your system down. Filled with advice about what you should be doing; how to build experimental…

Beginning PHP and PostgreSQL 8

Beginning PHP and PostgreSQL 8

Beginning PHP and PostgreSQL 8 delves into some of the most popular open-source web development technologies, the PostgreSQL 8 database server and PHP 5 scripting language. You’ll learn to reap the benefits of these core technologies by using them in unison to create dynamic, data-driven web applications. This…

Beginning PHP and PostgreSQL E-Commerce

Beginning PHP and PostgreSQL E-Commerce

The PHP language and PostgreSQL database server have long offered an ideal blend of practicality and power for both the novice and experienced programmer alike. Yet the continued evolution of both technologies makes them better suited to drive enterprise-class applications than ever before. Each chapter is devoted to…

Beginning Databases with PostgreSQL, 2nd Edition

Beginning Databases with PostgreSQL, 2nd Edition

Beginning Databases with PostgreSQL offers readers a thorough overview of database basics, starting with an explanation of why you might need to use a database, and following with a summary of what different database types have to offer when compared to alternatives like spreadsheets. You’ll also learn all…

PostgreSQL, 2nd Edition

PostgreSQL, 2nd Edition

The 2nd edition of the best-selling PostgreSQL has been updated to completely cover new features and capabilities of the 8.0 version of PostgreSQL. You will be lead through the internals of the powerful PostgreSQL open source database chapter, offering an easy-to-read, code-based approach that makes it easy to…

PostgreSQL: Introduction and Concepts

PostgreSQL: Introduction and Concepts

The most advanced, feature-rich SQL database server available, the open-source PostgreSQL system has rapidly become a key Internet technology. PostgreSQL: Introduction and Concepts, written by a founding member of the PostgreSQL Global Development Team, provides a much-needed tutorial and real-world guide to understanding and working with this complex…