Large Scale PostgreSQL Deployment Case Study
This whitepaper has been designed to deliver valuable information for developers, database architects, or technical staff responsible for managing a large number of PostgreSQL database instances spread across multiple continents, coasts, data-centers and clouds.
As virtualization and cloud-based hosting becomes a mainstay in day-to-day operations, system ‘sprawl’ is beginning to take place. IT professionals are taking advantage of the cost structure and self-service nature of public and private clouds in order to provide quicker turn-around and higher satisfaction to their users. Production infrastructures are now beginning to make their way into the cloud, and this includes the database.