Webinar: Postgres Vacuuming Through Pictures

Date and Time: Wed, July 24, 2019 at 4pm UTC

This webinar will cover key concepts of Postgres Vacuum and Autovacuum. It will include extensive use of diagrams, illustrations, and animations to present Postgres Vacuum and tuning Postgres Vacuum concepts as well as real life stories demonstrating how tuning vacuum properly makes a difference in database performance.

Primary topics covered in this webinar are:

  • Overview
  • Key Concepts behind Vacuum and Autovacuum
  • Vacuum Operations
  • Tuning Vacuum for Postgres deployment
  • Real-life examples of Tuning Vacuum
tom kincaid

Tom Kincaid

General Manager North America, 2ndQuadrant

Tom Kincaid has been developing, deploying, and supporting Database Systems and Enterprise Software for over 25 years. He has overseen the design and delivery of numerous Postgres training solutions along with the deployment of PostgreSQL at both major Fortune 100 financial institutions and military facilities all over the world. Teams under Tom's management have delivered major features that have since become part of PostgreSQL core. He has overseen the design and successful delivery of High Availability products for PostgreSQL and other types of databases. Tom is the founder of the Boston PostgreSQL Meetup group, which has grown to over 130 members in under 3 years.