Mission Critical Databases

Webinar: Power of Indexing in PostgreSQL

The webinar was held on April 4, 2018 and covered the following topics:

  • Various ways to access data in PostgreSQL
  • Different types of indexes supported by PostgreSQL
  • Internals of BTree and BRIN indexes
  • Overview of GIN and GiST indexes
  • How to find missing and unused indexes

Speaker: Pavan Deolasee | PostgreSQL Developer, 2ndQuadrant


Power of Indexing in PostgreSQL by Pavan Deolasee_Large

Pavan Deolasee is a contributor to PostgreSQL development and related technologies. He has contributed several patches to PostgreSQL and is the lead developer for Postgres-XL, a horizontal scalability solution based on PostgreSQL. Pavan holds Masters degree in Computer Science from Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay and has a few publications to his credit. He is working with 2ndQuadrant as a PostgreSQL Consultant.