What we're about

Meet others in your local area interested in PostgreSQL: The World's Most Advanced Open Source Database. Discuss this open source database and share the tips and tricks you've learned using it.

You should join us if you:

- Are a Free and Open Source Software enthusiast

- Are interested in PostgreSQL, the most advanced open source database in the world

- Want to find out how PostgreSQL can help with your Big Data strategy

- Want to use PostgreSQL in your organization but need some help with it

It may come as a surprise to many, but Islamabad has cultured a thriving community of PostgreSQL hackers over the past decade or so. Major corporates supporting and promoting PostgreSQL have employed people in Islamabad to help with their cause. Islamabad PostgreSQL User Group seeks to bring these people together with anyone who is interested in using PostgreSQL, has problems associated with PostgreSQL, or simply wants to increase his knowledge about the DBMS.

Upcoming events (2)

Webinar: Cloud Native BDR and PostgreSQL

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Cloud-Native PostgreSQL is a Kubernetes operator that allows you to use the open-source PostgreSQL database with your Cloud Native applications. Cloud-Native BDR is a multi-master database system based on PostgreSQL and designed for Kubernetes 1.15+ that thanks to the WriteAnywhere architecture, allows your applications to reach up to 6-nines uptime availability in a year. Cloud-Native BDR is based on Cloud Native PostgreSQL, both are built on solid concepts and principles such as immutable infrastructure, declarative configuration and application containers. Join this webinar to discover how our operators adapt to public/private/hybrid environments, how core features such self-healing, high-availability, scalability and updates work, and - last but not least - what our DevSecOps culture and processes have produced in the area of security. Are you looking forward to using BDR and PostgreSQL in a Cloud Native environment based on Kubernetes? This webinar is the perfect opportunity for you to see where Cloud-Native BDR and Cloud-Native PostgreSQL products developed by 2ndQuadrant are currently standing and how they can be integrated in your Kubernetes workloads. About Speaker: Gabriele is the Head of Global Support at 2ndQuadrant and managing director of the Italian office as well as an active member of the international PostgreSQL community and local ITPUG. His commitment is to consistently contribute to the growth of 2ndQuadrant and its members through nurturing a Lean and DevOps culture.

Online Training: PostgreSQL Database Administration

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As a member of the Islamabad PostgreSQL User Group, you get a 10% discount on the list price using the "MeetupMember” promo code. Course Description This course covers the tasks that a database administrator faces daily, from basic operations to intermediate techniques. The course uses OmniDB as the graphical administration tool and is suitable for system administrators and for database administrators with expertise on other database systems. Topics - Introduction to PostgreSQL - OmniDB - Server Configuration - Database Administration - User Administration - Understanding Database Object Types - Permissions & Security - Monitoring - VACUUM, Freezing & Avoiding Wraparound - Managing Cloud Databases - Maintenance Prerequisites - Basics of databases - Basics of SQL Acquired Skills - Basics of PostgreSQL - PostgreSQL Database Administration Date & Time: 3 - 7 August 2020 — daily from 10 - 12 pm Pakistan Time (UTC + 5)

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