Past Meetup

October East Bay Meetup: Josh Berkus on "EXPLAIN Explained"

This Meetup is past

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Josh Berkus will speak on EXPLAIN and EXPLAIN ANALYZE, the indispensable first tools of query tuning. This talk will cover:

• What the query planner does

• Types of query plan nodes

• Reading an explain plan

• Performance data included with explain

• Explain and query troubleshooting

• More tools

There will also be a contest/giveaway at the meetup. See the comments below.

Venue Directions

There are two different towers that are adjoined. We will be meeting on the 7th floor of the Webster tower. The enterence that people should use is shown here:,-122.2657154,3a,75y,284.86h,83.02t/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1s_4j7gygJYtDUe2GUTeivaQ!2e0!7i13312!8i6656


Venue, food, and drinks generously provided by Pandora (