PostgreSQL Scalability

Tomas Dalebjörk
Information Technology Technician at a tech vendor with 51-200 employees
Yes, as the database grows, one has to perform a full vacuum in order to continue to work on the database. Another issue is that the "archive_command"s are executed in sequence, instead of in parallel, and as the WAL size is fixed to 16MB, and it is not possible to change in a configuration file, this will have a huge impact of protecting the WAL logs to a backup system. View full review »
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