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PostgreSQL is a sophisticated open source relational database management system. PostgreSQL supports the structured query language (SQL) with a wide variety of data types and support for: triggers, a number of embedded programming languages, and full transactional processing.

Instructor led training course on the administration of the PostgreSQL Relational Database Management System. You will be able to develop and maintain powerfull PostgreSQL servers.

Cost

$529.10 If you are currently resident in South Africa you will need to pay VAT at 15%.

PC Hire:

$50.00
Or bring your own PC

Duration:

2 Days

Brochure:

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Prices have changed from 1 March 2018. Information may change without notice.

Delivery Method

Instructor Led classroom based training. Scheduled classes are normally held in Woodmead - near to Sandton in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. Stationary and textbook included. Refreshments, including 2 tea breaks and a cooked meal for lunch are provided for full time courses. Contact hours are between 9am to 4pm.

Audience

Database administrators, developers, IT support staff.

Pre-Requisites

SQL course or equivalent knowledge.

Linux Essentials course or experience with using the Linux command line.

Course Outline / Curriculum

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  • The Basics
    • Why PostgreSQL
    • Why Not PostgreSQL
    • Where to Get PostgreSQL
    • Administration Tools
    • PostgreSQL Database Objects
    • What’s New in Latest Versions of PostgreSQL
    • Where to Get Help
  • Database Administration
    • Configuration Files
    • Managing Connections
    • Roles
    • Database Creation
    • Privileges
    • Extensions
    • Backup and Restore
    • Managing Disk Storage with Tablespaces
    • Verboten Practices
  • psql
    • Environment Variables
    • Interactive versus Noninteractive psql
    • psql Customizations
    • psql Gems
    • Importing and Exporting Data
    • Basic Reporting
  • Using pgAdmin
    • Getting Started
    • pgAdmin Features
    • pgScript
    • Graphical Explain
    • Job Scheduling with pgAgent
  • Tables, Contraints, and Indexes
    • Tables
    • Constraints
    • Indexes
  • Query Performance Tuning
    • EXPLAIN
    • Gathering Statistics on Statements
    • Writing Better Queries
    • Guiding the Query Planner
    • Caching
  • Replication and External Data
    • Replication Overview
    • Setting Up Full Server Replication
    • Foreign Data Wrappers
  • Installing PostgreSQL
  • PostgreSQL Packaged Command-Line Tools

Schedule Dates and Booking

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Note: places are only fully secured once payment has been made.

Start Date Branch Duration  
Thu 25 Jul 2019 Woodmead 2 Days
Thu 22 Aug 2019 Woodmead 2 Days Book Now