Abdullah Alger

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Noteworthy at Compose - Upgrading PostgreSQL on Compose

Noteworthy at Compose - Upgrading PostgreSQL on Compose

For customers who didn't upgrade their PostgreSQL deployment to the latest security-fixed version, we started implementing fo…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
PostgreSQL 11 gets a release candidate - NewsBits from Compose

PostgreSQL 11 gets a release candidate - NewsBits from Compose

Welcome to NewsBits where you'll find the database and developer news from around the net for the week ending October 12th. P…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
PostgreSQL Tips: Documenting the Database

PostgreSQL Tips: Documenting the Database

PostgreSQL comes with a command - COMMENT - that's not widely used but is useful if you want to document what's in your datab…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
PostgreSQL Tips: Installing the PostgreSQL Client

PostgreSQL Tips: Installing the PostgreSQL Client

Today's tip is how to have a lean mean PostgreSQL client machine by only installing the needed tools. Why install all of Post…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
PostgreSQL Tips: Template Databases

PostgreSQL Tips: Template Databases

We get a lot of customers asking us numerous questions about PostgreSQL. So, we decided to launch a series called PostgreSQL…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
GeoFile: pgAdmin 4 and the Geometry Viewer

GeoFile: pgAdmin 4 and the Geometry Viewer

With the release of pgAdmin 4 version 3.3 comes the geometry viewer that will display your geometry (or geography) data on Op…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
How to Pool PostgreSQL Connections with PgBouncer

How to Pool PostgreSQL Connections with PgBouncer

The secret to a robust application is knowing how to manage resources, and your database connections are a precious resource.…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Noteworthy at Compose - Elasticsearch Index Replicas and Redis Cache Mode

Noteworthy at Compose - Elasticsearch Index Replicas and Redis Cache Mode

This is your weekly summary of Compose news for those changes and updates which can make your life easier. In this edition, w…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Powering PHP With JanusGraph

Powering PHP With JanusGraph

With JanusGraph's increasing popularity, it's no surprise that developers have been building tools around it. In this Compose…

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Going Serverless with IBM Cloud Functions and Compose Redis

Going Serverless with IBM Cloud Functions and Compose Redis

Database connections are easy with serverless platforms like OpenWhisk. All it takes is packaging up your favorite language-A…

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Looking inside Books with PostgreSQL's hstore

Looking inside Books with PostgreSQL's hstore

One of the highlights of PostgreSQL is its versatility, especially when you need a flexible data model. Here, we'll explore h…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Creating User and Team Roles with the Compose API

Creating User and Team Roles with the Compose API

Do you want to assign roles to users and teams for your database deployment right from the terminal? We'll show you how using…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Creating Users and Teams with the Compose API

Creating Users and Teams with the Compose API

Do you want to add other users or create teams on your Compose account quickly without using the console? We'll show you how…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Discover Space on Twitter with Elasticsearch and Redis

Discover Space on Twitter with Elasticsearch and Redis

Monitoring, filtering, and analyzing streaming data can be tedious without the right tools. In the second part of Discovering…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Discover Space on Twitter using Elasticsearch's Percolate Query

Discover Space on Twitter using Elasticsearch's Percolate Query

Elasticsearch's percolate query is a great feature for alerting, monitoring, and categorizing documents in real-time. In this…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger