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May 19, 2021

How to manage large databases effectively

One of the biggest concerns when managing a database is the size and complexity of its data. As the size of the database increases, you need to have a plan in place for how to...

May 10, 2021

New User and LDAP Management in ClusterControl 1.8.2

After upgrading to ClusterControl 1.8.2, you should get the following notification banner: What's up with that? It is a depreciation notice of the current user management system in favor of the new user management system...

April 28, 2021

Automate Database Configuration Check

Many system administrators commonly overlook the importance of ongoing database configuration tuning. Configuration options are often being configured or tuned once, during the installation stage, and being left out until some unwanted events occur to...

April 9, 2021

How to Get Started With Database Automation

Database automation helps make complex and time consuming tasks simple and fast. The tasks most commonly and easily identified for automation are those that are time-consuming yet repetitive. These often consume productivity, and can affect...

April 2, 2021

Enforcing Role-Based Access Controls with ClusterControl

In Severalnines’ recent release of ClusterControl version 1.8.2 we have introduced a lot of sophisticated features and changes. One of the important features is the newly improved User Management System, which covers New User and...

February 24, 2021

Hybrid Cloud vs Full Public Cloud – Pros & Cons

Technology consumers and users have embraced cloud computing ever since its boom.  It implicates a very beneficial part nowadays to the technology on how humans use and interact with technology, especially the advent of IoT...

December 10, 2020

Tips for Storing Your TimescaleDB Backups in the Cloud

Daniel Keys Moran says “You can have data without information, but you cannot have information without data”. Data is the key asset in every organization, if you lose the data then you lose information. This,...

March 3, 2020

How to Enable TimescaleDB on an Existing PostgreSQL Database

If you have a PostgreSQL cluster up-and-running, and you need to handle data that changes with time (like metrics collected from a system) you should consider using a time-series database that is designed to store...

November 28, 2019

How ClusterControl Performs Automatic Database Recovery and Failover

ClusterControl is programmed with a number of recovery algorithms to automatically respond to different types of common failures affecting your database systems. It understands different types of database topologies and database-related process management to help...

November 25, 2019

Top Ten Reasons to Migrate from Oracle to PostgreSQL

Oracle Relational Database Management System (RDBMS) has been widely used by large organizations and is considered by far to be the most advanced database technology available in the market. It’s typically the most often compared...

November 11, 2019

9 ClusterControl Features You Won't Find in Other Database Management Tools

Ensuring smooth operations of your production databases is not a trivial task, and there are a number of tools and utilities to help with the job. There are tools available for monitoring health, server performance,...

November 5, 2019

Tips for Migrating from Proprietary to Open Source Databases

Back in the day proprietary databases were the only acceptable options.  “No one ever got fired for buying from Oracle/Microsoft/IBM” was the saying.  Huge, monolithic databases used for every single purpose. Paid support - that’s how...

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