Parallelism in PostgreSQL 11

Date: 2018-09-06
Time: 11:30 - 12:20
Room: Cyril Magnin
Level: Intermediate

An overview of how parallel query execution works, with a look at some of the gory details that let you use multiple CPU cores for a single query in recent PostgreSQL releases. Topics covered include:

The talk is aimed at application developers, DBAs and new PostgreSQL hackers who want to understand our model of parallelism, what kinds of problems it can help with and what's going on under the hood.


Thomas Munro