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March 11, 2019

Increasing your Connections and Configuring IBM Cloud Databases for PostgreSQL

IBM Cloud Databases for PostgreSQL has just released two configuration settings that now give you control over your connections and prepared transactions in PostgreSQL.

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January 25, 2019

Metrics Maven: Window Functions in PostgreSQL

In our Metrics Maven series, IBM Cloud Database’s data scientist shares database features, tips, tricks, and code that you can use to get the metrics you need from your data. In this first article, we’ll look at how to use window functions in PostgreSQL.

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January 16, 2019

Deploying Applications on IBM Cloud with Kubernetes and IBM Cloud Databases for PostgreSQL

Deploying a cloud-native application and integrating IBM Cloud Databases is easy using the IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to set up IBM Cloud Databases for PostgreSQL and deploy a Node.js application using the database with the IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service.

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January 15, 2019

Using OpenStreetMap Data with IBM Cloud Databases for PostgreSQL

In this first part in a series dedicated to looking at geographical data, we're going to introduce you to OpenStreetMap data, import that data into an IBM Cloud Databases for PostgreSQL deployment, and make queries on some of the non-conventional data stored in hstore columns

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January 8, 2019

Getting Started with pgRouting on IBM Cloud Databases for PostgreSQL Using Esri Shapefiles

We are going to look at how to upload an Esri shapefile of Seattle streets, layer on a set of locations throughout Seattle, and then find the shortest paths to those points using the street network.

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January 3, 2019

Getting Started with pgRouting on IBM Cloud Databases for PostgreSQL

We're going to show you how PostgreSQL, PostGIS, and pgRouting on IBM Cloud Databases for PostgreSQL can get you started with complex geospatial queries.

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December 13, 2018

Slack Chatbot with PostgreSQL Backend

Learn what it takes to replace a database service for an existing IBM Cloud solution tutorial. Build a serverless Slack chatbot backed by PostgreSQL.

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December 10, 2018

An Introduction to PostgreSQL’s hstore

One of the highlights of PostgreSQL is its versatility, especially when you need a flexible data model. In this post, we'll explore hstore, PostgreSQL's simple key-value store, and take a look at how it works using a catalog of books.

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November 28, 2018

Storing Network Addresses Using PostgreSQL

In this post, we're going to take a look at network address data types in PostgreSQL, namely the INET (Internet Protocol) and CIDR (Classless Internet Domain Routing) data types to store IPv4 and IPv6 addresses.

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