|From:||"Joshua D. Drake" <jd-AT-commandprompt.com>|
|Subject:||[ANNOUNCE] Mammoth PostgreSQL Replicator 1.4 Released (Updated)|
|Date:||Mon, 24 Jan 2005 15:51:31 -0800|
Mammoth PostgreSQL Replicator 1.4 is the latest generation of the PostgreSQL replication engine from Command Prompt, Inc. As with any major software release, this new version includes bug fixes and new features. The major new features included in this release are: Live promotion. The ability to promote a slave to a master without the need to restart the database. Non blocking full dump. When a slave requires a full sync with the master, replicator no longer requires an exclusive lock on the master. This new feature allows full dumps to occur without effecting normal operation. Mammoth PostgreSQL Replicator is an asynchronous replication system designed to be WAN and faulty connection tolerant. It is 100% community PostgreSQL compatible. Unlike other replication solutions, Mammoth PostgreSQL Replicator is part of the database, does not require triggers or additional sql modifications for use. Replicator uses a distributed TransactionLog system to keep track of updates produced by the Master database. The system allows for multiple Slaves to receive updates in either a continuous or batch mode. Mammoth PostgreSQL from Command Prompt, Inc. is a robust, reliable, SQL-compatible Object Relational Database Management System (ORDBMS). It is designed to give small to medium size businesses the power, performance, and open-standard support they desire. Written in "C" as an addition to the PostgreSQL database Mammoth PostgreSQL Replicator delivers a new level of reliability and provides that last missing key feature for 24/7 PostgreSQL usage. PostgreSQL is the worlds most reliable and extensible Open Source database. Unlike its primary Open Source competitor it is truly ACID compliant and offers features such as triggers, stored procedures, domain constraints and an open development model. Command Prompt, Inc., provides support, custom programming, and services for PostgreSQL. Service contracts, as well as time and materials support are available, allowing for single-point accountability for a customer's database solution. Software Availability RedHat 7.3+ - NOW Fedora Core 1+ - NOW SuSE 8.2+ - NOW Solaris 9 - NOW Gentoo - NOW FreeBSD 5.3 - NOW (Updated) For more information, please visit Command Prompt, Inc. at http://www.commandprompt.com/ -- Command Prompt, Inc., your source for PostgreSQL replication, professional support, programming, managed services, shared and dedicated hosting. Home of the Open Source Projects plPHP, plPerlNG, pgManage, and pgPHPtoolkit. Contact us now at: +1-503-667-4564 - http://www.commandprompt.com begin:vcard fn:Joshua D. Drake n:Drake;Joshua D. org:Command Prompt, Inc. adr:;;PO Box 215;Cascade Locks;Oregon;97014;USA email;internet:firstname.lastname@example.org title:Consultant tel;work:503-667-4564 tel;fax:503-210-0334 note:Command Prompt, Inc. is the largest and oldest US based commercial PostgreSQL support provider. We provide the only commercially viable integrated PostgreSQL replication solution, but also custom programming, and support. We authored the book Practical PostgreSQL, the procedural language plPHP, and adding trigger capability to plPerl. x-mozilla-html:FALSE url:http://www.commandprompt.com/ version:2.1 end:vcard ---------------------------(end of broadcast)--------------------------- TIP 9: the planner will ignore your desire to choose an index scan if your joining column's datatypes do not match
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