When considering database indexing, many people are confused by the many Postgres indexing structures available, and the many data-type-specific index lookup methods. This talk explores the various indexing features of Postgres and when to use them.
Flexible Indexing With Postgres
Bruce MomjianVice President, Postgres Evangelist at EDB
Bruce Momjian is co-founder and core team member of the PostgreSQL Global Development Group, and has worked on PostgreSQL since 1996. He has been employed by EDB since 2006. He has spoken at many international open-source conferences and is the author of PostgreSQL: Introduction and Concepts, published by Addison-Wesley. Prior to his involvement with PostgreSQL, Bruce worked as a consultant, developing custom database applications for some of the world’s largest law firms. As an academic, Bruce holds a Masters in Education, was a high school computer science teacher, and lectures internationally at universities.