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Beginning PHP and PostgreSQL 8

Beginning PHP and PostgreSQL 8

by Robert H. Treat
892 Pages · 2006 · 4.7 MB · 1,762 Downloads · New!
" You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take. ” ― Wayne Gretzky
Beginning Databases with PostgreSQL, 2nd Edition
by Neil Matthew
664 Pages · 2005 · 7.3 MB · 2,554 Downloads · New!
Beginning Databases with PostgreSQL offers readers a thorough overview of database basics, starting with an explanation of why you might need to use a database, and following with a summary of what different database types have to offer when compared to alternatives like spreadsheets. You’ll also learn all about relational database design topics such as the SQL query language, and introduce core principles including normalization and referential integrity.
Beginning PHP and PostgreSQL E-Commerce
by Cristian Darie
640 Pages · 2006 · 4.8 MB · 4,731 Downloads · New!
The PHP language and PostgreSQL database server have long offered an ideal blend of practicality and power for both the novice and experienced programmer alike. Yet the continued evolution of both technologies makes them better suited to drive enterprise-class applications than ever before.
PostGIS in Action
by Leo S. Hsu
520 Pages · 2011 · 8.9 MB · 3,057 Downloads · New!
PostGIS is an open source spatial database extender for PostgreSQL. It equals or surpasses proprietary alternatives, allowing you to create location-aware queries with just a few lines of SQL code, and provides a back-end for mapping applications with minimal effort.
PostgreSQL, 2nd Edition
by Korry Douglas
305 Pages · 2005 · 3.7 MB · 1,353 Downloads · New!
The 2nd edition of the best-selling PostgreSQL has been updated to completely cover new features and capabilities of the 8.0 version of PostgreSQL. You will be lead through the internals of the powerful PostgreSQL open source database chapter, offering an easy-to-read, code-based approach that makes it easy to understand how each feature is implemented, how to best use each feature, and how to get more performance from database applications. This definitive guide to building, programming and administering the powerful PostgreSQL open-source database system will help you harness one of the most widely used open source, enterprise-level database systems.
PostgreSQL 9.0 High Performance
by Gregory Smith
468 Pages · 2010 · 11.9 MB · 3,656 Downloads · New!
Learn the right techniques to obtain optimal PostgreSQL database performance, from initial design to routine maintenance. Discover the techniques used to scale successful database installations. Avoid the common pitfalls that can slow your system down. Filled with advice about what you should be doing; how to build experimental databases to explore performance topics, and then move what you’ve learned into a production database environment. Learn best practices culled from years of work scaling PostgreSQL installations to handle demanding applications
PostgreSQL 9 Admin Cookbook
by Hannu Krosing, Simon Riggs
360 Pages · 2010 · 3.7 MB · 2,899 Downloads · New!
How to implement PostgreSQL features for reliability and performance, How to use the latest PostgreSQL 9.0 features, Summaries to help DBAs with experience of other database systems, Advanced technical tips and scripts for experienced users, Best practice for planning and designing live databases, How and when to VACUUM your databases, Selecting and implementing robust backup techniques, Concise and clear guidance on replication and high availability.