Tag: Greenplum

10 Reasons Why Netezza Professionals Should Consider Greenplum

Don’t miss the dialog between two long time Netezza professionals as they talk about what many Netezza customers are struggling with: what to do now that it is being end of life’d? Bet the future on a proprietary database from a single vendor? Completely rewrite from scratch and try and leverage Hadoop or one of…
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Announcing the Greenplum Summit 2019 Agenda: Scale Matters!

We’re excited to announce the agenda for the second annual Greenplum Summit. The schedule is packed with great sessions from Greenplum users and experts.

Enabling Agile Data Analysis with AWS and Greenplum

Enabling Agile Data Analysis with AWS and Greenplum Business Problem At Pivotal we get to work with many customers who are looking to adopt an agile approach to how they develop and deploy applications.  For applications, this is done by utilizing continuous integration with products like Pivotal Cloud Foundry and methodologies of extreme programming and…
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Building your own GPDB open source docker

Building your own GPDB open source docker Most users want to start using Greenplum to generate analytics but facing users frictions such as limited access to physical machines and  technical knowledge to setup and install Greenplum.  The purpose of this blog is to make it easier, so that users can quickly start using Greenplum. In…
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Happy Holidays Greenplum Community

It’s been more than 10 years since my first involvement in the Greenplum Data Platform and rarely a day goes by that a colleague, a customer, a competitor, or most importantly a user – reminds me why it was a great decision then and an even better decision now.  To the entire greenplum community –…
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Save the Date for Greenplum Summit 2019! Postgres + AI + Analytics

Greenplum Summit at PostgresConf 2019, March 18 – 22, 2019, Sheraton New York Times Square, New York, NY Save the date for Greenplum Summit, an event dedicated to Greenplum Database, at PostgresConf 2019. It’s all happening March 18-22 in New York City, and we want you to be part of it! At Greenplum Summit you…
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Greenplum Filespaces and Tablespaces

Greenplum is a fast, flexible, software-only analytics data processing engine that has the tools and features needed to make extensive use of any number of hardware or virtual environments that can be used for cluster deployment. One of those features discussed here is the use of file spaces to match data load and query activity…
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Greenplum 6, Devevelopment Updates, Jan 2018

Greenplum v5 launched in September 2017 and the Greenplum developers have been hard at work since then on the next major version, V6, Code Name Mars, which is slated to release September 2018. In this post I will provide some high level updates on new developments on the V6 code line. PostgreSQL 8.4 merge has…
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Self-Healing Greenplum – The Doctor Is Always In

Analytics On IaaS Must Think Differently Than It’s On Premise Implementations We have always maintained that having a data platform that is portable is not only one of the key differentiators of Greenplum, but should be a core functional requirement on anyone’s roadmap for how to best architect for their needs.  But doing so should never…
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Introduction to Writable External protocol of gpfdist

Gpfdist support both readable external table and writable external table. This blog will introduce how writable gpfdist external table works. Jasper Li