Published by Alex Slotnick on Jul 18, 2017 4:07:38 PM

PGConf Local in Philly: PostgreSQL Performance, in Theory and Practice

A few members of the VividCortex team had the chance to attend PGConf's local meetup in Philadelphia last week. The group came together to discuss anything and everything Postgres, including new features to be included in PostgreSQL 10, building a scalable time-series database on top of PostgreSQL, and common mistakes people make when migrating from Oracle to PostgreSQL.

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Published by Alex Slotnick on Jun 23, 2017 3:44:22 PM

MongoDB World: "MongoDB Performance in Theory and Practice"

We had a fantastic time this week in Chicago at MongoDB World, where VividCortex participated as a sponsor and we unveiled new updates in our product's MongoDB support. Baron Schwartz, VividCortex's founder and CEO, also presented a talk, titled "MongoDB Performance in Theory and Practice." 

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Published by Anna Navatsyk on Jul 5, 2015 5:26:00 AM

Video Recording: Teams Are Systems Too

Earlier this year, Baron spoke at Velocity on how lessons learned from system performance can be applied to organizational structure. The talk, Teams Are Systems Too: The Theory of Constraints in Action, was largely inspired by Eli Goldratt’s book The Goal.

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Published by Anna Navatsyk on Jun 22, 2015 3:00:00 AM

Presentation: Sampling a Stream of Events with a Sketch

Last week, Baron Schwartz and Preetam Jinka presented at Monitorama. The presentation, Sampling a Stream of Events with a Sketch, addresses the challenges, available methods, and efficiencies of representative sampling. Check out the slides to view our solution, an “invented” sketch. If you would like to view the entire presentation, visit this link.

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Published by Anna Navatsyk on Aug 28, 2014 5:17:00 AM

Baron Schwartz to Speak on the Power of Regressions

Baron Schwartz, our CEO and founder, is speaking at the Performance and Capacity Conference by CMG on November 6th. CMG, the Computer Measurement Group is a not-for-profit organization that focuses on the efficiency and scalability of IT service delivery through measurement, quantitative analysis and forecasting. It has been a reputable, worldwide resource for best practices in the IT profession since 1974.

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