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Improved Support for Vultr Database Backups

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Improved Support for Vultr Database Backups

We're excited to announce an enhancement to our Vultr managed database backup support at SimpleBackups. While Vultr database backups have…

Top 5 PostgreSQL Backup Tools

Top 5 PostgreSQL Backup Tools

December 6, 2023

Have you ever experienced data loss without a backup tool? If yes, you know the feeling. If not, you can consider it one of the most nerve…

PostgreSQL vs MySQL - Video Comparison

PostgreSQL vs MySQL - Video Comparison

December 5, 2023

Learn the main difference in this comprehensive guide opposing MySQL and PostgreSQL.

Elevating Our Commitment: SimpleBackups Earns ISO Certification

Elevating Our Commitment: SimpleBackups Earns ISO Certification

December 4, 2023

Today, we are thrilled to announce a significant milestone in our journey towards providing the utmost security and quality in our services…

PostgreSQL vs MongoDB: A Comprehensive Comparison

PostgreSQL vs MongoDB: A Comprehensive Comparison

December 1, 2023

Picking the right open-source database for your next project can be a challenging task, as there is no one-size-fits-all solution. In this…

Mastering PostgreSQL Data Types: A Comprehensive Guide

Mastering PostgreSQL Data Types: A Comprehensive Guide

November 30, 2023

In PostgreSQL, data types shape how the database manages, retrieves, and processes information. They define the characteristics of the data…

Server-Side Encryption with SSE-C in Cloud Object Storage

Server-Side Encryption with SSE-C in Cloud Object Storage

November 28, 2023

Have you ever wondered what the Server-Side Encryption is and how to use it? Simply put, it is a system for encrypting data, which is done…

How to find long-running queries in PostgreSQL

How to find long-running queries in PostgreSQL

November 23, 2023

Long queries can slow down your system/app, and it will be helpful to be able to identify them and kill if needed. These few PostgreSQL…

How to List Indexes in PostgreSQL and Related Commands

How to List Indexes in PostgreSQL and Related Commands

November 23, 2023

Indexes in PostgreSQL are objects used to improve the speed of accessing data. They are created based on either database columns or partial…

How to List Schemas in PostgreSQL and Related Commands

How to List Schemas in PostgreSQL and Related Commands

November 22, 2023

Schema in PostgreSQL is nothing more than a folder in the sense of a standard operating system - it contains tables, views, and other…