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PostgreSQL 9 High Availability Cookbook

By : Shaun Thomas
Book Image

PostgreSQL 9 High Availability Cookbook

By: Shaun Thomas

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (17 chapters)
PostgreSQL 9 High Availability Cookbook
Credits
About the Author
About the Reviewers
www.PacktPub.com
Preface
Index

Chapter 7. Replication Management Tools

In this chapter, we will learn where to turn when management of large PostgreSQL clusters becomes a concern. We will cover the following recipes in this chapter:

  • Deciding when to use third-party tools

  • Installing and configuring Barman

  • Backing up a database with Barman

  • Restoring a database with Barman

  • Installing and configuring OmniPITR

  • Managing WAL files with OmniPITR

  • Installing and configuring repmgr

  • Cloning a database with repmgr

  • Swapping active nodes with repmgr

  • Installing and configuring walctl

  • Cloning a database with walctl

  • Managing WAL files with walctl