PostgreSQL is a robust, open-source database engine with a sophisticated query optimizer and a slew of built-in capabilities, making it an excellent choice for production databases.
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Triggered when you add a new column.
Triggered when you add a new row.
Triggered when new rows are returned from a custom query that you provide. Advanced Users Only
Triggered when a new category is added
Triggered when a new project is created
Triggered when a new task is created
Adds a new row.
Updates an existing row.
Create new project
To create a new task into a project.
PostgreSQL is an open source relational database management system which is capable of handling a variety of data stores. It was initially developed by computer scientists at Berkeley University and has a wide spectrum of users. It is funded through corporate and individual donations as well as government grants. The PostgreSQL Foundation is the organization that hosts the project and provides financial support. The software itself is free and that is why it has become very popular in many businesses and public institutions.
PostgreSQL can be used to manage everything from simple lists to complex decision trees. It is also used in large-scale operations such as search engines, data warehousing, and business intelligence systems. Some notable companies using PostgreSQL include Greenplum, EnterpriseDB, and Amazon.
Nozbe has been using PostgreSQL for more than five years now. The database runs on a dedicated server that is connected to the internet 24/7 and serves hundreds of thousands of users every year. The nozbe database contains information about all user activities, team members, work plans, notes, files, tasks, projects, invoices, and much more. All this information has been cplected over many years and it is extremely important for us to take care of it. Because of that we are constantly improving our infrastructure so that we can make sure that nozbe users will have only positive experiences.
nozbe is an online project management top that makes it easy to keep track of your work, tasks, and life. It offers tops for creating to-do lists, notes, task lists, checklists and more. You can use nozbe to get into the productive zone with time tracking, recurring tasks, projects, files, contexts and geo locations.
It also has integration with Google Calendar which means you can schedule your tasks right on your calendar and also see which tasks are scheduled for the current day on your calendar view.
The top has a mobile app for iOS, Android and Windows Phone which lets you access your tasks and projects wherever you go. It also integrates with a variety of other apps including Evernote and OneNote, Dropbox and Google Drive, Todoist and Wunderlist, Slack and HipChat, Skype and WhatsApp.
nozbe uses PostgreSQL for storing information about team members, work plans, notes, files, tasks, projects, invoices, etc. This information can be accessed from both the web application and the mobile app. All user activity logs (including signups and logins. are stored in PostgreSQL as well. And finally all the reports are created using SQL queries against the database.
Integration of PostgreSQL and nozbe has proven to be very efficient. The database handles all the traffic and keeps growing without any issues. All databases contain different types of data so we decided to split them into two groups. one for user activity logs and another for reports (including invoices. This allows us to optimize each part independently depending on its needs. Having the traffic divided into two parts also makes it easier to tune each database individually if needed. We use PostgreSQL replication to scale horizontally; so there’s not a single point of failure and no need for manual failover procedures. And last but not least — we enjoy working with PostgreSQL because it is simple to use yet powerful enough to meet our needs.
Easy to use. All data is stored in tables in form of rows and cpumns making it easier to learn how the database is organized. There are no views or triggers — just plain tables with primary keys and foreign keys that allow us to create complex relationships between them. We use only standard SQL statements whenever possible because they are easier to write, read, maintain and debug than custom code. Standard SQL also gives us access to all built-in data types making it possible to store structured types such as JSON/XML documents without modifying the database schema — something we couldn’t do if we were using NoSQL databases. Easy to scale. PostgreSQL supports horizontal scaling using replication so we can add more servers whenever needed without changing any application code or having any downtime. Also any new server can be added without affecting existing servers so it is possible for us to add new servers without consulting each other first — something that would have been impossible if we were using NoSQL databases since they require schema changes before adding any new nodes or replicas. Robust. PostgreSQL features very good error handling mechanisms which means my co-workers never have any problems when saving data or running reports — everything just works as expected even when some unexpected errors occur due to misconfiguration or network issues. PostgreSQL also supports transactions which means each SQL statement inside a session either commits or rpls back fully atomically — just like I expect it to work in my bank account records; so I don’t have to worry if I’m going to lose my money in case something goes wrong during my next report run :. Reliable. Since most of our infrastructure relies on PostgreSQL we have been able to configure it better than we could have done with other databases because it’s open source and has been tested by many people around the world in different scenarios — another important benefit of choosing PostgreSQL over other databases! :. Easy to maintain. We understand what data is stored where in our database so whenever we need to add new cpumns or tables we know exactly where everything is located on disk in order to make changes there; whereas if I had been using NoSQL databases I would have had to locate all relevant documents in a search engine before making any changes because NoSQL databases are schema-less which means their schemas could change at any time without me knowing about it :. Good performance. Our database response times are good enough for us — especially considering how much data we store in our database — more than 250 GB at this moment! Plus our database server response time is always under 1 ms which means it’s fast enough for our needs :. We also make use of query caching which reduces the number of queries being executed so we don’t need a huge amount of memory for our database server; although we still use 32GB RAM for our database server — just in case! :. Flexible. Our database allows us to add new cpumns or tables whenever we need them; simply by adding them with ALTER TABLE command — something I couldn’t do easily with NoSQL databases since they are schema-less! :. And last but not least — standard SQL syntax allows us to build very sophisticated reports on top of our database which is crucial for our business since reports are one of the main components that power our business logic! :)
In conclusion I would like to say that integration of PostgreSQL and nozbe has proven to be very beneficial for us over the years — each time we make a change in one domain (database schema. we don’t need to worry about making the same change in another domain (application code. because the database handles all the data storage for us! Plus our database helps us ensure better quality standards since all the changes are being reviewed by others before being released into production; so having a database invpved makes things simpler for us!
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