Abdullah Alger

Articles by Abdullah Alger

Geofile: Getting Started with pgRouting using Esri Shapefiles

Geofile: Getting Started with pgRouting using Esri Shapefiles

We’re going to show you how to plan your travel around Seattle’s museums and sights, building on our introduction to pgRoutin…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Commanding PostgreSQL 9.6: New psql Meta-Commands

Commanding PostgreSQL 9.6: New psql Meta-Commands

Among the new features of PostgreSQL 9.6 are new meta-commands that make creating database-based scripts, working with views,…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Geofile: Getting Started with pgRouting

Geofile: Getting Started with pgRouting

If you need to plan your UK castle tour but don’t know how to start, let us show you how PostgreSQL, PostGIS and pgRouting on…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Compose's Write Stuff - And the cycle bonus goes to....

Compose's Write Stuff - And the cycle bonus goes to....

Voters turned up, the votes were cast, and it was a tight race for a while, but one author came out above the rest and has be…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
How to Script Painless-ly in Elasticsearch

How to Script Painless-ly in Elasticsearch

With the release of Elasticsearch 5.x came Painless, Elasticsearch's answer to safe, secure, and performant scripting. We'll…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Utilizing Etcd3 with Go

Utilizing Etcd3 with Go

With etcd3 powering many cloud applications and infrastructures, it's time to learn how you can use it. In this Write Stuff a…

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Mastering PostgreSQL Tools: Full-Text Search and Phrase Search

Mastering PostgreSQL Tools: Full-Text Search and Phrase Search

In his latest Compose Write Stuff article on Mastering PostgreSQL Tools, Lucero Del Alba writes about mastering full-text and…

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NewsBits: Second beta of PostgreSQL 10 released...

NewsBits: Second beta of PostgreSQL 10 released...

These are the NewsBits from Compose for the week ending 14th July: A second beta has arrived for PostgreSQL 10 pgAdmin gets s…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Analyzing Pet Name Trends with PostgreSQL's \crosstabview

Analyzing Pet Name Trends with PostgreSQL's \crosstabview

PostgreSQL 9.6 comes with a number of updates and new features to explore. One very useful addition is the \crosstabview comm…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Accessing Relational Databases Using Go

Accessing Relational Databases Using Go

Have you considered using Go to access your relational databases? In this Write Stuff article, Gigi Sayfan shows you how to a…

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Building an Ordering Application with Watson AI and PostgreSQL: Part II

Building an Ordering Application with Watson AI and PostgreSQL: Part II

Do you want to leverage Compose, Twilio, and IBM Watson to provide customers with a real-time, interactive experience? We'll…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Building an Ordering Application with Watson AI and PostgreSQL: Part I

Building an Ordering Application with Watson AI and PostgreSQL: Part I

Do you want to leverage Compose, Twilio, and IBM Watson to provide customers with a real-time, interactive experience? We'll…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
GeoFile: How to Transform OpenStreetMap Data into GeoJSON Using GDAL

GeoFile: How to Transform OpenStreetMap Data into GeoJSON Using GDAL

GeoFile is a series dedicated to looking at geographical data, its features, and uses. In today's article, we're going to sho…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Taking a Look at Robomongo and Studio 3T with Compose for MongoDB

Taking a Look at Robomongo and Studio 3T with Compose for MongoDB

With two of the best known MongoDB desktop UI's now under one roof, we decided to take a look at who should be using either o…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Avoid Storing Data Inside "Admin" When Using MongoDB

Avoid Storing Data Inside "Admin" When Using MongoDB

When importing or restoring your database into MongoDB, make sure that you don't use the admin database. Why? We'll show you.…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger