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Welcome to the Swarm64 blog. We hope you enjoy the PostgreSQL performance advice and news we share here!

Announcing PG Nitrous – a faster PostgreSQL cloud

Announcing PG Nitrous, a new PostgreSQL cloud for people who want fast query performance. Hosted on AWS and powered by Swarm64.

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Announcing Swarm64 DA 5.0

Swarm64 DA 5.0 brings even faster, easier PostgreSQL query acceleration, with columnstore indexing, faster table scans, and more.

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Compression & PostgreSQL columnstore indexes

PostgreSQL columnstore indexes have a compression setting. Learn the pros and cons of different compression settings to help you tune performance better.

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Swarm64 expands its PostgreSQL partner program

Swarm64 expands its partner program to help grow adoption of PostgreSQL and ensure customer success.

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Introduction to PostgreSQL Columnstore Indexing

Learn how Columnstore Indexes in Swarm64 DA 5.0 speed up PostgreSQL query performance.

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Announcing Swarm64’s partnership with Command Prompt, Inc.

Swarm64 & Command Prompt, Inc. are partnering to expand the use of free, open source PostgreSQL for data warehousing and analytics.

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Powering up Postgres for Open Source Data Warehousing & Analytics

CEO Thomas Richter is interviewed on the Data Engineering Podcast and explains how PostgreSQL is evolving to support analytics & reporting at scale

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Will Swarm64 DA speed up my PostgreSQL database?

Swarm64 DA speeds up some PostgreSQL queries more than others. “Will Swarm64 DA speed up your database?” This post dives into scenarios that are good candidates for Swarm64 DA acceleration.

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PostgreSQL parallelism can be like a box of chocolates (you never know what you’re going to get)

It can be challenging to predict how PostgreSQL parallelism will affect a query. In this post, we recommend ways to speed up queries thru better parallelism.

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Announcing Swarm64 DA 4.0

Today, I am happy to announce the release of Swarm64 DA 4.0, database acceleration extensions for Postgres. Highlights include 3x more query acceleration and now you can use Swarm64 DA with–or without–FPGA.

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