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2019-05-23 - PostgreSQL 12 Beta 1 Released! The PostgreSQL Global Development Group announces that the first beta release of PostgreSQL 12 is now available for download. This release contains previews of all features that will be available in the final release of PostgreSQL 12, though some details of the release could change before then.

We encourage you to test the new features of PostgreSQL 12 to help us eliminate any bugs or other issues that may exist. While we do not advise for you to run PostgreSQL 12 Beta 1 in your production environments, we encourage you to find ways to run your typical application workloads against this beta release.

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Latest News

PostgreSQL 12 Beta 1 Released

  •  2019-05-23

The PostgreSQL Global Development Group announces that the first beta release of PostgreSQL 12 is now available for download. This release contains previews of all features that will be available in the final release of PostgreSQL 12, though some details of the release could change before then.

We encourage you to test the new features of PostgreSQL 12 to help us eliminate any bugs or other issues that may exist. While we do not advise for you to run PostgreSQL 12 Beta 1 in your production environments, we encourage you to find ways to run your typical application workloads against this beta release.

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