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PostgreSQL is a powerful, open source object-relational database system with over 30 years of active development that has earned it a strong reputation for reliability, feature robustness, and performance.

There is a wealth of information to be found describing how to install and use PostgreSQL through the official documentation. The PostgreSQL community provides many helpful places to become familiar with the technology, discover how it works, and find career opportunities. Reach out to the community here.

Latest Releases

2019-11-14 - PostgreSQL 12.1, 11.6, 10.11, 9.6.16, 9.5.20, and 9.4.25 Released!

The PostgreSQL Global Development Group has released an update to all supported versions of our database system, including 12.1, 11.6, 10.11, 9.6.16, 9.5.20, and 9.4.25. This release fixes over 50 bugs reported over the last three months.

PostgreSQL 9.4 will stop receiving fixes on February 13, 2020, which is the next planned cumulative update release. We suggest that you make plans to upgrade to a newer, supported version of PostgreSQL. Please see our versioning policy for more information.

You can download the update here.

  • 12.1 · 2019-11-14 · Notes
  • 11.6 · 2019-11-14 · Notes
  • 10.11 · 2019-11-14 · Notes
  • 9.6.16 · 2019-11-14 · Notes
  • 9.5.20 · 2019-11-14 · Notes
  • 9.4.25 · 2019-11-14 · Notes

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Latest News

PostgreSQL 12.1, 11.6, 10.11, 9.6.16, 9.5.20, and 9.4.25 Released !

  •  2019-11-14

The PostgreSQL Global Development Group has released an update to all supported versions of our database system, including 12.1, 11.6, 10.11, 9.6.16, 9.5.20, and 9.4.25. This release fixes over 50 bugs reported over the last three months.

PostgreSQL 9.4 will stop receiving fixes on February 13, 2020, which is the next planned cumulative update release. We suggest that you make plans to upgrade to a newer, supported version of PostgreSQL. Please see our versioning policy for more information.

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