Announcing the Release of pglogical 2.1

Posted on 2017-10-09 by 2ndQuadrant, an EDB Company

Oxford, United Kingdom - October 9, 2017

2ndQuadrant is proud to announce the release of pglogical 2.1, the next generation in logical replication, for PostgreSQL 10 - the latest major release of of the world's most advanced open source database. Implemented entirely as a PostgreSQL 10 extension, pglogical is a logical replication system that serves as a highly efficient method of replicating data as an alternative to physical replication.

This new release presents important enhancements and bug fixes including:

  • Fixed dropping of extensions when pglogical is in shared_preload_libraries but not used in the current database
  • Improved compatibility with pglogical 1.x provider
  • Fixed computation of CURRENT_TIMESTAMP on subscriber
  • Improved error reporting
  • Improved replication origins handling

pglogical is fully integrated, it requires no triggers or external programs. This alternative to physical replication is a highly efficient method of replicating data using a publish/subscribe model for selective replication.

pglogical is supported by 2ndQuadrant. 2ndQuadrant’s respected 24/7 Production Support provides the fastest and highest rated response service for PostgreSQL anywhere and is available worldwide.

Download and installation instructions are available here.

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