Odyssey: purpose, setup, monitoring, architecture.

Andrey Borodin


Software Developer

Duration 45 min

Odyssey is a new PostgreSQL connection pooler designed for the high-load environment. It can significantly scale processing performance by specifying the number of additional worker threads. This allows to increase SSL/TLS performance and provide more balanced pooling control using by sharing global server connection pools. In this talk I will answer 4 questions: 1. When you should use connection pooler? When Odyssey is the most optimal choice? 2. How to set up a cluster with Odyssey? 3. How to sleep well and be sure that everything works? 4. How does the architecture of Odyssey look like? How to implement or propose feature that you want?

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