The PostgreSQL team has announced a major update to its open-source relational database. PostgreSQL 11 has been released with performance improvements, and specific enhancements for large databases and high computational workloads. According to the team, this is the first major release since last year when PostgreSQL 10 was released.
Additionally, the release includes updates to the table partitioning system, support for stored procedures, query parallelism improvements and parallelized data definition capabilities.
“For PostgreSQL 11, our development community focused on adding features that improve PostgreSQL’s ability to manage very large databases,” sai…