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Installing PostgreSQL on CentOS

Hands-On Lab


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Landon Fowler

Database Training Architect II





PostgreSQL is the world's most advanced open source database. It's stability, functionality, and extensibility make it a primary choice for an RDBMS solution. In this hands-on lab scenario you are the DBA for Awesome Company. You have been tasked with building a PostgreSQL database backend to facilitate the development of a new web application. This will help you become familiar with how to install the software, initialize the database, and make an initial connection as the administrative user.

What are Hands-On Labs?

Hands-On Labs are scenario-based learning environments where learners can practice without consequences. Don't compromise a system or waste money on expensive downloads. Practice real-world skills without the real-world risk, no assembly required.