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Supavisor: Scaling Postgres to 1 Million Connections

🔗 a link post linking to supabase.com

One of the most widely-discussed shortcomings of Postgres is it’s connection system. Every Postgres connection has a reasonably high memory footprint, and determining the maximum number of connections your database can handle is a bit of an art.

And so we’ve built Supavisor, a Postgres connection pooler that can handle millions of connections.