Should I use pgMustard?
There are three main benefits:
Save time understanding query plans
Get specific guidance on how to improve query performance
Learn about Postgres performance features and query operations
How does it compare?
Displays information more intuitively, for example a simple timing breakdown by operation, and high level summaries of cache performance
Handles large plans elegantly, for example allowing sub-trees to be collapsed (fast ones are collapsed by default)
Provides guidance and tips on which aspects of the plan are most important and what to do next
Why should I subscribe?
If several of the below apply to you...
Your application is data heavy
Performance is an important feature for your application
You'd like more of the team to be able to do database performance work
You have other valuable projects that the time saved could enable
Is it worth €50 per month?
Things to consider:
Are you more short of time or money? (Are you hiring?)
How much time would it save?
What could people be working on with that time?
Could it help with training or onboarding?
How much value could extra performance improvements add?
We are regularly releasing improvements