Welcome to the first of a three-part series of posts on PostgreSQL’s table functions. These functions can be easily leveraged in a distributed SQL database like YugabyteDB, which is PostgreSQL compatible.
This series follows on from my “Using Stored Procedures in Distributed SQL Databases” post. In this series of posts we’ll cover:
- What table functions are and why they’re useful
- Demonstrate the use of some built-in SQL table functions
- Introduce how you can implement a user-defined table function,