Postgresql high rate statement timeout incident.

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This incident type refers to a scenario where there is a high rate of statement timeouts in a Postgresql database instance. This can lead to degraded performance and potentially impact the availability of the database. It is important to quickly identify and address the underlying cause of the timeouts to ensure the stability of the system.



Verify that the Postgresql service is running

Check the Postgresql logs for errors

Check the Postgresql configuration for any settings that may be causing the timeouts

Check the system resource usage to see if the server is overloaded

Check the network connectivity between the application and database server

Check the disk usage of the database server


Define the variables

Backup the original configuration file

Update the timeout value in the configuration file

Restart the Postgresql service to apply the changes

Optimize the queries being executed in the database to reduce the load and prevent timeouts.

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