BIG DATA CONFERENCE
Vice President, Postgres Evangelist
Bruce Momjian is co-founder and core team member of the PostgreSQL Global Development Group, and has worked on PostgreSQL since 1996. He has been employed by EDB since 2006. He has spoken at many international open-source conferences and is the author of PostgreSQL: Introduction and Concepts, published by Addison-Wesley. Prior to his involvement with PostgreSQL, Bruce worked as a consultant, developing custom database applications for some of the world’s largest law firms. As an academic, Bruce holds a Masters in Education, an honorary doctorate, was a high school computer science teacher, and lectures internationally.
Data Horizons With Postgres
Data needs have changed dramatically in the last few decades, leaving once-dominant relational systems with an unclear future. This talk explains why data needs have changed, and how Postgres has uniquely adjusted to those needs. The talk also explains how to store data outside of Postgres while maintaining integrated data management.