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Josh Berkus

Josh Berkus
CEO, PostgreSQL Experts, Inc.

Website | @FuzzyChef

Josh Berkus is primarily known as one of the Core Team of the world-spanning open source database project PostgreSQL. As CEO of PostgreSQL Experts, Inc., he speaks on database and open source topics all over the world, and consults on database design, performance, and open source community building. He also makes pottery and is a darned good cook.


Databases & Datastores | Operations & System Administration
Portland 256
Tutorial Please note: to attend, your registration must include Tutorials.
Josh Berkus (PostgreSQL Experts, Inc.)
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So, you’ve inherited a PostgreSQL server. Congratulations? This tutorial will cover the essential care and feeding of a Postgres server so that you can get back to your real job. Read more.
Office Hours
Expo Hall (Table C)
Josh Berkus (PostgreSQL Experts, Inc.)
Josh Berkus is happy to chat with you about PostgreSQL high-availability and scale-out techniques, especially on cloud hosting. He’ll discuss things like connection pooling and load-balancing tools, automated failover, RDS vs. roll-your-own on AWS, and scaling out multi-tenant apps. Read more.