Simon Riggs

simonFounder and Chief Technology Officer of 2ndQuadrant.

He is also a major developer and code committer of the PostgreSQL project and has contributed major features in each of the last 8 versions of PostgreSQL.

His work includes recovery and replication, performance and monitoring as well as designs for many other features.

Simon has worked as a Database Architect for more than 25 years, with high-end solutions experience and certifications on Oracle, Teradata and DB2.


Simon Riggs’ Contact Information:

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Simon is one of our keynote speakers and will be speaking about PostgreSQL for Enterprises and Postgres XL in English.

The slides and a recording of the talk will be available on the website after the conference.