The conference schedule for November 17th and 18th

PGConf Silicon Valley features 24 breakout sessions in four concurrent sessions on November 18th. View the breakout sessions.

The conference has 6 tutorial sessions in two concurrent sessions on November 17th. View the tutorial sessions.

Agenda for November 17th

 

  Salon A/B Salon C/D Baden A
9:30 - 12:30 The Accidental DBA
Josh Berkus
PostgreSQL Experts
Introduction to PostGIS
Daniel Caldwell
AmigoCloud
Logical Replication for PostgreSQL
Petr Jelinek
2ndQuadrant
12:30 - 1:30 Lunch
1:30 - 4:30 Out of Box Replication in Postgres 9.4
Denish Patel
WithMe
PostgreSQL Internals Through Pictures
Bruce Momjian
EnterpriseDB
Real-time Analytics with PostgreSQL
Andres Freund and Marco Slot
Citus Data
4:45 - 6:30 No Host Happy Hour at The Brass Elephant Lounge
Located in the Best Western Grosvenor Hotel at 380 South Airport Blvd., South San Francisco, CA
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Agenda for November 18th

 

Tracks


Tales from the Trenches

DevOps

New Features

PostGIS

Hacking Postgres

Data at Scale
 

 

  Salon E Salon A/B Salon C/D Baden A
9:00 - 10:00 Keynotes in Salon E
Umur Cubukcu, Citus Data, "Scaling Out PostgreSQL in the Distributed Era"
Ivan Novick, Pivotal, "PostgreSQL License, Vendor Eco-systems, Cloud Providers, and Future of RDBMS"
Jay Kreps, Confluent, "Apache Kafka: A Commit Log for the Datacenter"
10:00 - 10:20 Morning Break in Salon F
10:20 - 11:15
At The Heart Of A Giant: Postgres At TripAdvisor
Matthew Kelly
TripAdvisor

What's New in PostgreSQL 9.5
Magnus Hagander
Redpill Linpro

PipelineDB: The Streaming SQL Database
Derek Nelson
PipelineDB

Analyzing PostgreSQL Network Traffic with vc-pgsql-sniffer
Baron Schwartz
VividCortex
11:20-12:15
...Lag - What's Wrong with My Slave?
Samantha Billington
Turnitin

UPSERT Use Cases
Peter Geoghegan
Heroku

Prestogres: Hacking PostgreSQL Internals to Solve Data Access Problems
Sadayuki Furuhashi
Treasure Data

Data of Future Past: Postgres as Distributed Online Processing Analytics Engine
Gavin McQuillan
Urban Airship
12:20-1:20 Lunch in Salon G/H/I/J
1:20 - 2:15
Postgres for MySQL DBAs
Ryan Lowe
John Cesario
Square

Postgres at the Heart of Your Dataverse
Bruce Momjian
EnterpriseDB

From Obvious to Ingenious: How to Incrementally Scale Web Applications PostgreSQL
Konstantin Gredeskoul
Wanelo

Automating PostgreSQL Failover for High Availability
David Pacheco
Joyent
2:20 - 3:15
Cloud PostgreSQL Automation Management with Ansible
Kenny Gorman
Rackspace

How Heroku Postgres Works
Greg Burek
Heroku

ToroDB Internals: How to Create a NoSQL Database on Top of SQL
Alvaro Hernandez
8Kdata

Powering Heap With PostgreSQL And CitusDB
Dan Robinson
Heap
3:20 - 3:40 Afternoon Break in Salon F
3:40 - 4:35
The PCI-Compliant Database
Christophe Pettus
PostgreSQL Experts

Enrich Your Data with Geocoordinates from OpenStreetMap or ArcGIS
Andreas Scherbaum
EMC

Sharding and Scaling PostgreSQL with pg_shard
Jason Petersen
Citus Data

Survival Guide to Terabyte PostgreSQL
Scott Milliken
MixRank
4:40 - 5:35
Where's Waldo? - Text Search and Pattern Matching in PostgreSQL
Joseph Conway
Crunchy Data

PostGIS Gotchas: The Things You Didn't Know That Lead to Confusion and Dismay
Paul Ramsey
Cartodb

Using the PostgreSQL Extension Ecosystem to Perform Advanced Analytics
AJ Welch
Chartio

Amazon RDS for PostgreSQL - What's New and Lessons Learned
Grant McAlister
Amazon Web Services
5:40 - 7:00 Community Networking Reception in Salon F and Salons G/H/I/J