PgConf.Russia 2017 talks

Interconnect on steroids for the Skala-SR / Postgres Pro database engine

Andrei Nikolayenko

Andrei is an architect at IBS. He has been working on designing of serial infrastructural and platform complexes on the basis of Russian equipment and software. Before that he had implemented software applications for power engineering at Oracle, had been a header of developers department at CBOSS - jointly obtained 20 years of experience in development and implementation of large IT systems for the government, energy, and telecommunications.

Alexander Korotkov
Postgres Pro, Chief developer

Alexander has a status of PostgreSQL Major Contributor. He graduated from the MEPhI with honours. Alexander defended PhD thesis based on his impact in PostgreSQL development, specifically enhancement in fuzzy search of strings. One of his greatest achievement in the open-source community is development of the infrastructure for index access method extensibility. Alexander also improved GiST and GIN indexes, optimized multicore architechture, statistics and selectivity assessment. Three times he was a mentor in GSoC program .

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