In this episode, Joe Brockmeier talks to Percona’s Sonia Valeja and David Gonzalez, about their recent book PostgreSQL for Jobseekers. They talk about the inspiration for the book, why they focus on jobseekers, and what’s covered in the title.
Data Gravity Episode 2 - Sonia Valeja and David Gonzalez - PostgreSQL for Jobseekers Book
Sonia ValejaPostgreSQL DBA | PL/SQL Developer| Migration Expert | Data Science Aspirant
Sonia is data enthusiast who started working in PostgreSQL in the year 2012. Since she has performed multiple migrations from Oracle to PostgreSQL, she learnt Oracle while working with PostgreSQL. She is a SME for beginner-level course on Open Source Database-PostgreSQL in one of her previous company. She has conducted multiple trainings on PostgreSQL for freshers as well as experienced professionals. Also, she has been an active participant at pgConf and has given lightning talk. She has worked extensively in Taxation as well as manufacturing based projects for Indian as well as African sub- continent.
David GonzalezPostgreSQL DBA, Percona
Joe BrockmeierPercona’s Head of Community
Joe Brockmeier is Head of Community for Percona. He has been involved in open source and technology for more than 20 years. His background includes leadership and community facing roles at Intel, Red Hat, Citrix and SUSE. He is a member of the Apache Software Foundation and has been a contributor to numerous open source projects including Fedora, Apache CloudStack, Project Atomic and CentOS.