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April 18-21, 2016

Santa Clara, California

Alvaro Hernandez

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Alvaro Hernandez

CTO, 8Kdata


Álvaro is a 36 year-old IT entrepreneur, based in Madrid, Spain. Founder and CTO at 8Kdata (, a database R&D company, he spends most of his time working on the ToroDB ( project, the first NoSQL-on-SQL database, a MongoDB-compatible database that runs on top of RDBMSs. He is a passionate software developer and open source advocate. Álvaro is a Java software developer, member of, but also a DBA, trainer and frequent lecturer at international conferences.


21 April 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM at Ballroom B
Are you a DBA/devops tired of being asked to also support MongoDB? Wouldn't it be cool if your current RDBMS could support MongoDB...