Percona Live: Open Source Database Performance Conference - Amsterdam 2016 Logo

October 3-5, 2016

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Alexander Kukushkin

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Alexander Kukushkin

Database Engineer, Zalando SE


Alexander has many years of experience working with PostgreSQL and other open-source databases. He is the most active contributor to the Patroni project. He occasionally finds issues in well-known open-source projects (PostgreSQL, pgbouncer) and contributes patches.


4 October 11:20 AM - 12:10 PM at Winterthur
Zalando, Europe’s leading online fashion platform, trusts PostgreSQL to manage more than 15TB of data in total. While PostgreSQL is rock-solid and robust, it doesn't have built-in failover capabilities. In order to rapidly deploy and reliably run numerous PostgreSQL clusters on Amazon cloud and in existing data centers we've developed Patroni, a daemon to manage PostgreSQL. It uses etcd... [read more]