Álvaro is a passionate database and software developer. Founder of OnGres, he has been dedicated to PostgreSQL and R&D in databases for more than two decades.
Álvaro is at heart an open source advocate and developer. He has created open source software like StackGres, a Platform for running Postgres on Kubernetes. As a well-known member of the PostgreSQL Community, Álvaro founded the non-profit Fundación PostgreSQL and the Spanish PostgreSQL User Group. He has contributed, among others, the SCRAM authentication library to the Postgres JDBC driver.
You can find him frequently speaking at PostgreSQL, database, cloud (becoming an AWS Data Hero in 2019), and Java conferences. In the last 10 years, Álvaro has completed more than 100 tech talks (https://aht.es).