Schedule - PGConf.EU 2019
Ibrar Ahmed is a visionary Principal Engineer at pgEdge, with a formidable expertise in PostgreSQL core development. With an unwavering passion for database systems and a remarkable 17 years of dedicated experience in PostgreSQL development, coupled with a commendable 22 years in the field of software development, Ibrar stands as a stalwart advocate for advancing the capabilities and performance of this dynamic open-source database.
Throughout his illustrious career, Ibrar has left an indelible mark on the PostgreSQL community through his substantial contributions, having been the driving force behind numerous performance enhancements and groundbreaking feature implementations. His profound expertise spans the realms of meticulous database performance analysis, optimizing query execution efficiency, and adeptly identifying and remedying performance bottlenecks.
In the past year alone, Ibrar has generously shared his wisdom and insights with the global PostgreSQL community through an impressive portfolio of over fifteen engaging talks, delivered in diverse corners of the world. Furthermore, he has authored multiple authoritative books on PostgreSQL, cementing his status as a revered luminary in the field. Ibrar Ahmed is not just a developer; he is a trailblazer and a dedicated guardian of PostgreSQL's bright future.