Mission Critical Databases

Webinar: Migration to PostgreSQL


The webinar was held on June 26, 2019 and covered the following topics:

  • Why migrate to PostgreSQL.
  • Planning your migration.
  • Migrating business logic.
  • Converting data types.
  • Migrating SQL - function, procedures, triggers, and more.
  • Typical challenges encountered and how to handle them.
  • Post-migration tests.

Speakers: Gianni Ciolli | Head of Professional Services at 2ndQuadrant.

Gianni Ciolli is the head of professional services at 2ndQuadrant. He is a PostgreSQL consultant, trainer, and has been a speaker at many PostgreSQL conferences in Europe and abroad over the last 10 years. He has a PhD in Mathematics from the University of Florence. He has worked with free and open source software since the 1990s and is active in the community (Prato Linux User Group and Italian PostgreSQL Users Group). His other interests include music, drama, poetry, and athletics.


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