5:30pm - Networking and pizza. Pizza and soft drinks provided by Aurora Pangallo of TEKsystems. Beer and water provided by Abbey Overlee of PeerSource. $5 Starbucks cards to 10 first-timers provided by Marissa Nolan of Experis.
6:00pm - Announcements
6:05pm - POSTGRESQL V10: An Amplified Version of Postgres - Joshua Drake
Once again we'll be joining forces with another user group. Denver Postgres Database Meetup with Joshua Drake is just starting up.
Let's talk about the amazing Postgres v10. In this presentation we will discuss all the major highlights of what is upcoming in the new release. We will cover everything from Replication, performance features to new noSQL functionality. Let's take a ride down this roller coaster and discover why Postgres v10 should be the center of your data universe.
Joshua D. Drake is a PostgreSQL Consultant and has been consulting on PostgreSQL since Postgres95. Throughout his PostgreSQL career he has performed a variety of functions within the community including releasing an O'Reilly book on PostgreSQL, being part of the sysadmins and advocacy teams. Further he ran a biannual conference series dedicated to PostgreSQL between the years of 2007 - 2011. He is a former Director for SPI (the non-profit for PostgreSQL.org). Lastly he is also a Founder of United States PostgreSQL and a current Director for Postgres Foundation.
7:30pm - JetBrains license giveaway. One pass to Rocky Mountain Software Symposium, Nov 17-18, 2017; thanks to Jay Zimmerman and No Fluff Just Stuff.