Álvaro is a 38 year-old IT entrepreneur, based in Madrid, Spain. Founder and CEO of 8Kdata (www.8kdata.com), a database R&D company, he spends most of his time working on the ToroDB (www.torodb.com) project, the first NoSQL-on-SQL database, a MongoDB-compatible database that runs on top of PostgreSQL. He is a passionate software developer and open source advocate. Álvaro is a Java software developer, and also a DBA, trainer and frequent speaker at international database conferences. He founded the PostgreSQL Spanish User Group (www.postgrespaña.es), one of the largest PUGs in the world, with more than 700 members.
Для участников конференции был доступен специальный тариф на проживание.