Migration to PostgreSQL - Episode I
For the first time we will try to make an online meetup!
We will start with the talks at 6 pm.
You can join us for both talks, or only one, it's your choice!
and because migration to PostgreSQL is a huge topic, please expect more Episodes :D
Connection details will be published soon.
Recording will depend on speakers.
All talks will be given in English.
== TBA ==
== Migration of a Core Banking System to PostgreSQL ==
The Raiffeisen Building Society Bank in Austria migrated its core banking
system from IBM Informix to PostgreSQL. Max will talk about the various
aspects of the migration:
* motivation for the migration
* technical pre-existing conditions
* management point of view
* duration and costs
* technical difficulties
* two years after the migration: incidents, what's better/worse?
Max Hofer is working since 2001 in the field of software engineering in
different industries (air traffic control, avionic industry, financial sector). He worked for 10 years as senior software architect at Raiffeisen where he was responsible for the technical development of the core banking system of Raiffeisen Bausparkasse. Max is specialized in transforming legacy systems incrementally into systems with state of the art technologies.
Currently he works for a startup company with blockchain focus.