PGCon2010 - Final Release III

PGCon 2010
The PostgreSQL Conference

Jim Nasby
Day Talks - 2 - 2010-05-21
Room DMS 1140
Start time 18:00
Duration 02:00
ID 269
Event type Meeting
Track BOF
Language used for presentation English

We have money, do you have the time?

How commercial companies can fund Postgres development.

Postgres has grown to the point where it is very difficult to add missing features without financial support from commercial users and cooperation between companies providing Postgres support as well as general community members.

But there are many open questions, such as how should fundraising work and how should those funds be distributed within the community.