David Wheeler

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David Wheeler

iovation; PG Experts


David Wheeler is Senior Data Architect at iovation and an associate at PGExperts. He is responsible, among other things, for PGXN, pgTAP, Sqitch, and DesignScene. He lives in Portland unless he’s traveling with his family.

Open Source Bridge 2013

Proposals for this user

* Sane Database Change Management with Sqitch

Database change management has always sucked. This talk introduces Sqitch, the SQL change management application that doesn’t suck. Come see how it works, learn the few simple rules you need to get the most out of it, and liberate yourself from the suckitude.
Cooking 2013-03-22 06:48:01 +0000
David Wheeler

Open Source Bridge 2010

Proposals for this user

* Test Driven Database Development

Learn how to apply the principals of test-driven development to developing a database schema.
Cooking 2010-03-21 01:02:05 +0000
David Wheeler

Open Source Bridge 2009

Sessions for this user

* Unit Test Your Database!

Given that the database, as the canonical repository of data, is the most important part of many applications, why is it that we don't write database unit tests? This talk promotes the practice of implementing tests to directly test the schema, storage, and functionality of databases.
David Wheeler