Capt. Kester Riley
Senior Professional Services Consultant, MariaDB
Kester is a Senior Professional Services Consultant, with a career in IT spanning more than two decades. Throughout the years he gravitated towards positions that focused on integration, design and implementation of new technologies. He has a keen interest and has acquired substantial knowledge in Open Source Software. His passion for automation, high availability and a stable and robust database environment was driven from working as a DBA for over a decade for multiple global 24/7 manufacturing sites, where uptime was paramount. He enjoys iterative collaboration and flourishes resolving complications in complex high-pressure environments.