Daniel Westermann

Technology Leader Open Infrastructure and Principal Consultant at dbi services

As a Principal Consultant, Daniel Westermann has more than 15 years of experience in management, engineering and optimization of databases and infrastructures, especially on PostgreSQL and Oracle.

Since the beginning of his career, he specialized in Oracle Technologies in Performance Optimization and Tuning, Standardization, Backup & Recovery, in High Availability solutions as Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC), Oracle Data Guard, Oracle Grid Infrastructure, as well as in storage technologies as Oracle Automatic Storage Management (ASM). Daniel Westermann is Oracle Certified Professional 10g/11g/12c.

Over time, Daniel has become more and more interested in open source technologies, becoming “Technology Leader Open Infrastructure” and PostgreSQL expert. Based on community tools or with those of EnterpriseDB, he develops and installs complex high available solutions with PostgreSQL. He is also a certified PostgreSQL Plus 9.0 Professional and a Postgres Advanced Server 9.4 Professional. He is a regular speaker at PostgreSQL conferences in Switzerland and Europe.

Prior to dbi services, Daniel Westermann was Management System Engineer at LC SYSTEMS-Engineering AG in Basel. Before that, he worked as Oracle Developer & Project Manager at Delta Energy Solutions AG in Basel (today Powel AG).

Daniel Westermann holds a diploma in Business Informatics (DHBW, Germany).

His branch-related experience mainly covers the pharma industry, the financial sector, energy, lottery, and telecommunications.