Robert Bernier, a systems engineer, is a graduate of several postsecondary
institutions including Retter College, Lakehead University, and the
University of Regina.
Robert is the PostgreSQL business intelligence analyst for SRA America, a
subsidiary of Software Research America (SRA), one of the oldest
software houses in the world, established in 1965.
Although his first experience with IT dates back to the 1960s, Robert became involved with open source only in 1996 after ordering a CD distribution of
His current open source activities includes writing for publications such as
Sys-Admin, the O'Reilly web portal ONLamp.com,
and case studies for the PostgreSQL community. He is also the maintainer of
pg_live, a live CD distro filled with documentation and reference to profile
PostgreSQL for first-time users.