Alok has 4+ years experience in MySQL database administration and, prior to joining Percona, was giving MySQL database support to various product and service based companies in India. His career interests include High availability of databases, storage engines specially Innodb, server tuning, query optimization, and automating DBA tasks using shell scripts. He also loves to work on development tasks such as writing stored procedures, functions, triggers etc.
When not working, he enjoys listening to music and watching cricket. He lives with his parents, wife and son in Delhi, India.