November 28, 2014

About Piotr Biel

Piotr is a former Percona employee. He helped build two of Polandâ™s largest internet portals, serving billions of pageviews a month. In addition to MySQL, Piotr has extensive knowledge of other technologies such as IBM AIX, Solaris, enterprise-level networking, advanced virtualization techniques, and Oracle, including RAC clusters.

Election night

Today was epoch day in American history. Maybe even most important day this year, but it’s not what I’d like to write about here. What does it mean for US citizens and all other people around the world? We know, but what does it mean for us – IT professionals and/or internet portals serving news […]

MySQL, AIX5L and malloc()

Some time ago I get brand new IBM POWER6 server as the replacement for “old” P5 used to host Oracle database. Because we planed to use advanced virtualization with VIOS + LPAR/DLPAR I conceived the idea to use one spare partition for MySQL tests. Because I had no past experience with it and there is […]