Load balancing MySQL with HaProxy

Replication and High Availability Strategies
23 April 2:20pm - 3:10pm @ Ballroom E

This talk is an introduction to load balancing between MySQL servers. The talk shows techniques which can be used in general, however we will focus on practical examples using HaProxy. The talk will cover the following topics.
- Load balancing a set of servers which are using master-slave replication.
- Load balancing in MySQL Cluster (ndbcluster).
- Load balancing in Percona XtraDB Cluster.
- Writing custom checks.
- Example scenarios using custom checks.

Speakers

Peter Boros
Consultant, Percona
Biography: 
Peter joined the European consulting team in May 2012. Before joining Percona, among many other things, he worked at Sun Microsystems, specialized there in performance tuning and was a DBA at Hungary's largest social networking site. He also taught many Oracle University MySQL courses. He has been using and working with open source software from early 2000s. Peter's first and foremost professional interest is performance tuning. He currently lives in Budapest, Hungary with his wife and son.

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