Features Three Distinct Session Tracks: MySQL, MongoDB and Open Source Databases; Discount Pricing Ends Sept. 5, 2016; Sponsorship Opportunities Are Still Available
RALEIGH, North Carolina – Aug. 17, 2016 – Percona, the company that delivers enterprise-class MySQL® and MongoDB® solutions and services, today announced the breakout and tutorial schedule for Percona Live Europe Open Source Database Conference, a three-day event in Amsterdam featuring three distinct session tracks focused on MySQL, MongoDB, and Open Source Databases. The conference will be held October 3-5, 2016, at the Mövenpick Hotel Amsterdam City Centre. Discount pricing for the event ends Sept. 5, 2016. Sponsorship opportunities are still available, but are selling out quickly.
Percona Live Europe Open Source Database Conference 2016 is the premier event for the diverse and active open source community, as well as businesses that develop and use open source database software. The conferences have a technical focus with an emphasis on the core topics of MySQL, MongoDB, and other open source databases. This year’s event will be organized into three distinct tracks – MySQL, MongoDB and Open Source Databases – to make it easier for attendees to follow the sessions that are most valuable to them. From analytics and security, to architecture and operations, to scalability and performance, the conference will feature a range of in-depth discussions and hands-on tutorials that will help attendees and their organizations tackle the complex challenges related to high-availability, IoT, cloud, big data and other evolving business trends.
“The increasing demand to meet rapidly changing business requirements across a range of database initiatives has made a much deeper understanding of MySQL, MongoDB and open source databases in general a requirement for every practitioner,” said Peter Zaitsev, co-founder and CEO of Percona. “We’re very excited that the session tracks, along with the knowledge and experience of the speakers at this year’s Percona Live Europe Open Source Database Conference, will allow attendees to return to their organizations more knowledgeable and better equipped to push their data initiatives forward.”
The Percona Live Europe Open Source Database Conference 2016 is an excellent opportunity to network with peers and technology professionals, bringing together accomplished DBAs, system architects and developers from around the world to share their knowledge and experience to help organizations approach open source database challenges in new ways.
Offered on October 4 and 5, this year’s event features more than 75 Breakout Sessions organized into three distinct tracks:
- MySQL – The MySQL track includes: “MySQL 8.0: what’s new in Optimizer”, “Securing your MySQL/MariaDB data”, “Transactional Data Dictionary in MySQL 8.0: An Internal Server Component That Matters”, “MySQL Load Balancers - MaxScale, ProxySQL, HAProxy, MySQL Router & nginx - a close up look”, “MySQL Monitoring with Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM)”, “Understanding Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7 Operation and Key Algorithms”, and much more.
- MongoDB – The MongoDB track includes “MongoDB Analytics & Dashboards”, “WiredTiger B-Tree vs WiredTiger In-Memory”, “Everything you wanted to know about MongoRocks”, “Secondary Reads: The good and the bad”, and much more.
- Open Source Database – The Open Source Database track, focusing on tools and strategies that apply to any open source database, includes “Inside CockroachDB’s Survivability Model”, “Elasticsearch for SQL Users”, “Processing 11 billion events a day with Spark in Badoo”, and much more.
Offered on October 3, Tutorials provide practical, in-depth knowledge of critical MySQL and MongoDB issues. This year’s conference offers more than 14 technical tutorials on topics such as “InnoDB Architecture and Performance Optimization,” “Best Practices for MySQL High Availability,” “Become a MySQL DBA,” “MongoDB 101,” “NoSQL Data Stores in Research and Practice,” and much more. Tutorial leaders include experts from Dropbox, Facebook, Oracle, VMWare, MariaDB, Percona and more.
Sponsorship opportunities for Percona Live Europe Open Source Database Conference 2016 are still available but they are selling out quickly. Event sponsors become part of a dynamic and fast-growing ecosystem and interact with hundreds of DBAs, sysadmins, developers, CTOs, CEOs, business managers, technology evangelists, solution vendors, and entrepreneurs who typically attend the event. This year’s conference will feature expanded accommodations and turnkey kiosks. Current sponsors include:
- Diamond – Booking.com
- Platinum – Red Hat
- Gold – VividCortex
- Exhibitors – MariaDB Foundation
Planning to Attend?
Discount pricing for Percona Live Europe Open Source Database Conference 2016 is available through Sept. 5, 2016 at 11:30 p.m. CEST. The Mövenpick Hotel is currently offering discounted room rates for the event, but space is limited so attendees should book now to lock in the best deal.
Visit the Percona Live Europe Open Source Database Conference 2016 website for more information about the conference. Interested community members can also register to receive email updates about Percona Live Europe 2016.
Percona Live Conferences
WHAT: Percona Live Europe Open Source Database Conference 2016
WHERE: Mövenpick Hotel Amsterdam City Centre, Piet Heinkade 11, 1019 BR Amsterdam, Netherlands
WHEN: October 3-5, 2016
Discount Pricing Deadline: Sept. 4, 2016
With more than 3,000 customers worldwide, Percona is the only company that delivers enterprise-class solutions for both MySQL® and MongoDB® across traditional and cloud-based platforms. The company provides Software, Support, Consulting, and Managed Services to some of the largest and most well-known brands on the Internet such as Cisco Systems, Time Warner Cable, Alcatel-Lucent, Groupon, and the BBC, as well as to many smaller companies looking to maximize application performance while streamlining database efficiencies. Well established as thought leaders, Percona experts author content for the Percona Performance Blog. The popular Percona Live conferences draw attendees and acclaimed speakers from around the world. For more information, visit www.percona.com.
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