RALEIGH, North Carolina – Sept. 6, 2017 Percona, the company that delivers enterprise-class MySQL® and MongoDB® solutions and services, today unveiled the full conference schedule for Percona Live Open Source Database Conference Europe 2017, taking place September 25-27, 2017 at the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel in Dublin, Ireland. The Advanced Registration Discount rate expires on September 5, 2017. Sponsorship opportunities are still available.

The Percona Live Open Source Database Conference Europe, which was completely sold-out in 2016, is the premier event for individuals and businesses developing and using open source software.

The conference theme this year is “Championing Open Source Databases,” with sessions on MySQL, MariaDB, MongoDB and other open source database technologies, including time series databases, PostgreSQL and RocksDB. The 2017 conference will feature a range of keynote addresses, in-depth discussions and hands-on tutorials for three formal tracks – Developer, Business/Case Studies and Operations.

The conference includes more than 100 keynotes, tutorials and breakout sessions. A sampling of each includes:

Keynote Addresses

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

  • Championing Open Source Databases – Peter Zaitsev (Percona)
  • PMM Demo – Michael Coburn (Percona)
  • MySQL as a Layered Service: How to Use ProxySQL to Control Traffic and Scale Out – Rene Cannao (ProxySQL)
  • Real Time DNS Analytics at Cloudflare with ClickHouse – Tom Arnfeld (Cloudflare)
  • Why Open Sourcing Our Database Tooling Was the Smart Decision – Shlomi Noach (GitHub)
  • MyRocks at Facebook and a Roadmap – Yoshinori Matsunobu (Facebook)
  • Prometheus for Monitoring Metrics – Brian Brazil (Prometheus/Robust Perception)

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

  • State of the Dolphin – Geir Høydalsvik (Oracle)
  • Q&A with the authors of “Database Reliability Engineering” – Laine Campbell (Fastly/OpsArtisan) and Charity Majors (Honeycomb)
  • Many Faces of Continuent Tungsten – MC Brown (Continuent)
  • Customer Keynote: Database Performance in High Traffic Environments – Pavel Genov (Pepper)

  • Tutorials

    Monday, September 25, 2017

    Breakout Sessions

    Tuesday, September 26, 2017



    Open Source Databases

    Wednesday, September 27, 2017



    Open Source Databases


    Sponsors for the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference Europe 2017 are available and offer the opportunity to interact with DBAs, sysadmins, developers, CTOs, CEOs, business managers, technology evangelists, solution vendors, and entrepreneurs who typically attend the event. Current sponsors include:

    Diamond Sponsor – Continuent

    Gold Sponsor – Facebook, VividCortex

    Exhibitor Sponsors – Altinity, Ispirer, PGDAY Russia ’17, Rackspace, Severalnines, TimescaleDB

    Contributor Sponsors – Webyog, Oracle MySQL

    Media Sponsors – CMSWire, Datanami, InsideBigData, InsideHPC, ODBMS.org, Opensource.com, O’Reilly Media

    Eero Teerikorpi, Founder & CEO, Continuent

    “Continuent is very excited to once again be participating as a Diamond Sponsor in Percona Live Europe, the premier open source database conference,” said Eero Teerikorpi, Founder and CEO, Continuent Ltd. “The event is an excellent meeting place for Europe’s diverse open source database community who use Tungsten Clustering, our state-of-the-art MySQL clustering solution for multi-site, multi-master deployments, and Tungsten Replicator for real-time data loading into analytics.”

    Percona Live Conference

    WHAT: Percona Live Open Source Database Conference Europe 2017
    WHEN: September 25 - 27, 2017
    WHERE: Radisson Blu Royal Hotel, 8 Golden Lane, Dublin, Ireland

    Company Information

    Press Contacts

    Brigit Valencia

    For Percona

    (360) 597-4516


    About Percona

    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, SupportConsulting and Managed Services to large, well-known global brands such as Cisco Systems, Time Warner Cable, Alcatel-Lucent, Rent the Runway and the BBC, as well as smaller enterprises looking to maximize application performance while streamlining database efficiencies. Well established as thought leaders, Percona experts author content for the Percona Database Performance Blog, and the Percona Live Open Source Database Conferences draw attendees and expert technical speakers from around the world. For more information, visit www.percona.com.


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