Author - Dave Avery

Percona Live 2018 Sessions: Microsoft Built MySQL, PostgreSQL and MariaDB for the Cloud

Percona Live 2018 Sessions Microsoft Azure

In this blog post on Percona Live 2018 sessions, we’ll talk with Jun Su, Principal Engineering Manager at Microsoft about how Microsoft built MySQL, PostgreSQL and MariaDB for the cloud.
Offering MySQL, PostgreSQL and MariaDB database services in the cloud is different than doing so on-premise. Latency, connection redirection, optimal performance configuration are just a few […]

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Percona Live 2018 Sessions: Query Optimizer – MySQL vs. PostgreSQL

Percona Live 2018 MySQL at Twitter

In this blog post on Percona Live 2018 sessions, we’ll talk with Christian Antognini, Senior Principal Consultant at Trivadis about the differences between MySQL and PostgreSQL query optimizers.
MySQL and PostgreSQL are two of the most popular open-source relational databases. Why would you pick one over the other to support your applications? Of course, it depends on […]

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Percona Live 2018 Sessions: MySQL at Twitter

Percona Live 2018 MySQL at Twitter

In this Percona Live 2018 blog, we’ll talk with Ronald Francisco, SRE of Database Infrastructure at Twitter about why they moved from a fork of MySQL to MySQL 5.7.
We already started today with a great set of keynote sessions, and now the breakout sessions have begun in earnest. I’ve been looking in on the talks […]

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Percona Live 2018 Keynotes, Day One

Percona Live 2018 Keynotes Sugu

Welcome to Percona Live 2018 keynotes, day one!
Percona Live 2018 is up and running! We call this day one, but in reality, yesterday was filled with tutorials that provided excellent and practical information on how to get your MySQL, MongoDB, MariaDB and PostgreSQL environments up, running and optimized.
Today we started with keynote presentations from […]

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Percona Live 2018 Featured Talk: Data Integrity at Scale with Alexis Guajardo

Alexis Google Percona Live 2018

Welcome to another interview blog for the rapidly-approaching Percona Live 2018. Each post in this series highlights a Percona Live 2018 featured talk at the conference and gives a short preview of what attendees can expect to learn from the presenter.
This blog post highlights Alexis Guajardo, Senior Software Engineer at Google.com. His session talk is titled […]

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