Author - Lorraine Pocklington, Community Manager

Percona Live Europe Session Interview: High-Performance JSON – PostgreSQL Vs. MongoDB with Wei Shan Ang and Dominic Dwyer (GlobalSign)

Percona Live Europe Wei Dominic

The Percona Live Europe 2017 conference has been going strong for two days, and I’ve been to a bunch of presentations. An excellent one was High-Performance JSON – PostgreSQL Vs. MongoDB with Wei Shan Ang and Dominic Dwyer of GlobalSign.
This talk was very engaging and well attended and provided some enlightening stats from their experiments […]

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Percona Live Europe Session Interview: MySQL on Docker – Containerizing the Dolphin

Percona Live Europe

One of the widely discussed technologies at Percona Live Europe was the logistics of running MySQL in containers. Containers – particularly Docker – have become a hot topic, so there was a good-sized crowd on day one of the conference for Ashraf Sharif, Senior Support Engineer with Severalnines. He presented his talk “MySQL on […]

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Percona Live Europe Session Interviews with Yandex ClickHouse: A DBMS for Interactive Analytics at Scale and Quick Tour of ClickHouse Internals

Percona Live Europe

Percona Live Europe 2017 keeps providing excellent sessions with useful information on great open source database technologies. Yandex’s Clickhouse was one of these technologies that was well covered at the conference this year. There were several talks that featured Clickhouse this year. I was able to attend two of them.
The first was a discussion of […]

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Percona Live Europe Session Interview: Spatial Data in MySQL 8.0 with Norvald Ryeng (Oracle)

Percona Live Europe Norvald

Day one of the Percona Live Europe Conference was a huge hit. The first day of sessions went well. People spoke on many different open source database topics, and talks were well-attended.
One such talk I got to sit in was on Spatial Data in MySQL 8.0, given by Norvald Ryeng of Oracle.
MySQL 8.0 is […]

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Percona Live Europe 2017 Keynotes Day 2

Black coffee was flowing this morning for day two Percona Live Europe 2017 Keynotes after many of the delegates had spent a good few hours the night before enjoying Irish hospitality at the Community Dinner.
So today Laurie Coffin, Chief Marketing Officer for Percona, introduced proceedings for day two and later also took to the stage […]

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Percona Live Europe 2017 Keynotes Day One

Percona Live Europe 2017 Keynotes

After yesterday’s very successful tutorial day, everyone looked forward to an inspiring first day of the conference and the Percona Live Europe 2017 keynotes. There were some fantastic keynotes delivered, and some excellent sessions scheduled.
Laurie Coffin, Chief Marketing Office of Percona, opened proceedings with a welcome address where she paid tribute to Jaako Pesonen: […]

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Percona Live Europe: Tutorials Day

Percona Live Tutorials

Welcome to the first day of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference Europe 2017: Tutorials day! Technically the first day of the conference, this day focused on provided hands-on tutorials for people interested in learning directly how to use open source tools and technologies.
Today attendees went to training sessions taught by open source database […]

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