Percona Live 2017 Open Source Database Conference

April 24 - 27, 2017

Santa Clara, California

Database Open Source @ Box: The Pros, Pitfalls, and Perils of Managing an Open Source Project

Database Open Source @ Box: The Pros, Pitfalls, and Perils of Managing an Open Source Project

 27 April - 1:50 PM - 2:40 PM @ Ballroom D
Experience level: 
Intermediate
Duration: 
50 minutes conference
Tracks:
Developer
Topics:
MySQL
Tools and Techniques
Programming

Description

For the last 5 years Box has been launching and managing various open source tools. In these years, there have been many hazards that have been avoided, interesting problems that have been solved, and many benefits provided to Box. We would like to share these stories with the community at large and ensure anyone is prepared to launch their own tools into the open source community.

Speakers

Troy Karraker's picture

Troy Karraker

Database Operations Engineer, Box

Biography:

Troy is a Database Administrator with Box. He has worked with MySQL for the last 5 years and has hands on experience with all versions from 4.1 to 5.6. Troy has been a DBA for GoDaddy and Box. He is based out of Phoenix, Arizona.

Aleksandr Kuzminsky's picture

Aleksandr Kuzminsky

Staff Database Engineer, Box, TwinDB

Biography:

A member of Databases team at Box. Percona alumnus, data recovery expert. Running TwinDB on free time.

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