How Percona Contributes to the Open Source Database Ecosystem
Join Peter Zaitsev, CEO of Percona, as he discusses the growth and adoption of open source databases and Percona’s commitment to remaining an unbiased champion of the open source database ecosystem. He will also provide updates and highlight exciting new developments in Percona Server software for MySQL and MongoDB.
Peter co-founded Percona in 2006, assuming the role of CEO. Percona helps companies of all sizes maximize their success with MySQL. Percona was named to the Inc. 5000 in 2013. Peter was an early employee at MySQL AB, eventually leading the company’s High Performance Group. A serial entrepreneur, Peter co-founded his first startup while attending Moscow State University where he majored in Computer Science. As CEO of Percona, Peter enjoys mixing business leadership with hands on technical expertise. Peter is co-author of High Performance MySQL published by O’Reilly, one of the most popular books on MySQL performance. Peter blogs regularly on Percona Database Performance Blog and speaks frequently at conferences. Peter lives in North Carolina with his wife and two children. In his spare time, Peter enjoys travel and spending time outdoors.