Percona Live 2017 Open Source Database Conference

April 24 - 27, 2017

Santa Clara, California

SQLite: The Most Important Software Component That Many People Have Never Heard Of

SQLite: The Most Important Software Component That Many People Have Never Heard Of

 25 April - 10:35 AM - 10:50 AM
Experience level: 
Beginner
Duration: 
Keynote
Tracks:
Developer
Topics:
Other OSDB

Description

SQLite is the SQL database engine that runs the world. It is a critical component in all your devices. There are more instances of SQLite running today than all other database engines combined. This talk reviews the features, capabilities, limitations, and usage patterns of SQLite and asks why you are not using SQLite more yourself.

Speakers

Richard Hipp's picture

Richard Hipp

BDFL, SQLite.org

Biography:

Richard Hipp is the original author of SQLite, and is as surprised as anyone else at how popular SQLite has become. These days, Richard leads a small band of intrepid hackers working furiously to maintain SQLite to the highest standards of the art. He also works on other open-source projects such as the Fossil version control system.

Share this talk