Percona Live 2017 Open Source Database Conference

April 24 - 27, 2017

Santa Clara, California

Alfredo Kojima

Alfredo Kojima

Sr. Software Development Manager, Oracle


Development lead / manager at MySQL, has been working on the MySQL Document Store project since its inception, including the server plugin, the new MySQL Shell and other exciting things yet to come. He has been part of the MySQL family for over a decade and was previously in the MySQL GUI Tools team, having written code and leading development of products like MySQL Administrator, Query Browser and Workbench. Even before joining MySQL, he has always been involved with OpenSource, having worked in Brazilian Linux company Conectiva and writing Window Maker, a Linux graphical interface, as a pet project.


27 April - 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM at Ballroom F
Starting with MySQL 5.7 a new Document Store feature has been introduced that makes working with JSON documents an integral part of the MySQL experience. The new X DevAPI gives MySQL users the best of both worlds - SQL and NoSQL - and allows an entirely new category of use cases for managing data. It is constantly evolving based on the community feedback and can be run on top of the brand new... [read more]