Percona Live 2017 Open Source Database Conference

April 24 - 27, 2017

Santa Clara, California

Allan Mason

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Allan Mason

Senior MySQL DBA, Advance Auto Parts, Inc


Allan Mason is the one and only Senior MySQL DBA at Advance Auto Parts, the largest aftermarket auto parts company in the US and Canada. He automates his servers and processes where possible, mostly using Ansible. Enjoys constantly learning new solutions to current and future issues and helping people.


26 April - 3:30 PM - 4:20 PM at Ballroom D
There are challenges in taking an existing infrastructure from a data center to Google Cloud. It is an understatement to say that there are plenty of differences between the two. For our in-house setup, VitalSource uses MHA with MHA-Helper managing the VIP for us. In GCE, we needed to separate the access management from the topology manager. In this lecture, we will discuss the solutions that... [read more]