Percona Live 2017 Open Source Database Conference

April 24 - 27, 2017

Santa Clara, California

Andrew Regner

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Andrew Regner

MySQL Infrastructure Production Engineer, Facebook


Andrew is a Linux generalist that loves to work on large scale distributed systems. He works on Facebook's MySQL Infrastructure team and is focused on operational efficiency of both humans and servers. This is done by building new software robots that take over more and more of his co-worker's jobs from them, and mediating the arguments that these young and sometimes overly opinionated robots get into.


25 April - 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM at Ballroom F
MySQL is by far the most common choice among Facebook engineering teams when they are looking for a persistent data store for their product or application. Not all of this data goes into the "Facebook Graph" as not everything developed inside Facebook applies to a user or something they are sharing. This creates a lot more unique use cases of MySQL inside Facebook than one team can... [read more]