Percona Live 2017 Open Source Database Conference

April 24 - 27, 2017

Santa Clara, California

Baron Schwartz

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Baron Schwartz

CEO, VividCortex


Baron is a widely-recognized expert on database internals, web performance, and large-scale application development. His best-selling technical books and open-source software are used by tens of thousands of engineers every day. Before founding VividCortex, Baron was an executive at Percona. He has a degree in Computer Science.


26 April - 10:15 AM - 10:40 AM at Main Scenario
The world of technology is undergoing a rapid and permanent shift. We all know that we're moving to the cloud at an accelerating pace, but that's not the real news. The fundamental change that's taking place today is that our applications are far more distributed than they've ever been, in nearly invisible ways. And that's not good, because invisible means unmeasurable.... [read more]
26 April - 9:25 AM - 9:45 AM at Main Scenario
Join Percona and the Diamond sponsors of the conference, VividCortex & Continuent to talk database trends
25 April - 5:15 PM - 5:40 PM at Ballroom E
In this talk you'll learn how we store and analyze time series data efficiently at VividCortex, using MySQL and Redis as a storage engine. VividCortex's time series workload presents interesting and unusual challenges that most conventional time series databases don't handle well, at a speed and volume that is also unusual. Building on MySQL and Redis enabled us to do this with low... [read more]