Percona Live 2017 Open Source Database Conference

April 24 - 27, 2017

Santa Clara, California

Carmen Mason

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Carmen Mason

MySQL DBA, VitalSource Technologies


Love MySQL. Carmen Mason works at VitalSource Technologies as their sole MySQL DBA, where she helps decide on and plays with the latest toys, and works with some pretty brilliant folks on a daily basis, and enjoys ROOT on her database servers. Her favorite thing about her job is the challenge and the people she works with.


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]