Percona Live 2017 Open Source Database Conference

April 24 - 27, 2017

Santa Clara, California

David Murphy

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David Murphy

MongoDB Practice Manager, Percona


David is the Practice Manager for MongoDB at Percona. Prior to that he was one of the early memeber for ObjectRocket the leader in DBaaS for MongoDB specializing in performance. Prior to this he was a Database Architect as Electronic Arts , the game producer and help various systems, networking and development roles. His work includes things like sharding, distributed systems, tool building, very large-scale issues, and high performance MongoDB architecture and design. As a speaker he prefers to focus on solutions in the real world to issues, to this point he tries to regularly publish code to help everyone use his solutions or have ideas to inspire their own.Additionally he is a Mongo Master Alumni and core code contributor to MongoDB and other open source technologies.


26 April - 4:00 PM - 4:25 PM at Room 209
Sharding is a large and complex topic but in this talk we will focus on helping you planning if you do shard, then what is a good attack plan for when you do want to shard. In understanding how you plan for sharding, you will learn what restrictions does this put on your data, what functions no longer work, what functions are bottlenecks when shard and more. Then will talk about how to you... [read more]
24 April - 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM at Ballroom G
MongoDB works well for people, but when it has issues the number one question is "where should I go to solve a problem?" We will be taking people through: -Example Segfaults -Reading of the error logs -Making sense of Server Status and each engines metrics -Understanding currentOp -Explaining how the sharding system works pre and post 3.4 -Ongoing analysis and maintenance... [read more]
25 April - 3:50 PM - 4:40 PM at Ballroom G
We will dive into all the MongoDB Enterprise features, and discuss where there are open and closed source alternatives to these. The goal is for people to walk away knowing what they would give up using community or PSMDB over MongoDB Enterprise. Additionally, they should be aware if the open source version will meet their needs without requiring additional DevOps tooling being built by their... [read more]
25 April - 4:50 PM - 5:15 PM at Ballroom H
We will cover what new features are in both MongoDB Community 3.4 and Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4. We will talk about the new graph functions, parallel balancing, sharding improvements, MongoDB zones, and many more new or improved areas of MongoDB. This talk is to give the community a lay of the land on what is working, and what might be good to wait to use. If you are new to MongoDB or... [read more]
26 April - 5:00 PM - 5:25PM at Ballroom G
This talk presents the updated information around current MongoDB backup options. We will discuss how MongoDB dumps work, different options to use for those dumps, binary backup options, the latest Percona Labs backup tool, new hot backup features, and how Mongo Ops Manager works. Additionally, we will cover updates and changes due to the 3.4 world, what features are and are not in the Percona... [read more]