Percona Live 2017 Open Source Database Conference

April 24 - 27, 2017

Santa Clara, California

Ilya Kosmodemiansky

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Ilya Kosmodemiansky

CEO and consultant, Data Egret


llya is a co-founder and Consultant at Data Egret. His previous experience encompasses such commercial databases as Oracle and DB2. Currently, Ilya works primarily with PostgreSQL with a focus on its performance and effective use in production. He sees the mission of PostgreSQL in substituting the commercial databases in high-performance mission-critical applications.


27 April - 12:50 PM - 1:40 PM at Ballroom G
Input-output performance problems are on every day agenda for DBAs since the databases exist. Volume of data grows rapidly and you need to get your data fast from the disk and moreover - fast to the disk. For most databases there is a more or less easy to find checklist of recommended Linux settings to maximize IO throughput. In most cases that checklist is good enough. But it is always better to... [read more]