Percona Live 2017 Open Source Database Conference

April 24 - 27, 2017

Santa Clara, California

Jonah Berquist

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Jonah Berquist

Database Infrastructure, GitHub


Jonah is the Engineer Manager of the Database Infrastructure team at GitHub. He has worked in a diverse set of environments. His previous job was as a Senior DBA at Twitter and he had humble beginnings working as a remote DBA for a variety of customers at Blue Gecko. He enjoys looking at graphs and writing scripts to do his job for him.


25 April - 2:20 PM - 3:10 PM at Ballroom D
gh-ost is a new tool by GitHub which changes the paradigm of MySQL online schema changes, designed to overcome today's limitations and difficulties in online migrations.