Percona Live 2017 Open Source Database Conference

April 24 - 27, 2017

Santa Clara, California

Karthik Gandhi

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Karthik Gandhi

Senior Software Engineer, Uber


Karthik Gandhi works as a Senior Software Engineer in the Compute & Storage team at Uber. His current work includes developing the open source Mesos framework for managing Cassandra clusters and helping application teams to migrate over to Cassandra. Previously, he worked on Autopilot, an infrastructure management system developed by Microsoft to manage Bing and Azure infrastructure. Karthik is looking forward to talk about the challenges involved in deploying and managing a stateful service such as Mysql or Cassandra on Mesos.


27 April - 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM at Room 204
Traditionally, machines were statically partitioned across the different services at Uber. In an effort to increase the machine utilization, Uber has recently started transitioning most of its services, including the storage services, to run on top of Mesos. This presentation will describe the initial experience building and operating a framework for running Cassandra on top of Mesos running... [read more]