Percona Live 2017 Open Source Database Conference

April 24 - 27, 2017

Santa Clara, California

Luis Soares

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Luis Soares

Principal Software Engineer, Oracle


Luís Soares is a Principal Software Engineer and the MySQL Replication Team lead at Oracle. His research interests include replication technologies, dependable systems and high availability. Before joining the MySQL team, he was both a post-graduate student and a researcher at the University of Minho, Portugal, where he designed and implemented group-based replication protocols. Before that, he worked for a Portuguese multi-national company as a system analyst.


25 April - 3:50 PM - 4:40 PM at Ballroom C
The most popular High Availability (HA) techniques deployed are based on making services redundant, in particular by means of replication. This fits quite naturally in the MySQL universe as the MySQL server has provided a mature replication solution for over a decade now.
27 April - 1:50 PM - 2:40 PM at Ballroom F
MySQL Group Replication is a new plugin that implements an exciting extension to the proven and long standing MySQL Replication technology. It leverages advanced distributed protocols to ultimately provide to the end user features such as data replication, high availability, split brain protection and automation. It can be deployed in single-primary mode (default), in which primary fail-... [read more]