Percona Live 2017 Open Source Database Conference

April 24 - 27, 2017

Santa Clara, California

Matthias Crauwels

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Matthias Crauwels

Developer / DBA, Ghent University


Since the age of 10 I've always been passionate about computers. I've been working with thema ever since. In 2005 I got my degree in computer science. I work at Ghent University since 2007 where I am developing the e-learning applications. I am the one who looks after our databases.


26 April - 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM at Ballroom D
Currently we are starting to roll out of a new MySQL database layer on our own private cloud. We are the 2nd largest university in Belgium and we have a wide variety of applications running on MySQL. Some are in-house development that we can control and some are external or closed source tools we just have to run. We also opened up the infrastructure for employees and researchers within the... [read more]