Percona Live 2017 Open Source Database Conference

April 24 - 27, 2017

Santa Clara, California

Mike Zinner

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Mike Zinner

Snr Software Development Director, Oracle


Michael G. Zinner is the development director for the MySQL Middleware and Clients Teams. He is responsible for the strategy and development of the MySQL Document Store, MySQL Router, MySQL Connectors and the MySQL GUI Tools including MySQL Workbench. Mike has over 20 years of experience in the software industry with a strong focus on management of distributed teams and open source development. Prior to joining MySQL in 2003, Zinner was developing database-related GUI tools, including the highly acknowledged DBDesigner 4. He is based in Vienna, Austria.


27 April - 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM at Ballroom F
Starting with MySQL 5.7 a new Document Store feature has been introduced that makes working with JSON documents an integral part of the MySQL experience. The new X DevAPI gives MySQL users the best of both worlds - SQL and NoSQL - and allows an entirely new category of use cases for managing data. It is constantly evolving based on the community feedback and can be run on top of the brand new... [read more]