Percona Live 2017 Open Source Database Conference

April 24 - 27, 2017

Santa Clara, California

René Cannaò

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René Cannaò

MySQL SRE, Dropbox / ProxySQL


René has 10 years of working experience as System, Network and Database Administrator mainly on Linux/Unix platform. In the last 4-5 years his experience was focused mainly on MySQL, working as Senior MySQL Support Engineer at Sun/Oracle and now as Senior Operational DBA at Blackbird, (formerly PalominoDB). In this period he build an analytic and problem solving mindset and he is always eager to take on new challenges, especially if they are related to high performance.


26 April - 11:10 AM - 12:00 PM at Room 210
ProxySQL aims to be the most powerful proxy in the MySQL ecosystem. It is protocol aware and able to provide high availability (HA) and high performance with no changes in the application, using several built-in features and integration with clustering software. During this session we will quickly introduce its main features, so to better understand how it works.
24 April - 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM at Ballroom D
Overview: There is a stigma attached to database proxies when it comes to MySQL. This tutorial hopes to blow away that stigma by showing you what can be done with a proxy designed from the ground up to be performant. That proxy is ProxySQL.
25 April - 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM at Ballroom E
In this BoF we will present and discuss possible setups where orchestrator and ProxySQL can play along together, coordinating and co-managing high availability, failovers, read-write splitting and more. Please join us to share your thoughts and insights. We will be looking at simple solutions that apply to the common use cases as well as more complex setups, and will be happy to hear your... [read more]
27 April - 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM at Ballroom F
During this session we will cover the last development in ProxySQL to support regular expressions (RE2 and PCRE) and how we can use this strong technique in correlation with ProxySQL's query rules to anonymize live data quickly and transparently. We will explain the mechanism and how to generate these rules quickly. We show live demo with all challenges we got from the Community and we... [read more]