ProxySQL is an open source proxy for MySQL that is 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.
Those are only a few of the features you'll learn about in this hands on tutorial.
René founded ProxySQL in 2016 after developing it since 2013. He has over 15 years of experience as Database Administrator mostly on MySQL, working as Senior MySQL Support Engineer at Sun/Oracle, Senior Operational DBA at Blackbird, and consulting for small and large companies like Dropbox. In this period he build an analytic and problem solving mindset, he is always eager to take on new challenges, especially if they are related to high performance.
Derek Downey is the Director for the OpenSource Database practice at Pythian, helping to align technical and business objectives for the company and for our clients. Derek loves automating MySQL, implementing visualization strategies and creating repeatable training environments.