The latest developments and the enticing roadmap, show that MySQL Replication is addressing requirements in different areas such as operations, flexibility, elasticity, automation and seamless scale-out. Moreover, new replication features appear not only in MySQL 8 but also in MySQL 5.7, as the list of backports in the release changelogs show.
Come and join the engineers behind the product to get to know the latest and greatest replication features and how these enable the creation of rock solid, scalable and resilient database services able to keep up with the most demanding work and fault-loads. Take this opportunity to expend your MySQL knowledge and learn more about hot
topics such as Group Replication.
Luís Soares is the MySQL Replication Development Director 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.