The usual keynote revisited explaining the state of MySQL.
Mr Tomas Ulin will talk about the focus, strategy, investments and innovations evolving MySQL to power next generation Web, mobile, Cloud and embedded applications. He will also discuss the latest and the most significant MySQL database release ever in its history, MySQL 8.0.
Mr. Tomas Ulin has been working with the MySQL Database team since 2003, and is currently employed by Oracle, based in Sweden. He is Vice President for the MySQL Engineering team, responsible for the development and maintenance of the MySQL related software products within Oracle, such as the MySQL Server, MySQL Cluster, MySQL Connectors, MySQL Workbench, MySQL Enterprise Backup, and MySQL Enterprise Monitor. Prior to working with MySQL he has a background in the telecom industry, working for the Swedish telecom operator Telia and Telecom vendor Ericsson. He has a Masters degree in Computer Science and Applied Physics from Case Western Reserve University and a PhD in Computer Science from the Royal Institute of Technology.