Aleks is a seasoned MySQL expert. He works at TwinDB on solutions to protect MySQL database protected and always available. He also works on automation MySQL operation at Box and before that at Dropbox. He's a Percona alumnus where he was a data recovery specialist.
As any modern DBA we lean more towards development daily activities. We write more software and do less routine tasks.
Along the way to development workflow full automation we faced many problems. The session covers solutions of those:
* Git flow adaptation for highly restrictive compliance requirements;
* Unit testing. What to mock and how;
* Surviving dependencies hell;
* Packaging Python code.