At Square, we operate thousands of database instances to power a financial network, from payments to payroll. In a word: money. "Mission-critical" isn't critical enough. Come learn how we operate MySQL and Redis with billions of dollars at stake. We'll look at everything: configuration, management, monitoring, tooling, security, high-availability, replication, etc.
Emily is a software engineer on the Online Data Stores team at Square. She spends her time writing tools to help manage the MySQL and Redis fleet.