Benchmarking a distributed database is no easy task. Frank will share some best practices, tricks of the trade, and general guidelines on how to benchmark distributed databases on Intel Optane, using TiDB as an example, to generate valuable results and worthwhile insights. He will also talk about free Intel tools that are available to help developers do effective benchmarking.
Frank is a performance engineer at heart that works on Open Source Technology and database testing for the core business unit that delivers Non-Volatile Memory to all groups at Intel. We deliver the Optane SSDs and help drive understanding Persistent Memory and Storage use cases.