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April 18-21, 2016

Santa Clara, California

Alexander Rubin

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Alexander Rubin

Principal Architect, Percona


Alexander has over 10 years industry experience with the MySQL database and related technologies. His specialties are performance tuning, full text search, high availability, database infrastructure architecture and data warehouses. He has helped many MySQL customers design extremely high performance databases with optimized schema and queries.


20 April 01:00 PM - 01:50 PM at Ballroom F
Apache Spark is a cluster computing framework, similar to Apache Hadoop. There are a number of tasks where MySQL (out-of-the-box) does not show great performance (for example, one of the MySQL limitations is: one query = one CPU core, which means that even if you have 48 CPU cores it will not utilize the full computing power). Spark, on the the other hand, will be able to utilize all your CPU... [read more]