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April 18-21, 2016

Santa Clara, California

Alexey Maykov

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Alexey Maykov

Software Engineer, MemSQL


Alexey Maykov is a full stack Software Engineer with emphasis on backend infrastructure. His recent project involves changing internals of MySQL engine. Before that, he built systems which are now in production and support hundreds of millions of users. Alexey's current language is C++ in Linux. He also has great experience of using Python, Bash, Hive/Hadoop.


19 April 01:20 PM - 2:20 PM at Ballroom D
MyRocks is a new open source storage engine for MySQL. It is jointly developed by engineers from Facebook and MariaDB. The engine is built on top of RocksDB storage library. Since it uses LSM as a data format, it provides much better compression ratio and much smaller write rate. It is especially beneficial to use MyRocks engine for write heavy workloads on flash storage. In this talk, I will... [read more]