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April 18-21, 2016

Santa Clara, California

Patrick Galbraith

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Patrick Galbraith

Senior Systems Engineer, Hewlett Packard


Patrick Galbraith is a principal engineer at HP in the Advanced Technology Group. He is the author or two books: “Developing Web Applications with Apache, MySQL, memcached, and Perl” (Wiley) “Expert PHP and MySQL” (Wiley) In his “spare time”, he also maintains DBD::mysql, DBD::drizzle, FederatedX storage engine and the Memcached Functions for MySQL as well as tinkering with various other OpenSource and OpenStack projects. Patrick lives up in the sticks of New Hampshire with his wife Ruth and son Kiran, daughter Sara, lots of trees and rocks, as well as his Kubota tractor.


20 April 01:00 PM - 01:50 PM at Ballroom B
Mongo 3.0 has a lot of great new features, and particularly those that allow you to build an excellent HA sharded MongoDB cluster. Building clusters can be difficult and doing so in a way that allows you to quickly create these clusters and make them readily available for applications to use is invaluable. Ansible is the ideal IT automation tool for building just about anything you need for... [read more]
20 April 04:30 PM - 05:20 PM at Ballroom A
Kubernetes is an open-source system for managing containerized applications across multiple hosts in a cluster. Kubernetes provides mechanisms for application deployment, scheduling, updating, maintenance, and scaling. Kubernetes has the concept of pods— one or more cooperative containers running on a given host. For running Galera, the need is to run each cluster node on a different host for... [read more]
20 April 03:30 PM - 04:20 PM at Ballroom G
Docker is a great new project for managing containers. Containers are operating system resource isolation and allocation benefits as virtual machines yet are more lightweight and allow you a lot of flexibility and how you can design your application and database architecture.