ProxySQL is an open source proxy for MySQL that is able to provide HA and high performance with no changes in the application, using several built-in features and integration with clustering software. Those are only a few of the features you'll learn about in this hands on tutorial.
René has 10 years of working experience as System, Network and Database Administrator mainly on Linux/Unix platform. In the last 4-5 years his experience was focused mainly on MySQL, working as Senior MySQL Support Engineer at Sun/Oracle and now as Senior Operational DBA at Blackbird, (formerly PalominoDB). In this period he build an analytic and problem solving mindset and he is always eager to take on new challenges, especially if they are related to high performance.