MariaDB has had its first 10.3 alpha release. This talk will go into what new features the MariaDB team has planned for this release.
Notable features include the "AS OF" syntax, as well as a subset of PL/SQL syntax that Oracle supports.
Vicentiu is a software engineer, working for the MariaDB Foundation. His work revolves around the query optimiser, as well as preparing MariaDB versions for Debian. Notable features contributed to MariaDB are Window Functions and SQL Standard Roles.