This lighting talk is a technical pitch why you should use OpenPOWER for MySQL/MariaDB/Percona Server or even MongoDB and if you want PostgreSQL. It explains how a fully open source stack can be build from the machine upto the application. It will also say why POWER is a better architecture to run bigger databases.
Toshaan Bharvani is a IT consultant, currently self-employed at VanTosh, with a interest in Open Source Software and IT Hardware. He started his IT interest at the age of 5, when his father gave him his first own PC components. Ever since he has been interested in IT hardware and IT software. In business, he tends to combine higher level applications with lower level systems. Toshaan has been involved for some time now in some open source projects and communities.