Vitess: How to do Custom Sharding

Wednesday 11:20AM-12:10PM

@ Goldsmith 1

MySQL / MariaDB

50 minutes conference


Developer, Operations

Vitess ( is a NewSQL system built as a sharding middleware for MySQL. It is especially suited for cloud deployment, and is beginning to gain traction in the community.

This session will focus on Vitess's new query handling features, its pluggable sharding scheme, and how the two work together seamlessly. There will be a demo at the end.


Sugu Sougoumarane

Sugu Sougoumarane (Google)

Software Engineer


Sugu is the co-founder of the Vitess project that was started in 2010 as a way to help YouTube scale its storage system. He has recently been focusing on developing features for the Vitess community.


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