Information security continue to be a major concern and priority of organizations, as regulations such as GDPR continue to drive compliance requirements. Databases are of particular interest, as this is where all data, including sensitive information, is stored. As the amount of data collected continues to soar, and as the types of open source databases deployed for specific applications continue to expand, business risk continues to increase. Fortunately there are some basic steps you can take to improve your security hygiene and effective solutions to help you mitigate risk.
At the age of 7, Dimitri received his first computer, since then he has felt addicted to anything with a digital pulse. Dimitri has been active in IT professionally since 2003 in which he took various roles from internal system engineering to consulting. Prior to joining Percona, Dimitri worked as a Open Source consultant for a leading Open Source software consulting firm in Belgium. During his career, Dimitri became familiar with a broad range of open source solutions and with the devops philosophy. Whenever he's not glued to his computer screen, he enjoys travelling, cultural activities, basketball and the great outdoors. Dimitri is living with his girlfriend in the beautiful city of Bruges, Belgium.