Unicode and MySQL

23 September 3:35PM - 4:00PM @ Matterhorn 1

25 minutes conference
There are many ways in which MySQL can handle Unicode data. In this talk I'll explain how to use unicode data, how to migrate to unicode and what the current limitations are. I'll cover utf8, utf8mb4, conversion, storage engine limitations, normalization and more.


DBA, Booking.com
Daniël van Eeden is a DBA at Booking.com. He is the founder of MySQL User Group NL and he is active in various community projects.