Your Clone Army: Better scalability through more database servers

22 September 5:20PM - 6:10PM @ Matterhorn 1

50 minutes conference
MySQL replication makes it easy to create slave copies of databases. Using many slaves can solve many scalability problems and it's easier than you think! This talk will discuss problems that many database slaves can solve, how to create and manage them and how to use them in your application. Examples will be given of web front-end with Puppet automation and stand-alone programs, data warehousing with mix-in and reporting data, and more.


Senior Systems Architect,
Nicolai Plum is a Senior Systems Architect at, the leading online hotel accommodation reservation company in the world. He specialises in scalability of computing infrastructure, databases and system operations.