Luis Soares

Principal Software Engineer, Oracle

Luís Soares is a Principal Software Engineer and the MySQL Replication Team lead at Oracle. His research interests include replication technologies, dependable systems and high availability. Before joining the MySQL team, he was both a post-graduate student and a researcher at the University of Minho, Portugal, where he designed and implemented group-based replication protocols. Before that, he worked for a Portuguese multi-national company as a system analyst.


Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 12:20pm @ Matterhorn 2
Most popular HA techniques deployed are based on making services redundant, in particular by means of replication. This fits quite naturally in the MySQL universe as the MySQL server has provided a mature replication solution for around a decade now. Moreover, MySQL Replication is also a very popular framework when it comes to scaling out the datastore, both for read as well as for write... [read more]