Sergei Golubchik

Chief Architect MariaDB, MariaDB Corporation

Sergei was a MySQL developer since 1998. From 1999 to 2009 in MySQL AB, Sun, then in Monty Program AB and MariaDB Corporation on MariaDB. During these years he has touched almost every part of the server. To list a few projects – fulltext search, XA, HANDLER, precision math library, parallel repair and bulk inserts in MyISAM, indexes in MERGE, pluggable authentication, password validation, encryption. Sergei is a primary architect of the plugin API and an author of the “MySQL 5.1 Plugin Development” book. Sergei was the MySQL Security Coordinator during all his time in MySQL AB and Sun Microsystems, and now is doing the same in MariaDB.


Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - 5:20pm @ Matterhorn 2
Databases can be treasure troves of sensitive information. They can contain customers' personal data, confidential competitive information, and intellectual property. Lost or stolen data, especially customer data, can result in brand damage, competitive disadvantage, and serious fines—even lawsuits. Many of today’s privacy mandates require protecting data at rest, and the database is an... [read more]