Building a slow MySQL application

Best Practices for Businesses
4 December 14:10 - 15:00 @ Orchard 1

Building a robust and high-performance MySQL application is a combination of using the right techniques and avoiding the wrong ones. Learn in this presentation the most common traps that lead to bad performance, complicated architectures and waste of money when you are designing or running a MySQL application. You will then be able to scale and operate your database server.
The following topics will be discussed: architecture, configuration, schema and indexes, queries, hardware, backup & recovery, instrumentation.


Stephane Combaudon
MySQL Consultant, Percona
Speaker Biography: 
Stephane works as a MySQL consultant for Percona and he was before a MySQL DBA for leading French companies such as Dailymotion and France Telecom. He has been using the LAMP platform for almost 10 years and he is a regular speaker at conferences on MySQL and on free software.