Giuseppe Maxia

QA Director, Continuent, Inc

QA Director at Continuent I am active member of the MySQL community and long timer open source enthusiast. During the past 25 years I have worked in various IT related fields, with focus on databases, object oriented programming, system administration. Fluent in Italian, English, Perl, Python, SQL, Lua, C, Bash, and good speaker of C , French, Spanish, Java. I work in cyberspace, with a virtual team.


In this session we will explore the possibilities that Tungsten Replicator can provide to solve complex replication problems. Tungsten replicator ( is a high performance, open source, data replication engine for MySQL that is a drop in replacement for standard MySQL replication. We will cover

The Tungsten Replicator components. Replacing standard MySQL... [read more]

There are many recipes for achieving high availability with MySQL. One of the most powerful tools is Continuent Tungsten, which provides management and connectivity on top of asynchronous replication, giving users a transparent view of clusters. Tungsten clusters are self-healing (they can react to failure automatically and promote slaves to masters without manual input) and transparent:... [read more]

Cross-site databases are the next challenge facing today's MySQL-based businesses. Continuent Tungsten provides multiple options for spreading data across sites, including primary/DR, multi-master, and system-of-record approaches. Learn how Continuent Tungsten enables replication, failover, and routing of transactions between sites.

We cover the following topics:

• Introduction... [read more]