Art van Scheppingen

Head of database engineering, Spil Games

Worked over seven years with Spil Games and contributed as a developer, IT Architect, Database Administrator, Database Specialist and now head of Database Engineering to the growth of the company. Spil Games is rapidly growing and transformed itself from an internet startup to a world leader in casual gaming.


This session will explain how Spil Games migrated from available MySQL performance monitoring systems to their new internal standardized system using Statsd and Graphite. It will cover its architecture, functional basics and dashboard creation. In the past few years we have been using and testing most MySQL monitoring systems available. While scaling up our infrastructure cross datacenter the... [read more]