Art van Scheppingen

Senior Database Administrator (freelance), DBArt

Has worked over nine years at Spil Games and contributed as a developer, IT Architect, Database Administrator, Database Specialist and Head of Database Engineering to the growth of the company. Recently he has started his own company that enables him to work on various MySQL and database performance related projects.


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]