Luis Motta Campos

Database Administrator, ebay Classifieds Group

Luis has been working with Information Systems since 1999. He worked as a developer, system administrator, and has been dealing with Relational Databases since 2001, when he started as a certified Oracle DBA. Luis is a proud member of the London Perl Mongers since 1999. He is also the author and maintainer of a handful of irrelevant Perl Modules. He worked for RIPE NCC, where he had the opportunity to manage the RIPE Whois Database and maintain the software behind it. Since he joined ebay Classifieds Group in 2010 he has been working exclusively with MySQL databases, servicing ebay Classifieds Group business units in more than 13 countries. When time allows Luis blogs about practical Database Administration in his personal blog, Deaf by Salami, watches "House, MD" and Science Fiction movies, and travels around the world making photos of landscapes and people.


Talk Submission for the Percona Live Conference 2013. The ebay Classifieds Group (eCG) is the part of the ebay Corporation dedicated to the Classified Ads market. We help people find whatever they're looking for in their local communities, from apartments to jobs, from couches to cars. In the process, we churn through amazing amounts of data, most of which is, at least at some point,... [read more]