MySQL Comes of Age

4 November 9:15am - 9:40am

50 minutes conference
MySQL is now a grown-up enterprise DBMS with grown-up enterprise problems. How is MySQL adapting to the world of corporate data centers with their requirements for seamless high availability, analytics, security, and integration with other DBMS types? We'll look at the big technology trends, see where MySQL fits in today, and make fearless predictions for the future.


Senior Staff Engineer, VMware
Robert Hodges is the former CEO of Continuent, which was acquired by VMWare in late 2014. He works on cloud data management services for VMware’s cloud offering, vCloud Air. Robert has over three decades in the field of databases and has worked with technologies ranging from pre-relational systems to Hadoop and NoSQL. He has a wide range of technical interests and is currently focused on DBMS operation in hybrid clouds.