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Percona Live MySQL Conference & Expo 2013

Discover the Power of MySQL

MySQL is the world's most popular open-source database, powering web-scale applications such as Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter. MySQL continues to evolve rapidly, reaching more markets and powering more applications every day.

The Percona Live MySQL Conference and Expo is the premiere event for this rich and diverse ecosystem. It is the place to be for the open-source community, as well as the business marketplace within which MySQL thrives.



When:
April 22-25, 2013
The Hyatt Regency Santa Clara & Santa Clara Convention Center
5101 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, CA 95054

Tutorials Schedule - Monday 22 April 2013

9:30am to 12:30pm

Innodb Architecture and Performance Optimization
Speaker(s): Peter Zaitsev
Ballroom A

MySQL Patterns in Amazon - Make the Cloud Work For You
Speaker(s): Jay Edwards, Ben Black
Ballroom B

Ramp-up tutorial for MySQL Cluster - Scaling with continuous availability (Part 1)
Speaker(s): René Cannaò
Ballroom C

Using TokuDB: A Guided Walk Through a TokuDB Implementation
Speaker(s): Gerardo Narvaja
Ballroom D

Percona XtraDB Cluster / Galera in Practice (Part 1)
Speaker(s): Jay Janssen, Seppo Jaakola
Ballroom E

Cookbook for Creating INDEXes -- All about Indexing
Speaker(s): Rick James
Ballroom F

Operational DBA In A Nutshell! Hands On Tutorial! (Part 1)
Speaker(s): Kenny Gryp, Frederic Descamps, Liz van Dijk
Ballroom G

Evaluating MySQL High Availability alternatives
Speaker(s): Henrik Ingo
Ballroom H

1:30pm to 4:30pm

Using Tungsten Replicator to solve replication problems
Speaker(s): Neil Armitage, Giuseppe Maxia
Ballroom A

Advanced query optimizer tuning and analysis
Speaker(s): Sergei Petrunia, Timour Katchaounov
Ballroom B

Ramp-up tutorial for MySQL Cluster - Scaling with continuous availability (Part 2)
Speaker(s): René Cannaò
Ballroom C

From Crash to Testcase: a Debugging Primer
Speaker(s): Roel Van de Paar
Ballroom D

Percona XtraDB Cluster / Galera in Practice (Part 2)
Speaker(s): Jay Janssen, Seppo Jaakola
Ballroom E

Percona XtraBackup: old and new features
Speaker(s): Vadim Tkachenko
Ballroom F

Operational DBA In A Nutshell! Hands On Tutorial! (Part 2)
Speaker(s): Kenny Gryp, Frederic Descamps, Liz van Dijk
Ballroom G

Full-text search: from scratch to a HA cluster
Speaker(s): Andrew Aksyonoff
Ballroom H

4:30pm to 6:30pm

Welcome Reception (in Expo Hall)

Sessions Schedule - Tuesday 23 April 2013

Keynote: Our Ever-Evolving MySQL Ecosystem
Speakers(s): Peter Zaitsev
9:00am to 9:20am

Keynote: Databases in the Cloud: Present and Future
Speakers(s): Simone Brunozzi
9:25am to 10:10am

Keynote: Driving MySQL Innovation
Speakers(s): Tomas Ulin
10:15am to 11:00am

How to Design Indexes, Really
Speakers(s): Bill Karwin
Ballroom A

Monitoring MySQL with OpenTSDB
Speakers(s): Geoffrey Anderson
Ballroom B

Securing MySQL Databases - Best Practices
Speakers(s): David Maman
Ballroom C

Debug and Fix Replication Issues Like a Pro
Speakers(s): Francisco Bordenave
Ballroom D

Percona Server 5.6
Speakers(s): Stewart Smith
Ballroom E

Getting started with Tungsten Replicator
Speakers(s): Neil Armitage
Ballroom F

Practical Tips for Using MySQL as a Scalable Key-Value Store
Speakers(s): Sunny Gleason
Ballroom G

Availability During Cloud Outages: Multi-Regional, Self-Healing MySQL
Speakers(s): Sumeet Sheokand
Ballroom H

1:20pm to 2:10pm

A backup today saves you tomorrow
Speakers(s): Ben Mildren, Andrew Moore
Ballroom A

Crossing the Production Barrier: Development at Scale
Speakers(s): John Goulah
Ballroom B

CAP Theorem: Two out of three ain't right
Speakers(s): Matt Aslett
Ballroom C

MariaDB Cassandra Interoperability
Speakers(s): Colin Charles, Sergei Petrunia
Ballroom D

Galera Cluster Best Practices
Speakers(s): Seppo Jaakola
Ballroom E

MySQL and Virtualization
Speakers(s): Raghavendra Prabhu
Ballroom F

Introduction to ScaleDB
Speakers(s): Mike Hogan
Ballroom G

You know SSD’s make MySQL fast, but do you know why?
Speakers(s): Jared Hulbert
Ballroom H

2:20pm to 3:10pm

MySQL Query Anti-Patterns that can be moved to Sphinx
Speakers(s): Vladimir Fedorkov
Ballroom A

Big Data with MySQL
Speakers(s): Ivan Zoratti
Ballroom B

Goal Driven Performance Optimization for MySQL
Speakers(s): Peter Zaitsev
Ballroom C

Engine-independent persistent statistics with histograms in MariaDB
Speakers(s): Igor Babaev
Ballroom D

Load balancing MySQL with HaProxy
Speakers(s): Peter Boros
Ballroom E

Creating MySQL Test-Environments using the SkySQL Cloud Data Suite
Speakers(s): Jens Bollmann
Ballroom F

Increasing MySQL Performance through Aggressive Data Archiving
Speakers(s): David Berube
Ballroom G

Introducing Application PaaS with HP Cloud
Speakers(s): Rajeev Pandey, Sanjay Sharma
Ballroom H

3:50pm to 4:40pm

common_schema: DBA's framework for MySQL
Speakers(s): Shlomi Noach
Ballroom A

Scaling MySQL for the Web
Speakers(s): Tamar Bercovici
Ballroom B

MySQL performance monitoring using Statsd and Graphite
Speakers(s): Art van Scheppingen
Ballroom C

Deploying a highly available database solution in the Amazon EC2 Cloud using MariaDB
Speakers(s): Massimiliano Pinto, Mark Riddoch
Ballroom D

Tracking Page Changes for Your Database and Bitmap Backups
Speakers(s): Laurynas Biveinis
Ballroom E

MySQL Cluster - When to use it and when not to
Speakers(s): Max Mether
Ballroom F

myq_gadgets - Simple scripts to expose the inner workings of your MySQL server
Speakers(s): Jay Janssen
Ballroom G

High Noon in the Cloud – Continuent Tungsten vs. Amazon RDS
Speakers(s): Edward Archibald
Ballroom H

4:50pm to 5:40pm

Using the Percona Toolkit to detect and even prevent SQL injection attacks
Speakers(s): Justin Swanhart
Ballroom A

High performance replication
Speakers(s): Domas Mituzas
Ballroom B

Linux Filesystems and MySQL
Speakers(s): Ammon Sutherland
Ballroom C

Replication changes in MariaDB
Speakers(s): Monty Widenius, Sergei Golubchik
Ballroom D

MySQL 5.6: What's New in InnoDB
Speakers(s): Sunny Bains
Ballroom E

Multi-Tier Asynchronous Replication using SymmetricDS
Speakers(s): Mark Hanes
Ballroom F

MySQL administration in Amazon RDS
Speakers(s): Ben Black
Ballroom G

A closer look at Amazon DynamoDB
Speakers(s): Simone Brunozzi
Ballroom H

6:00pm to 7:00pm

Birds of a Feather Sessions

BoF: Data Security - Emerging Legal Trends
Speakers(s): S. Keith Moulsdale
Ballroom A

BoF: MySQL Full-Text Search
Speakers(s): Richard Kelm
Ballroom B

BoF: Percona Toolkit
Speakers(s): Daniel Nichter
Ballroom C

BoF: SQL Injection Risks and Remedies
Speakers(s): Bill Karwin
Ballroom D

BoF: Galera / Percona XtraDB Cluster
Speakers(s): Jay Janssen
Ballroom E

BoF: MariaDB
Speakers(s): Colin Charles
Ballroom F

BoF: Tungsten Replication and Clustering
Speakers(s): Robert Hodges
Ballroom G

BoF: MySQL 5.6 Deep Dive
Speakers(s): Luis Soares, Sunny Bains, Dimitri KRAVTCHUK
Ballroom H

7:00pm to 10:00pm

Community Dinner

Sessions Schedule - Wednesday 24 April 2013

Keynote: How MySQL Can Thrive in the World of Massive Data Hype
Speaker(s)Robert Hodges
9:00am to 9:45am

Keynote Panel: Impact of MySQL 5.6 and its Future in the Cloud
Speaker(s)Brian Aker, Robert Hodges, Peter Zaitsev, Simone Brunozzi
9:50am to 10:35am

Break in Exhibit Hall
10:35am to 11:10am

11:10am to 12:00pm

Infrastructure at Scale
Speaker(s)Ryan Lowe, Fernando Ipar, Marcos Albe, Dave Apgar
Ballroom A

Maximizing SQL Reviews and tuning with pt-query-digest
Speaker(s)Mark Filipi
Ballroom B

MariaDB 10.0 & what's new with the project
Speaker(s)Colin Charles, Monty Widenius
Ballroom C

Fine Tuning Percona XtraBackup to your workload
Speaker(s)George Lorch
Ballroom D

Practical failover design - automated, semi-automated and manual failover
Speaker(s)Yoshinori Matsunobu
Ballroom E

When you Scale Out how to Scale In by Increasing Density using Raided SSD
Speaker(s)Dathan Pattishall
Ballroom F

The Hazards of Multi-writing in a Dual-Master Setup
Speaker(s)Jay Janssen
Ballroom G

Accelerating MySQL in Open Source Hyperscale Systems
Speaker(s)Torben Mathiasen
Ballroom H

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Lunch

1:00pm to 1:50pm

Online shard migration (OLM) at Facebook
Speaker(s)Nagavamsi Ponnekanti
Ballroom A

Advanced MySQL Query and Schema Tuning
Speaker(s)Alexander Rubin
Ballroom B

Rick's RoTs (Rules of Thumb)
Speaker(s)Rick James
Ballroom C

Mission Critical, not Mission Impossible: Lessons in Human Reliability from Aerospace, Healthcare and Nuclear Safety
Speaker(s)Paul Vallee
Ballroom D

Using Percona Server as Database-as-a-Service on OpenStack
Speaker(s)Mark Atwood, Vipul Sabhaya, Jim Cooley
Ballroom E

Optimized Integration between MySQL and Hadoop
Speaker(s)Zburivsky Danil
Ballroom F

State of the Art for MySQL Multi-Master Replication
Speaker(s)Robert Hodges
Ballroom G

MySQL 5.6 Experiences: Bugs, Problems and Solutions
Speaker(s)Valerii Kravchuk
Ballroom H

2:00pm to 2:50pm

MySQL 5.6: Performance Benchmarks, Tuning and “Best” Practices
Speaker(s)Dimitri KRAVTCHUK
Ballroom A

Online Schema Changes for Maximizing Uptime
Speaker(s)Ben Black, David Turner
Ballroom B

Extensible Data Modeling with MySQL
Speaker(s)Bill Karwin
Ballroom C

Surviving an Amazon Outage
Speaker(s)Neil Armitage
Ballroom E

Survey of Percona Toolkit: Command-line Tools for MySQL
Speaker(s)Daniel Nichter
Ballroom F

Case Study: Designing a synchronous multi-master cluster for elastic scale-out and scale-in in the cloud
Speaker(s)Marco Tusa
Ballroom G

Different Cloud, Different Challenges: High Availability MySQL on Windows Azure
Speaker(s)Cashton Coleman
Ballroom H

2:50pm to 3:30pm

Break in Exhibit Hall

3:30pm to 4:20pm

Easy MySQL Database Sharding with CUBRID SHARD
Speaker(s)Esen Sagynov
Ballroom A

InnoDB Compression: Present and Future
Speaker(s)Nizameddin Ordulu, Justin Tolmer
Ballroom B

Introduction to open source column stores
Speaker(s)Justin Swanhart
Ballroom C

Choosing Hardware for MySQL
Speaker(s)Kenny Gryp
Ballroom D

MySQL Cluster Performance Tuning
Speaker(s)Johan Andersson
Ballroom E

Script it! Make professional DBA tools out of nothing
Speaker(s)Giuseppe Maxia
Ballroom F

Creating a Benchmark Infrastructure That Just Works
Speaker(s)Tim Callaghan
Ballroom G

Accelerating Real-Time Analytics with Clustrix
Speaker(s)Raj Bains, Ken Kwan
Ballroom H

4:30pm to 5:20pm

Managing MySQL with Chef
Speaker(s)Patrick Galbraith, Peter Boros
Ballroom A

How to Understand Galera Replication
Speaker(s)Alexey Yurchenko, Seppo Jaakola
Ballroom B

Spatial functions in MySQL 5.6, MariaDB 5.5, PostGIS 2.0 and others
Speaker(s)Henrik Ingo
Ballroom C

What can we learn from NoSQL technologies?
Speaker(s)Ivan Zoratti
Ballroom D

Sphinx 2013
Speaker(s)Andrew Aksyonoff
Ballroom E

Solving our replication bottleneck
Speaker(s)Brandon Bercovich
Ballroom F

Storing Credit Cards and Other Sensitive Information
Speaker(s)Solomon Chang
Ballroom G

Percona Solutions: How We Help You Maximize Your MySQL Success
Speaker(s)Peter Zaitsev
Ballroom H

5:30pm to 8:30pm

Community Networking Reception (in Expo Hall) MySQL Community Awards & Lightning Talks

LT: The query which is the peak of my career
Speaker(s)Shlomi Noach
Community Networking Welcome Reception

LT: ddlscan - Automated Schema Conversion from MySQL to Oracle
Speaker(s)Linas Virbalas
Community Networking Welcome Reception

LT: Remote DBA Shenanigans - Successful Freedom
Speaker(s)Laine Campbell
Community Networking Welcome Reception

LT: Xtrabackup and FTWRL
Speaker(s)Raghavendra Prabhu
Community Networking Welcome Reception

LT: Time Saving Technique for Changing Replication Masters
Speaker(s)Sabika Makhdoom
Community Networking Welcome Reception

LT: MySQL Replication mythology
Speaker(s)Giuseppe Maxia
Community Networking Welcome Reception

LT: Shard No More
Speaker(s)Barry Morris
Community Networking Welcome Reception

LT: Easy Schema Migration
Speaker(s)Frederic Descamps
Community Networking Welcome Reception

LT: MySQL Paradise
Speaker(s)Lawrence S. Schwartz, Bradley C. Kuszmaul
Community Networking Welcome Reception

Sessions Schedule - Thursday 25 April 2013

Keynote: The State of the MySQL Ecosystem
Speaker(s): Matt Aslett
9:00am to 9:45am

Keynote: The MySQL Ecosystem and Cloud Computing
Speaker(s): Brian Aker
9:50am to 10:35am

Break in Exhibit Hall
10:35am to 11:00am

High Availability Solutions for MySQL - An Overview
Speaker(s): Max Mether
Ballroom A

Migrating to Percona XtraDB cluster
Speaker(s): Jay Janssen
Ballroom B

Reddwarf: Database as a Service Openstack project
Speaker(s): Patrick Galbraith, Vipul Sabhaya, Jim Cooley, Michael Basnight
Ballroom C

MySQL 5.6: Redefining Replication
Speaker(s): Luis Soares
Ballroom D

Google Cloud SQL - MySQL in the Cloud, one year on.
Speaker(s): Ken Ashcraft
Ballroom E

Introduction to Sharding with Jetpants
Speaker(s): Evan Elias
Ballroom F

Choosing Storage Systems for MySQL
Speaker(s): Peter Zaitsev
Ballroom G

MySQL Training: Cost or Investment?
Speaker(s): David Hildebrandt, PhD, Jaime Crespo, Justin Swanhart, Bill Karwin, John Allen, John Cesario, Alexei Rodriguez
Ballroom H

11:50am to 12:50pm

Lunch

12:50pm to 1:40pm

Using MySQL Performance Schema to debug performance issues
Speaker(s): Zburivsky Danil
Ballroom A

Failover, or not Failover, that is the question.
Speaker(s): Massimo Brignoli, Henrik Ingo
Ballroom B

Replicating in Real-Time Between Oracle and Oracle, and Oracle and MySQL with Tungsten
Speaker(s): Linas Virbalas
Ballroom C

Practices for reducing MySQL database size
Speaker(s): Yoshinori Matsunobu
Ballroom D

MySQL and Hadoop
Speaker(s): Chris Schneider
Ballroom E

Storage Engines and other Plugins: What's New?
Speaker(s): Sergei Golubchik
Ballroom F

Monitoring IO performance using iostat and pt-diskstats
Speaker(s): Ben Mildren
Ballroom G

The Ins and Outs of Percona Consulting
Speaker(s): Matt Yonkovit
Ballroom H

1:50pm to 2:40pm

Advanced query optimization techniques on large queries.
Speaker(s): Peter Boros
Ballroom A

MHA: Getting started and moving past the quirks
Speaker(s): Colin Charles
Ballroom B

Scaling Pinterest - The Next Stage
Speaker(s): Marty Weiner, Yashh Nelapati
Ballroom C

Data Retrieval with Percona Data Recovery Toolkit for InnoDB
Speaker(s): Aleksandr Kuzminsky
Ballroom D

Perl Stored Procedures for MariaDB
Speaker(s): Antony Curtis
Ballroom E

MySQL on AWS 101 - Using the AWS API, set up MySQL on EBS and more
Speaker(s): Anders Karlsson
Ballroom F

MySQL at Facebook: lots and lots of small data
Speaker(s): Mark Callaghan, Harrison Fisk, Yoshinori Matsunobu, Domas Mituzas
Ballroom G

Backups in the Real World: Challenges and Solution
Speaker(s): Ryan Huddleston
Ballroom H

2:40pm to 3:00pm

Break on Own (Exhibit Hall Closed)

3:00pm to 3:50pm

Managing data and data archiving using MySQL 5.6 new features of Portable Tablespace and EXCHANGE PARTITION
Speaker(s): Marco Tusa
Ballroom A

Galera Case Study: Managing synchronous replication of MySQL across data centers
Speaker(s): Johan Andersson, Ibrahim Hamouda
Ballroom B

Distributed Transactions: A Primer with MySQL
Speaker(s): Ryan Lowe, Fernando Ipar, Marcos Albe, Randy Wigginton
Ballroom C

InnoDB: A journey to the core
Speaker(s): Davi Arnaut, Jeremy Cole
Ballroom D

Durability is key - How to protect your data from corruption
Speaker(s): Grant McAlister
Ballroom E

Divide and conquer in the cloud: one big server or many small ones?
Speaker(s): Justin Swanhart
Ballroom F

Verifying MySQL Replication Integrity with pt-table-checksum
Speaker(s): Daniel Nichter
Ballroom G

Supporting Your MySQL Ecosystem: How Percona Can Help
Speaker(s): Peter Farkas
Ballroom H

4:00pm to 4:30pm

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