MySQL administration in Amazon RDS

Cloud and Virtualization
23 April 4:50pm - 5:40pm @ Ballroom G

This will cover common tasks in RDS and gotchas for DBA's that are new to RDS.

1) Intro to RDS
a) security groups
b) parameter groups
c) setting things up correctly

2) Command line RDS tool
a) how to make administration faster and repeatable

3) Limitations of RDS and how to work around them.
a) slow query logs
b) schema changes


Ben Black
DBA, Tango
For the past 15 years, Ben has been a DBA, developer, and Sys Admin working on high volume production systems at Garmin, PalominoDB, and Tango.