Jay Edwards

CTO, Blackbird, (formerly PalominoDB)

Jay was the first dedicated DBA at Twitter. He later served as the lead database engineer at Obama for America during the 2012 election. Currently, he's the CTO for Blackbird, (formerly PalominoDB), a boutique database consulting firm.

Submitted Sessions

For the next three hours, Palomino is going to talk about our successes and failures across a number of different AWS hosted environments. We're going to show you how to build your MySQL environment in the cloud -- how to maintain it -- how to grow it -- and how to deal with failure. Some of the specific topics we'll cover are:

1. How to choose RDS or EC2?
2. Balancing performance... [read more]

You can bookmark the sessions you would like to attend by clicking on the "Add to your schedule" link on each session's page.
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