ChatOps: How GitHub Manages MySQL

3 April 2:00PM - 2:50PM @ Ballroom F

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50 minutes conference
Companies solve the problems of deployment, continuous integration and server provisioning with various tools under the banner of DevOps. In this talk I will explore how we do this at GitHub without anything labelled “DevOps”, just clear communication channels and a friendly robot named Hubot ( MySQL is the database of choice at GitHub and I will explain how we use it to power the worlds largest repository hosting platform. I will also share the improvements we have made to our MySQL tier and how we continually iterate on development.


Director of Technology, GitHub
Sam is the Director of Technology at GitHub.