MariaDB 10.0: What's New

New Features
2 April 3:50PM - 4:40PM @ Ballroom E

Experience level: 
50 minutes conference
If you're maintaining and old application, you may want or not want to upgrade your database server. But if you start developing something new, you should know what the recent releases are capable of. MariaDB 10.0 is the latest stable branch of MariaDB, with many new features in replication, optimizer, administration, and other areas. This talk will go over everything new that MariaDB 10.0 has to offer. It will describe the new features, both MySQL 5.6 compatible, and MariaDB-only extensions, and show the usage examples and practical use cases.


Board Member, MariaDB Foundation
Sergei was a MySQL developer since 1998. From 1999 to 2009 in MySQL AB, Sun, then in Monty Program AB and SkySQL/MariaDB Corporation on MariaDB. During these years he has touched almost every part of the server. To list a few projects – fulltext search, XA, HANDLER, precision math library, parallel repair and bulk inserts in MyISAM, indexes in MERGE, pluggable authentication, password validation, encryption. Sergei is a primary architect of the plugin API and an author of the “MySQL 5.1 Plugin Development” book. Sergei was the MySQL Security Coordinator during all his time in MySQL AB and Sun Microsystems, and now is doing the same in MariaDB.