Aleksandr Kuzminsky

Principal Consultant, Data Recovery Specialist, Percona

Aleksandr's first experiences using MySQL were in 2000, as a developer and as a system administrator at an Internet Services Provider. Since then, he has also acquired a great deal of experience in a variety of different Unix variants and network services, as well as in Operational Support Systems and Business Support Systems (OSS/BSS) development. Prior to joining Percona, he taught Cisco courses and built multi-service Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) networks in Ukraine and in the Caucasian countries. At Percona, he specializes in InnoDB and MyISAM data recovery. Aleksandr lives with his family in the suburbs of Kiev. He enjoys playing with his young son and gardening.


Transform the nightmare of data loss to a success, implementing data recovery procedure and using the Percona data recovery tool. We will analyze and illustrate the procedure, tips and tricks to recover InnoDB data in case like: - data file corruption - incidental DROP TABLE, DELETE, TRUNCATE, or UPDATE - delete of a data file We will cover: 1) Scenario definition 2) What is Percona... [read more]