Dave Stokes

MySQL Community Manager, Oracle

Dave Stokes is a MySQL Community Manager for Oracle and previously was the MySQL Certification Manager for MySQL AB.


'Truncating Sub Optimal DBA Verbal Responses Vectors' or 'things a DBA should not say' is a guide to help DBAs squelch their first 'gut' response to common user inquiries. For instance a coworker may initiate a dialog with a simple simple statement to ascertain or test knowledge such as 'Is the database up?' wherein they are attempting to understand the... [read more]