Jon Tobin

Lead Sales Engineer, Tokutek

Jon Tobin is the Lead Sales Engineer at Tokutek, the company bringing speed and efficiency to “Big Data.” Jon has over 15 years of experience in the IT and business sectors. His passion is helping his customers leverage technology to build the business of the future. Most recently, Jon was a core sales engineer for EMC Corporation, where for the past 4 years he sold enterprise SAN technologies in the NY/NJ and New England areas.


During the tutorial we're going to review the process of installing a fresh TokuDB instance on a Linux VM and go through some example use cases. We will discuss the details for upgrading from an existing MySQL installation. We will run several operations and benchmarks to explain the differences between TokuDB and the traditional MySQL engines. While we will provide a stock VM ready to... [read more]