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October 3-5, 2016

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Online MySQL Backups with Percona XtraBackup

Online MySQL Backups with Percona XtraBackup

 5 October 2:40 PM - 3:05 PM @ Matterhorn 2
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25 minutes conference


Percona XtraBackup is a free, open source, complete online backup solution for all versions of Percona Server, MySQL® and MariaDB®. Percona XtraBackup provides: * Fast and reliable backups * Uninterrupted transaction processing during backups * Savings on disk space and network bandwidth with better compression * Automatic backup verification * Higher uptime due to faster restore time This talk will discuss the various different features of Percona XtraBackup, including: * Full & Incremental Backups * Compression, Streaming & Encryption of Backups * Backing Up To The Cloud (Swift). * Percona XtraDB Cluster / Galera Cluster. * Percona Server Specific features * MySQL 5.7 Support * Tools that use Percona XtraBackup * Limitations


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Dimitri Vanoverbeke

Solution Engineer, Percona


At the age of 7, Dimitri received his first computer, since then he has felt addicted to anything with a digital pulse. Dimitri has been active in IT professionally since 2003 in which he took various roles from internal system engineering to consulting. Prior to joining Percona, Dimitri worked as a Open Source consultant for a leading Open Source software consulting firm in Belgium. During his career, Dimitri became familiar with a broad range of open source solutions and with the devops philosophy. Whenever he's not glued to his computer screen, he enjoys travelling, cultural activities, basketball and the great outdoors. Dimitri is living with his girlfriend in the beautiful city of Ghent, Belgium.

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Kenny Gryp

MySQL Practice Manager, Percona


Kenny is currently MySQL Practice Manager at Percona.

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