Percona Live: Open Source Database Performance Conference - Amsterdam 2016 Logo

October 3-5, 2016

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Gillian Gunson

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Gillian Gunson

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Gillian joined the GitHub infrastructure team in January 2016. She's worked as a DBA at such companies as Okta, PalominoDB/BlackbirdIT, Pythian and Disney, and spent 3 years on the MySQL support team at Oracle. Her home base is Vancouver, BC.


3 October 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM at Zürich 2
Overview: Many MySQL shops have made the transition from MySQL 5.5 to 5.6 in the last two years, but GTID (global transaction identifier) implementation has often been considered too difficult or risky a change. MySQL 5.7 is making GTID implementation easier, but it may not yet be clear why to convert. This 3 hour tutorial will cover GTID concepts, provide hands-on experience for converting from... [read more]