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

October 3-5, 2016

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Jason Terpko

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Jason Terpko

Database Administrator, ObjectRocket by Rackspace


Jason has over 10 years working on various database technologies, which include relational, columnar, and NoSQL platforms. He is currently focused on MongoDB at ObjectRocket by Rackspace supporting customers with existing MongoDB implementations or those just entering the NoSQL space. Before that, Jason worked as a MySQL and Vertica DBA for various firms in Manhattan that were in the financial reporting/investment management industries. He enjoys solving complex problems that involve data distribution, chunk management, and scripting in both Python and Javascript. When not busy with databases, he also spending time outdoors.


5 October 3:40 PM - 4:05 PM at Winterthur
This presentation will compare WiredTiger’s In-Memory Engine to Redis. We will review characteristics of each data store, how they are similar, and different. Understanding the similarities and differences will help you decide which data store is best suited for your key-value store needs. A key-value store is an efficient and effective way to scale your application or functions within your... [read more]
5 October 2:10 PM - 2:35 PM at Matterhorn 3
This presentation will discuss scalability best practices with MongoDB. We will review how the following affect scalability: schema design, locking granularity within versions and engines, scaling vertically or horizontally, and collection sharding. Understanding how these topics can affect your application will help you avoid complications as your data and workload grows. Example use cases will... [read more]