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

October 3-5, 2016

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Kris Köhntopp

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Kris Köhntopp

Old fart,


After being frustrated by IT in many ways and companies, Kris has now turned to landscape gardening. He has a house and a garden, four meters below sea level and in the middle of a runway.


4 October 2:10 PM - 3:00 PM at St. Gallen
Abstract: While MySQL is big at Booking, it can't do everything. We are also running Hadoop, HBase, Cassandra, Riak, Postgres and even MongoDB in some places, with Kafka becoming the emergent data bus connecting everything together. How and why did that happen, and what are the technical, organisational and personal challenges that need to be addressed to manage data diversity in an... [read more]