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

October 3-5, 2016

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Mark Filipi

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Mark Filipi

Senior Database Administrator, SurveyMonkey


Mark's role at SurveyMonkey spans a variety of applications and users that utilize MySQL. Previously at PalominoDB, he worked on everything from startups to video games to presidential elections. Based out of Kansas City, he enjoys very fast internet.


4 October 5:20 PM - 6:10 PM at Lausanne
In this session we will review how the open-source database team at SurveyMonkey uses Ansible as both a configuration management and automation tool for our MySQL fleet.
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]