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

October 3-5, 2016

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Viacheslav Bakhmutov

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Viacheslav Bakhmutov

SRE, Dropbox


Slava joined Dropbox's database team in September 2015 as Site Reliability Engineer. Before joining Dropbox, he worked at Yandex, the biggest Russian IT company. He currently lives in Dublin, Ireland.


4 October 12:20 PM - 1:10 PM at Zürich 2
Managing configuration for 1000s of database servers is hard, "hotfix" like set globals are easily forgotten, configuration rollouts can be complicated. At dropbox, instead of using puppet of chef (we use both), we wrote our own configuration handler for managing mysql configuration. This talk is about the overall architecture of the configuration generator we use. We will discuss the... [read more]