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Percona University is a one-day event designed to educate and inform developers, DBAs, and system administrators about the latest MySQL, NoSQL, Big Data, Cloud, and OpenStack products, services and technologies. The event is packed full of technical and informational sessions that will help you navigate the leading edge of building, deploying, and managing the next generation of “Smart Data” applications and systems. In addition, Percona University offers a unique opportunity to learn from, and connect with, some of the world's top experts and engage with the community.

This event starts at 8:00 AM and ends 5:30 PM (EST).


Thursday, February 12, 2015


NC State University: McKimmon Conference & Training Center

1101 Gorman Street, Raleigh, NC 27606
Raleigh, United States


[Subject to Change]


Main Theater Breakout Room 1 Breakout Room 2

8:00am to 9:00am

9:00am to 9:30am

9:30am to 10:00am

Paakow Acquah, OS Integrators
Jon Tobin, Tokutek
Nigel Elkan, 2Vectors

10:00am to 10:30am

Dan Radez, RedHat
Jon Tobin, Tokutek

10:30am to 11:00am

11:00am to 12:00pm

Michael DeHaan, Ansible
John Sanda, Red Hat

12:00pm to 1:00pm

1:00pm to 2:00pm

David Stokes, Oracle
Nik Everett, Wikimedia Foundation
Thomas DeWire, Bronto

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Richard Hipp, Sqlite
Mark Voelker, VMWare
Daniel Bartholomew, MariaDB

3:00pm to 3:30pm

3:30pm to 4:00pm

Nick Harvey, OpenShift
David Rasch, ReverbNation

4:00pm to 4:30pm

Drew Nelson, OS Integrators
Alex Meadows, CSpring

4:30pm to 5:00pm

Andrew Dunstan, PostgreSQL Experts Inc.
David Rasch, ReverbNation

5:00pm to 5:15pm

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