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  Wednesday, January 22, 2014

How to Avoid Common (but Deadly) MySQL Operations Mistakes

“Don’t bother me with DBA ‘best practices,’ we have real work to get done.” So go the famous last words from overworked IT managers. This webinar provides a short list of common MySQL missteps by DBAs and how you can avoid them. Percona Director of Training Bill Karwin shares lessons learned from his 20+ years of experience as a developer, consultant, and trainer specializing in SQL databases. This talk includes common blunders by MySQL DBAs in categories that include system configuration, MySQL configuration, database operations, scaling, and security.

Bill Karwin
Senior Knowledge Manager
Bill Karwin has been a software engineer for over twenty years, developing and supporting applications, libraries, and servers such as Zend Framework for PHP 5, the InterBase relational database, and the Enhydra Java application server. Throughout his career, Bill has shared his knowledge to help other programmers achieve success and productivity. Bill has answered thousands of questions, giving him a unique perspective on SQL mistakes that most commonly cause problems. Bill authored the book "SQL Antipatterns", collecting frequent blunders and showing better solutions.

How Percona Consulting Can Help

Percona Consulting can help you tackle your tough MySQL operational issues by:

  • Auditing your MySQL configuration and load
  • Benchmarking your system to find bottlenecks
  • Recommending custom MySQL tuning to achieve optimal performance

Contact us to let us know how we can help you.



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