About the Author
Martin joined Percona in January 2012. He has been using Linux and open source technologies since 1999. Martin has worked with Apache, DNS's, mail servers, iptables and MySQL servers.
During the past 3 years, Martin has worked as CTO for the largest national mobile payments company in Uruguay. Some of his past projects include setting up a highly available MySQL infrastructure and configuring firewalls and VPNs, all with a very strong focus on security (PCI-DSS certified).
Martin lives in Montevideo with both his 10 year old son, Joaquin and his wife Silvana. Some of his hobbies include, going for walks, playing video games and running.