About the Authors
Adamo joined Percona in 2015, after working as a MongoDB/MySQL Database Administrator for three years. As the main database member of a startup, he was responsible for suggesting the best architecture and data flows for a worldwide company in a 7/24 environment.
Before that, he worked as a Microsoft SQL Server DBA in a large e-commerce company, mainly on performance tuning and automation.
Adamo has almost eight years of experience working as a DBA and in the past three years he has moved to NoSQL technologies without giving up relational databases.
He likes to play videogames and to study everything that is related to engines.
Adamo lives with his wife in São Paulo, Brazil.
At the age of 7, Dimitri received his first computer, since then he has felt addicted to anything with a digital pulse. Dimitri has been active in IT professionally since 2003 in which he took various roles from internal system engineering to consulting.
Prior to joining Percona, Dimitri worked as a Open Source consultant for a leading Open Source software consulting firm in Belgium. During his career, Dimitri became familiar with a broad range of open source solutions and with the devops philosophy. Whenever he's not glued to his computer screen, he enjoys travelling, cultural activities, basketball and the great outdoors. Dimitri is living with his girlfriend in the beautiful city of Ghent, Belgium.