About the Author
Michael works as a US based consultant. Prior to joining Percona, Michael spent several years in a DevOps role in a company that developed and maintained a SaaS application specializing in social networking. His experiences include application development and scaling, systems administration, along with database administration and design. He enjoys designing extensible and flexible solutions to problems and has a strong background in HA systems.
He lives with his family in Norman, Oklahoma. When not working, he enjoys golfing, grilling, watching sports, and spending time with the family.