Jan 23, 2013
 Percona MySQL Webinars
  Bill Karwin

To access a recording of this webinar, visit: http://www.percona.com/webinars/readwrite-splitting-mysql-and-php.

Using MySQL replication gives you an opportunity to scale out read queries. However, MySQL replication is asynchronous so the slave may fall behind. This webinar shows the correct ways to check when the slave is safe to query and how to architect your PHP application to adapt dynamically when the slave is out of sync.



About the Author

Bill Karwin

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.