May 30, 2019
 Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2019
  Tate Mcdaniel, Charles Thompson

A discussion of different types of encryption as it relates to MySQL and the community, followed by a deep dive into key management with Hashicorp's Vault software and MySQL.

Real world examples, problems, and "what worked" for Empowered Benefits as they embarked on their journey to implement encryption at rest in their health care centric IT environment.



About the Authors

Tate Mcdaniel

Tate joined Percona in June 2017 as a Remote MySQL DBA. He holds a Bachelors degree in Information Systems and Decision Strategies from LSU. He has 10+ years of experience working with MySQL and operations management. His great love is application query tuning. In his off time, he races sailboats, travels the Caribbean by sailboat, and drives all over in an RV.
 

Charles Thompson

Charles Thompson is the Senior DBA for Empowered Benefits which implements a custom sharding solution with MySQL. He has over 7 years of experience administrating large scale MySQL deployments.