Nov 07, 2018
 Percona Live Open Source Database Conference Europe 2018
  Geir Høydalsvik

Geir Hoydalsvik will talk about the focus, strategy, investments and innovations evolving MySQL to power next-generation Web, mobile, Cloud and embedded applications. He will also discuss the latest and the most significant MySQL database release ever in its history, MySQL 8.0.

About the Author

Geir Høydalsvik

Geir Høydalsvik has been working with MySQL Database team since 2008. He is currently employed by Oracle, based in Norway. He is Senior Software Development Director and responsible for the development and maintenance of MySQL Database. He has a background in the database industry, working for the database startup company Clustra Inc. on the Clustra database and for Sun Microsystems on Java DB. He has a Master degree in Computer Science and a PhD in Software Engineering from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.