Using MySQL with Go

Sep 12, 2013

Percona University Washington DC 2013

Baron Schwartz, Vice President of Consulting

Google's Go language is increasingly popular for systems programming. It's efficient and fun to program in Go, and it produces high-performance programs. Go is well suited for working with SQL databases, and has excellent MySQL drivers. In this talk Baron will show how to use Go's database/sql package with MySQL. He'll discuss idiomatic database/sql code, available drivers for MySQL, and show some tips and tricks that will save you time and frustration.