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  May 7, 2017

Grant Killian (Rackspace), Antonios Giannopoulos (Rackspace) delivers their talk "How Sitecore depends on MongoDB for scalability and performance, and what it can teach you" on Day 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, April 25th, at Santa Clara, CA.

Sitecore is a very popular .Net CMS which relies on MongoDB for several key components. This presentation will review all Sitecore elements as they relate to...

  May 7, 2017

Zhai Weixiang (Alibaba) delivers his talk "Scale read workload by sharing data files of InnoDB" on Day 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, April 25th, at Santa Clara, CA.

The original MySQL provides an ability that if innodb_read_only is turned on, you can setup multiple instances based on same data file. But this approach will prevent all data changes, which is unpractical for most applications. In this...

  May 7, 2017

Hank Eskin (WheresGeorge.com & EV-CPO.com), Ronald Bradford (Pythian), Colin Charles (Percona) delivers their talk "Securing your MySQL/MariaDB data" on Day 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, April 25th, at Santa Clara, CA.

This presentation will discuss the features of MySQL/MariaDB that when enabled and used improve the default usage of MySQL.
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  May 7, 2017

Manyi Lu (Oracle) delivers her talk "MySQL 8.0: What is New in the Optimizer?" on Day 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, April 25th, at Santa Clara, CA.

There are substantial improvements in the Optimizer in MySQL 8.0. Most noticeably, we have added support for advanced SQL features like common table expressions, windowing functions and grouping() function. We also made DBAs’ life easier with invisible...

  May 7, 2017

Shlomi Noach (GitHub) delivers his talk "Practical orchestrator" on Day 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, April 25th, at Santa Clara, CA.

Orchestrator is a MySQL topology manager and a failover solution, used in production on many large MySQL installments. It allows for detecting, querying and refactoring complex replication topologies, and provides reliable failure detection and intelligent recovery...

  May 7, 2017

Andrea Ponzo (Lastminute.com), Rick Pizzi (Lastminute.com) delivers their talk "Caching your application data with MySQL and TokuDB" on Day 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, April 25th, at Santa Clara, CA.

Even if InnoDB is universally recognized by DBAs as "the" engine to use for production data, there are use cases where InnoDB just does not fit. In this talk we will introduce the most popular engines...

  May 7, 2017

Preetam Jinka (VividCortex) delivers his talk "The Database Designer's Modern-Day Cookbook" on Day 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, April 25th, at Santa Clara, CA.

I’ve been learning about database internals by learning the theory, seeing how other systems have implemented ideas, and trying to implement them myself. Of course, it’s not always easy, and I’m not making anything that compares to the scale...

  May 7, 2017

Matthew Boehm (Percona) delivers his talk "Indexes - what you need to know to get the most out of them" on Day 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, April 25th, at Santa Clara, CA.

Proper indexing is key to database performance. Find out how MySQL uses indexes for query execution, then come up with an optimal index strategy. In this session you’ll also learn how to know when you need an index, and to also...

  May 7, 2017

Michael Benshoof (Percona) delivers his talk "Schema best practices / high performance SQL" on Day 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, April 25th, at Santa Clara, CA.

Go through a schema review, including reviewing large tables, looking at indexes, and so on. This will help you profile your data and schema, which will help with capacity planning or even application design.

  May 7, 2017

Kenny Gorman (Eventador.io) delivers his talk "What is Apache Kafka? How is it similar to the databases you know and love, and how it's not" on Day 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, April 25th, at Santa Clara, CA.

Apache Kafka has become very popular in the last few years. Kafka is a distributed pub/sub server for passing data in real-time. It's fault-tolerant, scalable, and extremely fast. In this talk...

  May 6, 2017

Payal Singh (omniTI) delivers his talk "Think Your Postgres Backups and Disaster Recovery Are Safe? Let's Talk" on Day 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, April 25th, at Santa Clara, CA.

Disaster recovery is perhaps the most ignored aspect of managing PostgreSQL in production systems, and its value is only realized in a moment of crisis. If not done right, absence of backup and recovery strategies can make...

  May 6, 2017

Ben Mildren (DigitalOcean) delivers his talk "Hipster MySQL Monitoring: Serving a deconstructed PMM" on Day 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, April 25th, at Santa Clara, CA.

Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) is a wonderful solution, it aims to provide out of the box monitoring and management for your MySQL (and/or MongoDB) environment. By design it's delivered in just two distinct modules, a...

  May 6, 2017

Art van Scheppingen (Severalnines AB) delivers his talk "Become a MongoDB DBA: monitoring essentials" on Day 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, April 25th, at Santa Clara, CA.

To operate MongoDB efficiently, you need to have insight into database performance. And with that in mind, we’ll dive into monitoring in this talk. MongoDB offers many metrics through various status overviews and commands, but which...

  May 6, 2017

Andrew Regner (Facebook) delivers his talk "One System to Fit Them All: Shared MySQL Hosting at Facebook" on Day 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, April 25th, at Santa Clara, CA.

MySQL is by far the most common choice among Facebook engineering teams when they are looking for a persistent data store for their product or application. Not all of this data goes into the "Facebook Graph" as not everything...

  May 6, 2017

Peter Zaitsev (Percona) delivers their talk "MySQL Monitoring with Percona Monitoring and Management" on Day 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, April 25th, at Santa Clara, CA.

In this talk, I will introduce Percona’s latest open source software tool: Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM). I will briefly discuss high-level aspects of monitoring we’ve found work well in practice at Percona, and then spend...

  May 6, 2017

Marco Tusa (Percona) delivers his talk "Use ProxySQL to Improve Your MySQL High Availability Solution" on Day 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, April 25th, at Santa Clara, CA.

ProxySQL is a flexible, fast and highly configurable piece of software that provides dramatic improvement to your cluster and high availability (HA) architecture.

The presentation will discuss how to deploy ProxySQL in...

  May 6, 2017

Geir Høydalsvik (Oracle) delivers his talk "MySQL 8.0: Major new features" on Day 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, April 25th, at Santa Clara, CA.

In this session, I will describe the new features that have all ready been announced for MySQL 8.0.

In addition to Data Dictionnary, CTEs and windows function the session is covering:

* Move to utf8(mb4) as MySQL's default character set
*...

  May 6, 2017

John Schulz (Pythian) delivers his talk "B-Trees, Fractal Trees, Heaps and Log Structured Merge Trees, Where did they all come from and Why?" on Day 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, April 25th, at Santa Clara, CA.

For many years the B-Tree has reigned supreme as the data structure of choice for most databases. There have always been a few other data structures used as well but they were generally not...

  May 5, 2017

Mark Filipi (SurveyMonkey), Brian Cain (Dropbox) delivers his talk, "MySQL GTID Implementation, Maintenance, and Best Practices - The Short Version", on DAY 2 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, 4/26, at Santa Clara, CA.

Many MySQL shops have made the transition from MySQL 5.5 to 5.6 in the last few years, but GTID (global transaction identifier) implementation has often been considered too difficult or...

  May 5, 2017

Matthew Lang (Continuent) delivers his talk, "Multi-Site, Multi-Master Done Right", on DAY 2 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, 4/26, at Santa Clara, CA.

The MySQL marketplace has quite a few High-Availability (HA) solutions such as Continuent Tungsten, Galera/XtraDB Cluster, various MySQL script/patch solutions, and RDS with multi-zone HA. Providing seamless, automatic failover with zero down-time...

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