<h2>Schedule</h2> <div class="ical-offerings"> <a href="/mysql2008/public/schedule/ical" target="_blank"><img src="/public/asset/asset/304" alt="Sesssions in iCal." /></a> <a href="/mysql2008/public/schedule/ical" target="_blank">Download</a> | <a href = "webcal://en.oreilly.com/mysql2008/public/schedule/ical" target="_blank"><img src="/public/asset/asset/304" alt="Sesssions in iCal." /></a> <a href = "webcal://en.oreilly.com/mysql2008/public/schedule/ical" target="_blank">Subscribe</a> </div> <p> Below are the confirmed and scheduled talks at MySQL Conference &amp; Expo 2008 <em>(schedule subject to change)</em>. </p>
Ballroom A
Add MySQL Workbench. The Ultimate Guide to DBA Productivity: Writing Plugins and Scripts to your personal schedule
9:00am Tutorial 1
MySQL Workbench. The Ultimate Guide to DBA Productivity: Writing Plugins and Scripts Vladimir Kolesnikov (Primebase Technologies)
Add Writing MySQL UDFs  to your personal schedule
2:00pm Tutorial 9
Writing MySQL UDFs Roland Bouman (XCDSQL Solutions / Strukton Rail)
Ballroom B
Add Advanced Stored Procedures to your personal schedule
9:00am Tutorial 2
Advanced Stored Procedures Mariella Di Giacomo (The Hive)
Add Memcached and MySQL: Everything You Need To Know to your personal schedule
2:00pm Memcached and MySQL: Everything You Need To Know Brian Aker (MySQL), Alan Kasindorf (Six Apart)
Ballroom C
Add MySQL Cluster Tutorial (full day) to your personal schedule
9:00am Tutorial 3
MySQL Cluster Tutorial (full day) Stewart Smith (Percona)
Ballroom D
Add MySQL Proxy: The Complete Tutorial (full day) to your personal schedule
9:00am Tutorial 4
MySQL Proxy: The Complete Tutorial (full day) Giuseppe Maxia (Continuent), Jan Kneschke (MySQL)
Ballroom E
Add All Bases Covered: A Hands-on Introduction to High-availability MySQL and DRBD to your personal schedule
9:00am Tutorial 5
All Bases Covered: A Hands-on Introduction to High-availability MySQL and DRBD Florian Haas (LINBIT Information Technologies GmbH), Philipp Reisner (LINBIT Information Technologies GmbH)
Add SQL Antipatterns to your personal schedule
2:00pm SQL Antipatterns Bill Karwin (Karwin Software Solutions)
Ballroom F
Add Building Scalable & High Performance Datamarts with MySQL to your personal schedule
9:00am Tutorial 6
Building Scalable & High Performance Datamarts with MySQL Tangirala Sarma (DW/BI Architect)
2:00pm TBC
Ballroom G
9:00am Tutorial 7
TBC
Add Real World Web: Performance & Scalability, MySQL Edition to your personal schedule
2:00pm Real World Web: Performance & Scalability, MySQL Edition Ask Bjørn Hansen (Develooper)
Ballroom H
Add MySQL Replication Tutorial to your personal schedule
9:00am Tutorial 8
MySQL Replication Tutorial Lars Thalmann (Oracle), Mats Kindahl (MySQL)
2:00pm TBC
8:00am Continental Breakfast
Room: Mezzanine
12:30pm Lunch
Room: Pool Area
Add Partner Seminar: Grow your Business with MySQL Enterprise to your personal schedule
4:00pm Partner Seminar: Grow your Business with MySQL Enterprise
Room: Santa Clara Ballroom
Add MySQL Partner Meeting  to your personal schedule
5:30pm Plenary
Room: Santa Clara Ballroom
MySQL Partner Meeting
9:00am-12:30pm (3h 30m) .NET/Windows, Architecture and Technology, Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence, Security and Database Administration, Tutorial
MySQL Workbench. The Ultimate Guide to DBA Productivity: Writing Plugins and Scripts
Vladimir Kolesnikov (Primebase Technologies)
MySQL Workbench is a highly customizable tool to help you make your everyday job more efficient. This tutorial will show how to write configurable, flexible, cross-platform plugins (C++, Python, LUA).
2:00pm-5:30pm (3h 30m) Architecture and Technology, General, LAMP, PHP and MySQL, Tutorial
Writing MySQL UDFs
Roland Bouman (XCDSQL Solutions / Strukton Rail)
During this tutorial, attendees will get a detailed introduction into the MySQL UDF interface and will learn to write and deploy their own UDFs for both Windows and Linux platforms.
9:00am-12:30pm (3h 30m) Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence, General, Security and Database Administration, Tutorial
Advanced Stored Procedures
Mariella Di Giacomo (The Hive)
MySQL 5.0 and higher versions support stored routines that are based on the SQL:2003 standard. The introduction of stored programs in MySLQ 5 has been a significant milestone of the MySQL language. This tutorial will offer a brief overview of the stored program language and focus on how to improve and tune stored programs.
2:00pm-5:30pm (3h 30m) Architecture and Technology, Performance Tuning and Benchmarks, Storage Engine Development and Optimization, Tutorial
Memcached and MySQL: Everything You Need To Know
Brian Aker (MySQL) et al
Large MySQL deployments and Memcached go hand and hand. This tutorial details how to get started, the ins and outs of deploying Memcached as a key caching layer in your applications, and how to keep scaling.
9:00am-5:30pm (8h 30m) MySQL Cluster and High Availability, Tutorial
MySQL Cluster Tutorial (full day)
Stewart Smith (Percona)
A hands-on MySQL Cluster 5.1 tutorial where you'll install and setup MySQL Cluster (on your laptop) and learn about what it is, what it can do, and basic administration skills.
9:00am-5:30pm (8h 30m) Replication and Scale-Out, Tutorial, Web 2.0, Ajax, and Emerging Technologies
MySQL Proxy: The Complete Tutorial (full day)
Giuseppe Maxia (Continuent) et al
MySQL Proxy is a tool that can enhance existing MySQL server features and create new ones. This tutorial explains how to create new syntax, filter queries, and how to deal with multiple servers.
9:00am-12:30pm (3h 30m) Architecture and Technology, MySQL Cluster and High Availability, Tutorial
All Bases Covered: A Hands-on Introduction to High-availability MySQL and DRBD
Florian Haas (LINBIT Information Technologies GmbH) et al
Is high availability on your agenda? Then this tutorial is a must. It's high-availability clustering on Linux with MySQL and DRBD in a nutshell.
2:00pm-5:30pm (3h 30m) Architecture and Technology, General, Performance Tuning and Benchmarks, Tutorial
SQL Antipatterns
Bill Karwin (Karwin Software Solutions)
Bill Karwin has answered questions from SQL users for over ten years. Some techniques have emerged as widely used, but flawed, making them brittle, buggy solutions and create security or scalability risks in your projects. In this tutorial, Karwin describes SQL techniques that should be called antipatterns, illustrates their weaknesses, and offers better solutions.
9:00am-12:30pm (3h 30m) Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence, Tutorial
Building Scalable & High Performance Datamarts with MySQL
Tangirala Sarma (DW/BI Architect)
Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence is gaining mission critical status in managing today's enterprise. It is critical that these datamarts are built on good foundation. This tutorial focuses on design principles and techniques to build a solid foundation for datamarts using MySQL.
2:00pm-5:30pm (3h 30m)
Session
To be confirmed
9:00am-12:30pm (3h 30m)
Session: Tutorial 7
To be confirmed
2:00pm-5:30pm (3h 30m) Architecture and Technology, Performance Tuning and Benchmarks, Replication and Scale-Out, Tutorial, Web 2.0, Ajax, and Emerging Technologies
Real World Web: Performance & Scalability, MySQL Edition
Ask Bjørn Hansen (Develooper)
Ask Bjoern Hansen will be covering the overall platform and architecture considerations involved in tuning applications from a holistic perspective. You'll be shown design scaleable architectures for dynamic, high-volume web sites. Topics covered include caching, scalable database design, replication, load-balancing, and architectural decisions derived from many years of experience.
9:00am-12:30pm (3h 30m) Replication and Scale-Out, Tutorial
MySQL Replication Tutorial
Lars Thalmann (Oracle) et al
In this tutorial, the developers behind MySQL Replication start by explaining the architecture and major replication concepts and then walk you through a configuration to show what you can do with it.
2:00pm-5:30pm (3h 30m)
Session
To be confirmed
8:00am-9:00am (1h)
Break: Continental Breakfast
12:30pm-2:00pm (1h 30m)
Break: Lunch
4:00pm-5:15pm (1h 15m) Event
Break: Partner Seminar: Grow your Business with MySQL Enterprise
Join us for this 90 minute Seminar on how MySQL Enterprise can help you strengthen your position as a trusted adviser and drive revenue.
5:30pm-7:30pm (2h) Event
MySQL Partner Meeting
MySQL will host a partner meeting, in conjunction with our Conference, on Monday April 14, 2008 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm. As a current or prospective partner, this is a unique opportunity to learn about company goals, future directions, product roadmaps, partnership opportunities.
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  • Continuent
  • EDS
  • JasperSoft
  • Sun Microsystems
  • Symantec Anti-Virus Software
  • XAware
  • Data Direct Technologies
  • Dolphin Interconnect Solutions
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Infobright, Inc
  • Linagora
  • Microsoft
  • OpSource
  • Oracle
  • Pentaho
  • R1Soft
  • Red Hat
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