Radically Improving Datacenter Performance and TCO with Breakthrough MySQL and Memcached Appliances

Darpan Dinker (Schooner Information Technology, Inc.), Brian O’Krafka (Schooner Information Technology)
Products & Services
Location: Ballroom H

Learn how the Schooner Appliance for MySQL leverages the latest advances in flash memory, multi-core processors, and low-latency interconnects to deliver breakthrough price and performance. In this presentation, you’ll see how Schooner overcomes difficult datacenter scaling problems while cutting TCO by 60% and delivering 8x higher performance than ordinary servers.

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Darpan Dinker

Schooner Information Technology, Inc.

Darpan Dinker is VP of Engineering at Schooner Information Technology. His team’s objective is to provide enterprise-grade MySQL and caching products to customers with business-critical applications. Schooner’s software products dramatically improve HA, performance/scalability and ease of administration while reducing TCO.

Prior to Schooner, Darpan held various engineering and leadership roles at Sun Labs, Sun Microsystems, iPlanet, Netscape, Fujitsu and consulting roles at various Fortune 500 companies.

Brian O’Krafka

Schooner Information Technology

Brian O’Krafka is a Vice President and fellow at Schooner Information Technology, focusing on the performance analysis of clustered services for internet data centers. Before joining Schooner, Brian spent eight years at IBM and seven years at Sun working on multiprocessor verification and performance analysis. Brian has a Ph.D. from the University of California at Berkeley.

Co-presented By:

O'Reilly Media MySQL/Sun Microsystems
  • Kickfire
  • Virident
  • Infobright, Inc
  • JasperSoft
  • Intel
  • Advanced Micro Devices
  • BIRT Exchange by Actuate
  • Calpont
  • Canonical
  • Continuent
  • Dolphin Interconnect Solutions
  • Facebook
  • HiT Software, Inc.
  • IBM
  • iDashboards
  • Oracle
  • Pentaho
  • R1Soft
  • Schooner Information Technology
  • SQLstream
  • Ticketmaster
  • Zmanda, Inc.
  • Linux Journal

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