Schedule: BoF sessions

Below are the scheduled Birds of a Feather Networking sessions. Check the BoF Board in the Ballroom Foyer for more topics and times.

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Location: Ballroom A
Moderated by: Lenz Grimmer
In this BoF we would like to have an open discussion with members of the MySQL Community about the subject of code contributions to MySQL. We'd like to talk about some of the recent changes and improvements we've put in place and generally ask for input and advice on how to further open up and accelerate the process of accepting code to the MySQL code base. Read more.
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Location: Alameda
Moderated by: Nicklas Westerlund
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Location: Ballroom C
Moderated by: Ludovic Poitou and Nick Wooler
Come, learn and exchange with engineers who implemented OpenDS for MySQL Cluster how to access efficiently to data stored and managed in MySQL Cluster Carrier Grade. Also understand how by leveraging Sun Virtual Directory Proxy you can consolidate LDAP data access to MySQL Enterprise. Share with others users and architects from the Sun/MySQL development team use cases and deployment scenario. Read more.
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Location: Ballroom D
Moderated by: Ray Austin
A discussion of what Open Storage is and how to use new Open Storage products in your environment. Read more.
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Location: Camino Real
Moderated by: Mark Atwood
Drizzle runs well in distributed clusters for web-scale and cloud-scale applications. It makes sense to use distributed computing for the analysis of the performance and query logs for the Drizzle servers. Read more.
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Location: Ballroom E
Moderated by: Jagat Bhuyan
In this session, the Sun Startup Essentials team and Plug & Play Tech Center would like to share best practices to get funding for your startup. Read more.
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Location: Ballroom H
Moderated by: Paddy Sreenivasan, Aaron Newcomb
Zmanda Recovery Manager for MySQL is a widely used open source tool to perform MySQL backup and recovery. Sun Open Storage is an excellent platform to be the target of MySQL backups as well as to run MySQL server on. BoF will discuss enhancements as well as what is planned for these two products together. Read more.
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Location: Ballroom B
Moderated by: Rod Boothby
One of Joyent's customer just hit 45,274,892,601 queries on MySQL running on the cloud with zero down time and no reboots. This as well as several other examples help to prove out that scaling is possible in the cloud. This session will explore how to make this happen with your applications with MySQL and without. Read more.
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Location: Ballroom C
Moderated by: Sean Brydon
The OpenSSO project is an open-source Web application security framework and service. It provides authentication, authorization, single sign-on, federation, Web services security, and many other core Web application security functionalities. User data is at the center of your applications. Learn to secure your web application's user identities with OpenSSO and MySQL. Read more.
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Location: Ballroom A
Moderated by: Paul Hummer
Talk about interesting ways to use Launchpad and Bazaar to make your workflow cleaner and easier. Read more.
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Location: Ballroom B
Moderated by: Mike Frank
This BoF session brings the MySQL Proxy Community back together with the Enterprise Tools Engineering team to share what we have done, where we are, and where we are headed with the Proxy. It is also a great time to learn about new Proxy extensions and share your feedback on how Proxy can best fit your specific needs. Read more.
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Location: Ballroom D
Moderated by: Mike Moody
Jaspersoft would like to host a BOF for it's community and users to update them on the following topics; - Whats new in our v3.5 release - Jaspersoft and MySQL Stored Procedures (making them work for you) - Community feedback/dialog session Read more.
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Location: Ballroom E
Moderated by: Mark Atwood
The Sun Microsystem cloud computing offering, Network.com, is now in controlled public beta. Come learn about it. Read more.
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Location: Meeting Room 205
Moderated by: Detlef Ulherr
The BOF is to demonstrate the ease of use for MySQL and Sun Cluster. With a live demo of making MySQL high available with Sun Cluster, we will show that configuring MySQL in Sun Cluster is easy to complete. After the demo will have a discussion about topologies and use cases. Read more.
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Location: Alameda
Moderated by: Mark Nielsen
How to best gather data regarding the operating system and MySQL so that you can tell what is happening to your system and how to prevent problems. Read more.
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Location: Ballroom A
Moderated by: Stewart Smith
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Discuss everything and anything about Drizzle Read more.
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Location: Ballroom B
Moderated by: Murthy Chintalapati, Jyri Virkki
The OpenSolaris Web Stack project delivers and maintains open source web infrastructure technologies integrated in OpenSolaris, viz., Apache HTTPd, PHP, Python, MySQL, lighttpd, Tomcat and more. In this BoF, we discuss Web Stack, including its extensive DTrace probes, and its performance/scalability characteristics with Olio (MySQL 5.1 database with 1 Million entries, serving thousands of users.) Read more.
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Location: Ballroom C
Moderated by: Ken Jacobs
A lot is happening about InnoDB at the MySQL Conference and Expo! Come to this open discussion session, where Heikki Tuuri, Calvin Sun and Ken Jacobs and others will engage with you about all the latest news about InnoDB products and technology. It's a great place to raise questions and get answers about this technology that is so critical to YOUR success! Read more.
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Location: Ballroom D
Moderated by: Matt Ingenthron
Members of the memcached community, and any other memcached users, are encouraged to come to learn about memcached, participate in discussions on new features and enhancements, discussion of memcached clients, how to integrate memcached into your application's deployment, etc. Read more.
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Location: Camino Real
Moderated by: Robert Treat
Chances are if you're using MySQL, you've probably heard of Postgres, but may not be too familiar with it. Similar to MySQL, it's open source and supported by Sun, but there are a lot of differences once you get below the surface. Come join us to find out about Postgres, discuss ways you can use Postgres & MySQL together, or to just have your say in one of open sources favorite religious debates Read more.
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Location: Ballroom E
Moderated by: Kayoko Goto and Kentoku Shiba
SPIDER is many ways to use as a storage engine on My SQL such as database sharding, partitioning, and parallel processing etc.. Let's discuss about how can SPIDER be used in details!! Read more.
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Location: Ballroom H
Moderated by: Mark Matthews
Gather with java-minded folks to trade tips, tricks and war stories about using MySQL and Java together. Read more.
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Location: Ballroom D
Moderated by: Ronen Vaisenberg
We report our experience in addressing challenges related to prototyping a Database encryption scheme as part of MySQL's native functions that access disk files; We compare the performance of this implementation to that of Oracle's TDE - Database Encryption: we show that the encryption layer be implemented is superior both in terms of its performance and security. Read more.
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Location: Ballroom A
Moderated by: Rob Young
The MySQL Enterprise Monitor and Query Analyzer proactively monitor all of your MySQL servers for problems and tuning opportunities that you typically can not find yourself. Join the MySQL Enterprise Tools team for a fun, interactive demo of the Monitor and "Quan" and to provide feedback on how the feature set can be improved or expanded to fit your specific needs. Read more.
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Location: Ballroom B
Moderated by: Giuseppe Maxia
If you need to play with a side installation of MySQL, you can use an extra host, or you can use MySQL Sandbox, and install as many as you want in just a few seconds. Come see the magic of an application that can save you time and resources. Single servers, circular, standard, and hierarchical replication, all is available at your fingertips with no effort! Read more.
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Location: Alameda
Moderated by: Peter Gulutzan and Alexander Barkov
Globalization, localization. Read more.
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Location: Ballroom C
Moderated by: Nandini Ramani
This session will show you how you can use JavaFX's developer tools to build database enabled web applications using GlassFish and mySQL and deploy them everywhere. Read more.

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