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Replication and Scale-Out, Tutorial
Location: Ballroom E
Mats Kindahl (Oracle), Lars Thalmann (Oracle)
Average rating: ****.
(4.14, 7 ratings)
Although MySQL Replication is easy to set up and easy to configure, it is nevertheless a very versatile tool that can be used to solve many problems in modern applications. Read more.
Keynote
Location: Ballroom EFGH
Edward Screven (Oracle Corporation)
Average rating: ***..
(3.17, 29 ratings)
Join Edward Screven, Oracle’s Chief Corporate Architect and leader of the MySQL business, as he discusses the current and future state of MySQL, now part of the Oracle family of products. The presentation also covers Oracle’s investment in MySQL technology and community; and the role that open source in general is playing within heterogeneous customer environments around the world. Read more.
Keynote
Location: Ballroom EFGH
Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.)
Average rating: ****.
(4.29, 28 ratings)
Tim returns to share insights into the world of emerging technology, presenting his take on what matters most-and what will be most disruptive-to the tech community. Read more.
Keynote
Location: Ballroom EFGH
Mark Callaghan (Facebook)
Average rating: ***..
(3.95, 21 ratings)
Many things happen when MySQL is part of the core technology used to scale a rapidly growing social networking service. Mark will share stories and details about the MySQL deployment at Facebook. Read more.
Rob Young (Oracle/MySQL ), Mikael Ronstrom (MySQL)
Average rating: **...
(2.78, 9 ratings)
Join the MySQL and InnoDB Engineering teams as they describe the low-level technical details behind the MySQL 5.5 performance and scalability gains. Read more.
Replication and Scale-Out
Location: Ballroom B
Domas Mituzas (Facebook)
Average rating: ****.
(4.23, 22 ratings)
War and peace stories from Facebook - how to detect, analyze and fix problems below, inside and above overloaded MySQL servers. This covers concurrecy problems that appear in real world environments, beyond labs and benchmarks. Read more.
Eric Day (craigslist), Monty Taylor (HP)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 1 rating)
Drizzle is a fork of the MySQL server focused on modularity, improved performance, and community development. This session will give an overview of the current state of Drizzle, how to install it, and the state of the current tools and language APIs available. The session will also show how to get started with management, writing simple applications, and porting existing applications. Read more.
Giuseppe Maxia (Continuent), Kentoku SHIBA (WildGrowth)
Average rating: ***..
(3.44, 9 ratings)
Sharding is a hot topic. Every big web site is using some sharding technique with home made solutions. The quest for the silver bullet goes on without apparent good results. This session will present two MySQL storage engines (Spider and Vertical partitioning) that implement transparent sharding techniques. Read more.
Mats Kindahl (Oracle), Lars Thalmann (Oracle)
Average rating: ***..
(3.77, 13 ratings)
In this talk, the developers behind MySQL Replication walk through some of the new Replication features of MySQL 5.5 Read more.
Architecture and Technology
Location: Ballroom H
Rob Young (Oracle/MySQL ), Calvin Sun (Twitter)
Average rating: *....
(1.50, 8 ratings)
InnoDB is the most popular, reliable and functional of the transactional storage engines available for MySQL. At this session, you will learn the current state of InnoDB and the new features in the InnoDB Plugin. You will also learn how InnoDB works and why those new features improve the performance and scalability. Read more.
Architecture and Technology
Location: Ballroom A
Sergei Golubchik (MariaDB)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 1 rating)
After a short introduction this talk will describe new features in the plugin API - new plugin types, with use cases and examples, and Server Services - the solution to the main problem that prevents a true binary plugin independence. Read more.
Location: Exhibit Hall A
Average rating: ***..
(3.50, 6 ratings)
Visit the exhibitors, mingle with other attendees, and enjoy great refreshments and drinks at the evening reception. Read more.
Location: Ballroom A
Moderated by: Antony Curtis
Session to discuss plugable stored procedure framework for users and developers. Using Perl, Java and other languages for writing stored procedures. Read more.
Location: Ballroom D
Moderated by: Baron Schwartz
Average rating: ****.
(4.67, 3 ratings)
Discussion of all things Maatkit, hosted by Maatkit's creator. Read more.
Location: Ballroom Foyer
Average rating: *....
(1.00, 1 rating)
Birds of a Feather (BoF) sessions provide face-to-face exposure to those interested in the same projects and concepts. BoFs can be organized for individual projects or broader topics (best practices, open data, standards). BoFs are entirely up to you. We post your topic online and onsite and provide the space and time. You provide the engaging topic. Read more.
Location: Ballroom C
In this session the replication leads will be available to discuss replication, answer questions, and maybe you will see some of the ideas that are boiling inside the replication team. Read more.
Keynote
Location: Ballroom EFGH
Brian Aker (HP)
Average rating: ****.
(4.04, 27 ratings)
What's the forecast for Drizzle, a database optimized for Cloud and Net applications? Brian provides an overview of the Drizzle project's current state as well as what's ahead. Read more.
Keynote
Location: Ballroom EFGH
Michael Widenius (Monty Program Ab)
Average rating: **...
(2.73, 22 ratings)
Monty, the co-founder of MySQL and now project lead of MariaDB, discusses what MariaDB is all about. He'll also present an overview of the future of this community developed branch of the MySQL database. Read more.
Keynote
Location: Ballroom EFGH
Sheeri K. Cabral (Mozilla Foundation)
Average rating: **...
(2.09, 23 ratings)
Sheeri Cabral knows the MySQL Community. Working for the Pythian Group, she has tapped her co-workers' knowledge about the Oracle Community. In this brief community keynote, Sheeri maps out the differences between the communities and what we can expect next now that MySQL is "under new management". Read more.
Replication and Scale-Out
Location: Ballroom F
Chuck Bell (Oracle), Lars Thalmann (Oracle), Mats Kindahl (Oracle)
Average rating: ***..
(3.57, 7 ratings)
The binary log is a critical part of replication, but it can also be used for point-in-time recovery and auditing purposes. In this session, we present a thorough description of the binary log structure, the replication events, and how to use the mysqlbinlog tool to investigate and work with the contents of binary logs. Read more.
Kentoku SHIBA (WildGrowth), Daniel Saito (MySQL)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 3 ratings)
Spider and Vertical Partitioning Storage Engine will be introduced by Giuseppe in this Conference. In this session, I'll introduce some additional tips for joinable database sharding using Spider and Vertical Partitioning. Read more.
Robert Hodges (Continuent.com), Jay Pipes (Rackspace Cloud)
Average rating: ***..
(3.20, 5 ratings)
Replication is big news and not just because of built-in replication from MySQL itself. Projects like Drizzle, Tungsten, and Galera are changing the replication game with higher speed and greater flexibility than ever before. Join Jay Pipes (Drizzle Replication API) and Robert Hodges (Tungsten Clustering) for a tour of the new replication solutions and how they can help your applications. Read more.
Products and Services
Location: Ballroom H
Santosh Janardhan (Facebook), Mark Konetchy (Facebook), Ryan Thiessen (Facebook)
Database operations gets interesting when it involves several thousand databases, a high-profile site and you have a small core team of DBAs. Among other things, we will give a high-level overview of Facebook database architecture, Backup (and recovery) strategy and the mysql upgrade process. Read more.
Replication and Scale-Out
Location: Ballroom A
Seppo Jaakola (Codership), Alexey Yurchenko (Codership)
Average rating: ***..
(3.20, 5 ratings)
Galera is emerging synchronous multi-master replication method, providing tightly coupled InnoDB clustering solution. Galera has nice features like: * High Availability - no lost transactions * Performance - scalability even with 100% write rate * Transparency - direct MySQL connections MySQL/Galera 0.7 is production-ready GA release Read more.
Architecture and Technology
Location: Ballroom D
John Russell (Oracle Corporation), Calvin Sun (Twitter)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 1 rating)
InnoDB Hot Backup is the ideal solution for online backups of InnoDB tables in MySQL databases, as well as for backups of MyISAM tables. At this session, you will learn how InnoDB Hot Backup works, and how to develop a backup strategy using the Hot Backup utility. Read more.
Sarah Sproehnle (Cloudera, Inc.), Chris Schneider (Ning.com)
Average rating: ***..
(3.56, 9 ratings)
This talk is for those that know the basics of replication but want to take it to another level. We will show you how replication can solve complicated problems, give you better performance, and avoid excess downtime. Read more.
Location: Ballroom EFGH
Average rating: ****.
(4.67, 3 ratings)
If you had five minutes on stage what would you say? What if you only got 20 slides and they rotated automatically after 15 seconds? Would you pitch a project? Launch a web site? Teach a hack? We’re going to find out when we try our first Ignite event at MySQL Conference & Expo. Read more.
Location: Ballroom Foyer
Birds of a Feather (BoF) sessions provide face-to-face exposure to those interested in the same projects and concepts. BoFs can be organized for individual projects or broader topics (best practices, open data, standards). BoFs are entirely up to you. We post your topic online and onsite and provide the space and time. You provide the engaging topic. Read more.
Location: Ballroom D
Moderated by: Mike Frank
This BoF is for for DBAs interested in MySQL Backup and Recovery tools, strategies, methods, and other options. Here's a great opportunity to ask the backup team questions or provide feedback and ideas. Come meet the MySQL Backup Team of experts on InnoDB Hotbackup, mysqldump, mysqlhotcopy, replication and more. Read more.
Location: Bayshore
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 1 rating)
Open Space for MySQL Participants 2010, a community organized event designed to share and improve the essential skills required to participate in collaborative, free and open online projects. The event features a mix of educational presentations and hands-on coaching from experts in participatory communities. MySQL Open Space attendance is free with an Expo Hall pass. Read more.
Keynote
Location: Ballroom EFGH
Kaj Arnö (SkySQL Ab)
Average rating: ***..
(3.16, 19 ratings)
In a complement to Edward Screven's opening keynote, Kaj will interpret the state of the MySQL community and the happenings of the MySQL Conference in a language familiar to those whose business has grown up with MySQL. What has changed already, what will change soon, and what won't change with Oracle as the steward of MySQL? Read more.
Mark Callaghan (Facebook), Ryan Mack (Facebook), Ryan McElroy (Facebook)
Average rating: ****.
(4.06, 18 ratings)
Facebook runs MySQL on commodity servers. Commodity servers have become extremely fast. Learn about the methods we use to identify performance bottlenecks in MySQL and the projects we have completed or started to keep pace with hardware advances. Read more.
Replication and Scale-Out
Location: Ballroom E
Danil Zburivsky (The Pythian Group)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 3 ratings)
Are you ensuring that a slave has the same data is the same as its master? Using mk-table-checksum from Ma'atkit as the basic tool, we will show you how to check that your data is in sync -- in a non-invasive way. We will share the tricks, tips and gotchas we have learned deploying this method in several different environments and schemas. Read more.
Peter Zaitsev (Percona Inc)
Average rating: **...
(2.67, 3 ratings)
When it is time to choose a High-Availability solution for MySQL, the number of solutions can lead to confusion. This session will help you make sense of replication, Cluster, DRBD and more. Read more.
Chuck Bell (Oracle), Mats Kindahl (Oracle)
Average rating: **...
(2.00, 1 rating)
Have you outgrown your data infrastructure or need to leverage more powerful computing hardware but don't have the budget to build your own information technology solutions? If you find yourself wondering how you can afford more powerful database systems but only need them for a limited timeframe, this session will give you the information you need to access and use MySQL in a cloud environment. Read more.
General
Location: Ballroom G
Mats Kindahl (Oracle), Lars Thalmann (Oracle)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 5 ratings)
Replication is a versatile tool to use in your toolbox. It can be used to solve many problems modern web architectures, as well as various ways to simplify maintenance. Read more.
Architecture and Technology
Location: Ballroom B
Konstantin Osipov (MySQL), Peter Gulutzan (MySQL AB)
Average rating: **...
(2.00, 2 ratings)
A demo of downloadable publicly available as-of-April-2010 MySQL alphas + betas. Read more.
Location: Ballroom Foyer
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 2 ratings)
Take the opportunity to network one last time at this closing event, enjoy ice cream and refreshments. Say thank you and exchange contact information until next year. Read more.
  • Oracle
  • Monty Program
  • Calpont
  • Facebook
  • Gear6
  • Infobright, Inc
  • JasperSoft
  • Joyent
  • Kickfire
  • NorthScale, Inc.
  • Percona
  • Schooner Information Technology
  • Solid Quality Mentors (SolidQ)
  • Intel
  • Pentaho
  • Linux Pro Magazine

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