MySQL Conference & Expo 2011 Schedule

Below are the confirmed and scheduled talks at MySQLConf 2011 (schedule subject to change).

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Topics

Ballroom A
Add Mastering MySQL, MariaDB and Drizzle Plugin Development to your personal schedule
9:00am Mastering MySQL, MariaDB and Drizzle Plugin Development Sergei Golubchik (MariaDB), Andrew Hutchings (Hewlett-Packard)
Ballroom B
Add DBA day to your personal schedule
9:00am DBA day Max Mether (SkySQL Ab)
Ballroom C
Add Horizontal Scaling using PostgreSQL 9 to your personal schedule
9:00am Horizontal Scaling using PostgreSQL 9 Josh Berkus (PostgreSQL Experts, Inc.)
1:30pm TBC
Ballroom E
Add MySQL Replication Advanced Techniques to your personal schedule
9:00am MySQL Replication Advanced Techniques Giuseppe Maxia (Continuent)
1:30pm TBC
Ballroom D
Add Linux and H/W optimizations for MySQL to your personal schedule
9:00am Linux and H/W optimizations for MySQL Yoshinori Matsunobu (DeNA)
Add Diagnosing and Fixing MySQL Performance Problems to your personal schedule
1:30pm Diagnosing and Fixing MySQL Performance Problems Justin Swanhart (Percona), Ryan Lowe (Percona), Baron Schwartz (VividCortex)
Ballroom F
Add The Memcached Tutorial to your personal schedule
9:00am The Memcached Tutorial Brian Aker (HP), Alan Kasindorf (Six Apart)
Add Testing LAMP Applications to your personal schedule
1:30pm Testing LAMP Applications Sebastian Bergmann (thePHP.cc)
Ballroom G
Ballroom H
Add MySQL Cluster Tutorial to your personal schedule
9:00am MySQL Cluster Tutorial Max Mether (SkySQL Ab), Joffrey Michaie (SkySQL Ab), Johan Andersson (Severalnines)
Add Learn how to cure MySQL replication deprivation with Tungsten! to your personal schedule
1:30pm Learn how to cure MySQL replication deprivation with Tungsten! Robert Hodges (Continuent.com), Edward Archibald (Continuent)
12:30pm Lunch
Room: Pool Area & Santa Clara Ballroom
9:00am-5:00pm (8h) Tutorial
Mastering MySQL, MariaDB and Drizzle Plugin Development
Sergei Golubchik (MariaDB) et al
MySQL Plugins - first introduced in 5.1 - are server extensions that can be loaded into the running MySQL on the fly, without restart. This tutorial will teach what tasks can be solved with plugins, what a plugin consists of, and how to write a plugin that helps with your specific problem. Basic C/C++ and MySQL knowledge is expected, but no deep familiarity with either is required.
9:00am-5:00pm (8h) Tutorial
DBA day
Max Mether (SkySQL Ab)
Learn everything there is to know about being a MySQL DBA in 1 day. this full day tutorial will teach you all the most important topics of being a MySQL DBA. At the same time it will prepare you for the MySQL DBA certification. Topics included in the tutorial are: Storage Engines, Backups, Server Architecture, Resource Usage, Optimisation, Security, Replication, Monitoring & Troubleshooting etc.
9:00am-12:30pm (3h 30m) Tutorial
Horizontal Scaling using PostgreSQL 9
Josh Berkus (PostgreSQL Experts, Inc.)
Want to really scale PostgreSQL using the new binary replication? Learn how to set up hot standby, streaming replication, failover, non-persistant databases and cloning to scale PostgreSQL 9 for reads.
1:30pm-5:00pm (3h 30m)
Session
To be confirmed
9:00am-12:30pm (3h 30m) Tutorial
MySQL Replication Advanced Techniques
Giuseppe Maxia (Continuent)
MySQL replication is the backbone of web scalability principles. This tutorial tells you how to go beyond the basics, to using MySQL replication more productively, by combining existing techniques and adopting new ones. After covering the basics, we will explore failover techniques, several performance boosting tricks, and emerging technologies that you can adopt in house and in the cloud.
1:30pm-5:00pm (3h 30m)
Session
To be confirmed
9:00am-12:30pm (3h 30m) Tutorial
Linux and H/W optimizations for MySQL
Yoshinori Matsunobu (DeNA)
Choosing right Hardware components, configuring them properly, and optimizing Linux settings are very important for MySQL and other database server deployments. But they are frequently overlooked. Learning best practices will certainly improve performance and stability. Do you want to learn these best practices? This three-hour tutorial is for you.
1:30pm-5:00pm (3h 30m) Tutorial
Diagnosing and Fixing MySQL Performance Problems
Justin Swanhart (Percona) et al
This tutorial focuses on the diagnostic tools you can turn to when confronted with an unexplained performance problem. Tools explained include iostat, vmstat, and mk-query-digest. The emphasis is on practical usage under pressure, and less on performance theory.
9:00am-12:30pm (3h 30m) Tutorial
The Memcached Tutorial
Brian Aker (HP) et al
Back by popular demand we have the Memcached tutorial. Come learn about what is new and exciting in the world of Memcached.
1:30pm-5:00pm (3h 30m) Tutorial
Testing LAMP Applications
Sebastian Bergmann (thePHP.cc)
LAMP applications are used more and more to perform enterprise-critical tasks. Given by the creator of PHPUnit, this tutorial shows the audience how to efficiently test LAMP applications with PHPUnit and its DbUnit extension.
9:00am-12:30pm (3h 30m) Tutorial
Scaling Applications with Caching, Sharding and Replication
Peter Zaitsev (Percona Inc)
This is updated and revised version of tutorial done at MySQL Conference 2010
1:30pm-5:00pm (3h 30m) Tutorial
Innodb and XtraDB Architecture and Performance Optimization
Peter Zaitsev (Percona Inc)
This talk is about Innodb and XtraDB architecture with focus on architecture aspects important for performance optimization. We will also look into tuning Innodb settings as well as designing database schema and application to take advantage of architecture.
9:00am-12:30pm (3h 30m) Tutorial
MySQL Cluster Tutorial
Max Mether (SkySQL Ab) et al
This Cluster Tutorial guides DBAs and other mere mortals into the world of MySQL Cluster. At the end of the session you will have started your own cluster on your laptop and be able to administer and manage it as needed. You will also be able to create and install new clusters at ease. More advanced topics such as performance tuning and common pitfalls and best practices will also be showcased.
1:30pm-5:00pm (3h 30m) Tutorial
Learn how to cure MySQL replication deprivation with Tungsten!
Robert Hodges (Continuent.com) et al
MySQL replication deprivation is a common condition that occurs when you encounter problems built-in MySQL replication cannot solve. Do you need automatic master promotion, ability to replicate to PostgreSQL or Oracle, multi-master/multi-source replication, parallel slave apply, or built-in consistency checking?
12:30pm-1:30pm (1h)
Break: Lunch
  • EnterpriseDB
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Clustrix
  • Continuent
  • Facebook
  • HTI Consultoria e Tecnologia
  • Monty Program
  • Percona
  • Rackspace Hosting
  • Schooner Information Technology
  • SkySQL
  • Xeround

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