MySQL Conference & Expo 2011 Keynotes

Brian Aker

Brian Aker
Fellow, HP

Brian has spent his life working on the details of how to build and scale out
systems. He is currently working on a new MicroKernel designed MySQL
called Drizzle and is building the plumbing required for a new... Read More.

10:00am Wednesday, 04/13/2011
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. Full Details
Ed Boyajian

Ed Boyajian
President & CEO, EnterpriseDB

Before joining EnterpriseDB, Ed spent six years at Red Hat®, Inc., the world’s leading open source solutions provider, most recently serving as vice president and general manager of North America. Before that, he was vice president of Red Hat’s global... Read More.

9:40am Tuesday, 04/12/2011
In the State of the Elephant keynote, Ed Boyajian, CEO of EnterpriseDB, and Bruce Momjian, Co-Founder of The Global PostgreSQL Development Group, will present an overview of the PostgreSQL Community. Full Details
Jeremy Cole

Jeremy Cole
DBA Team Lead, MySQL Architect , Twitter

Jeremy Cole is the DBA Team Lead and MySQL Architect at Twitter.

3:50pm Thursday, 04/14/2011
Keynote by Jeremy Cole, DBA Team Lead and MySQL Architect, Twitter. Full Details
Mårten Mickos

Mårten Mickos
CEO, Eucalyptus Systems

Marten Mickos is CEO of Eucalyptus Systems, the company behind the
Eucalyptus open source cloud platform. Previously Marten was CEO of
MySQL AB for seven years and led the Database Group at Sun
Microsystems.

Mickos... Read More.

9:30am Wednesday, 04/13/2011
Elasticity is a key characteristic of public, private and hybrid clouds. Virtual machines can be spun up and spun down at a moment's notice. But how do databases behave in clouds? Full Details
Bruce Momjian

Bruce Momjian
Postgres Community Leader, EnterpriseDB

Bruce Momjian is a co-founder of the PostgreSQL Global Development Group, and has worked on PostgreSQL since 1996. He is the author of PostgreSQL: Introduction and Concepts, published by Addison-Wesley. Bruce is employed by EnterpriseDB. Previously, he was employed by... Read More.

9:40am Tuesday, 04/12/2011
In the State of the Elephant keynote, Ed Boyajian, CEO of EnterpriseDB, and Bruce Momjian, Co-Founder of The Global PostgreSQL Development Group, will present an overview of the PostgreSQL Community. Full Details
Mike Olson

Mike Olson
CSO and Chairman, Cloudera

Mike Olson co-founded Cloudera in 2008 and served as its CEO until 2013, when he took on his current role of chief strategy officer (CSO.) As CSO, Mike is responsible for Cloudera’s product strategy, open source leadership,... Read More.

9:30am Thursday, 04/14/2011
The meteoric growth of MySQL through the 1990s and 2000s were marked by some big in the enterprise database market -- a willingness to adopt open source software for critical business applications, and the emergence of a new class of database-backed web applications that needed a simpler, cheaper and more flexible storage model than the established vendors provided. Full Details
Baron Schwartz

Baron Schwartz
CEO, VividCortex

Baron Schwartz is the Chief Performance Architect at Percona. He is the lead author of High Performance MySQL, and creator of Maatkit.

9:00am Thursday, 04/14/2011
The last few years have brought technological and market shifts that have disrupted open-source databases. These include cloud computing, solid-state storage, non-SQL databases, and MySQL's acquisition. In this keynote presentation, Baron Schwartz will discuss the new reality that faces open-source database users and developers. Full Details
Tomas Ulin

Tomas Ulin
VP, MySQL Engineering, Oracle

Tomas Ulin has been working with the MySQL Database team since 2003, and is currently employed by Oracle, based in Sweden. He is Vice President for the MySQL Engineering team, responsible for the development of the MySQL related software products... Read More.

9:00am Tuesday, 04/12/2011
Join Tomas Ulin, Oracle’s Vice President of MySQL Engineering, as he summarizes MySQL’s first year under Oracle’s stewardship, discusses the current and ongoing engagement with the MySQL user community and offers insights into future roadmaps and commitment to MySQL products. Full Details
Michael Widenius

Michael Widenius
CEO, Monty Program Ab

Founder of MySQL AB.
Original author & architect of the MySQL server.
Founder and CEO of Monty Program Ab and creator of MariaDB. Founder of the Open Database Alliance.

9:00am Wednesday, 04/13/2011
Monty, the co-founder of MySQL and now project lead of MariaDB, discusses what MariaDB is all about. MariaDB is now 2 years old, and has made 2 releases in 2010. He’ll also present an overview of the future of this community developed branch of the MySQL database. Full Details

Duleepa Wijayawardhana
CEO, Empire Avenue

9:00am Tuesday, 04/12/2011
Join Tomas Ulin, Oracle’s Vice President of MySQL Engineering, as he summarizes MySQL’s first year under Oracle’s stewardship, discusses the current and ongoing engagement with the MySQL user community and offers insights into future roadmaps and commitment to MySQL products. Full Details
  • 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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