A walk through of all of the different HA choices, with a focus on being very clear about the strengths and weaknesses of each choice to help people pick the right one for their situation. There isn’t one Silver Bullet that solves everyone’s problems, and we’ll convey that as well.
What we will not cover (except where we have not choice) is scale out or load balancing. That’s a bit out of scope and makes the conversation more difficult. We want pre-sales types and n00bs to be able to come out of the talk more informed.
Specific tech to look at:Cluster Management: RH Cluster Manager Heartbeat v1 Heartbeat v2 MySQL Cluster MMM Data Management: MySQL Cluster DRBD Replication Continuent uni/cluster
Monty Taylor runs developer automation for the OpenStack project, including the developer tooling, continuous integration and automation systems. Monty is also a core developer on the Drizzle project and was a Senior Consultant for MySQL, Inc. before they got gobbled up. He’s an expert in distributed systems and will bend your ear with stories of Burning Man if you let him.
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