Schedule

Below are the confirmed and scheduled talks at MySQL Conference & Expo 2008 (schedule subject to change).

Ballroom A
Add Testing PHP/MySQL Applications with PHPUnit/DbUnit to your personal schedule
10:50am Sessions
Testing PHP/MySQL Applications with PHPUnit/DbUnit Sebastian Bergmann (thePHP.cc)
Add Advanced .NET and MySQL to your personal schedule
11:55am Sessions
Advanced .NET and MySQL Jeffrey McManus (Approver.com)
Add Memcached and MySQL to your personal schedule
2:00pm Sessions
Memcached and MySQL Brian Aker (MySQL)
Add Beyond SQL and ORM: Object-oriented MySQL Querying in PHP to your personal schedule
3:05pm Sessions
Beyond SQL and ORM: Object-oriented MySQL Querying in PHP Mike Ho (Quasidea Development)
Add MySQL Cluster and Java (and python, and ruby, and...) to your personal schedule
5:15pm Sessions
MySQL Cluster and Java (and python, and ruby, and...) Monty Taylor (HP)
Ballroom B
Add MySQL Workbench: The Ultimate Database Design Tool for Developers to your personal schedule
10:50am Sessions
MySQL Workbench: The Ultimate Database Design Tool for Developers Michael G. Zinner (Sun Microsystems)
Add The Future of MySQL: What You Need to Know About What's Coming to your personal schedule
11:55am Sessions
The Future of MySQL: What You Need to Know About What's Coming Robin Schumacher (Sun/MySQL), Rob Young (Oracle/MySQL )
Add Best Practices for Database Administrators to your personal schedule
2:00pm Sessions
Best Practices for Database Administrators Sheeri K. Cabral (Mozilla Foundation)
3:05pm Sessions
TBC
Add Disaster is Inevitable—Are You Prepared?  to your personal schedule
4:25pm Sessions
Disaster is Inevitable—Are You Prepared? Frank Mashraqi (Opportunities)
Add Backup and Recovery Basics to your personal schedule
5:15pm Sessions
Backup and Recovery Basics Kai Voigt (Sun Microsystems)
Ballroom C
Add MySQL Online Backup: An In-depth Introduction to your personal schedule
10:50am Sessions
MySQL Online Backup: An In-depth Introduction Chuck Bell (Oracle)
Add The Lost Art of the Self Join to your personal schedule
11:55am Sessions
The Lost Art of the Self Join Beat Vontobel (MeteoNews AG)
Add From SQL to NDB API and the MySQL Cluster Data Nodes and Back Again to your personal schedule
2:00pm From SQL to NDB API and the MySQL Cluster Data Nodes and Back Again Stewart Smith (Percona), Monty Taylor (HP)
Add High Availability Landscape of MySQL to your personal schedule
3:05pm Sessions
High Availability Landscape of MySQL Monty Taylor (HP)
Add Past, Present, and Future of the MySQL Plugin API to your personal schedule
4:25pm Sessions
Past, Present, and Future of the MySQL Plugin API Sergei Golubchik (MariaDB)
5:15pm Sessions
TBC
Ballroom D
Add Performance Guide for MySQL Cluster to your personal schedule
10:50am Sessions
Performance Guide for MySQL Cluster Mikael Ronstrom (MySQL)
Add Replication for Dummies to your personal schedule
11:55am Sessions
Replication for Dummies Patrick Galbraith (Hewlett Packard)
Add EXPLAIN Demystified to your personal schedule
2:00pm Sessions
EXPLAIN Demystified Baron Schwartz (VividCortex)
Add Migrating from PostgreSQL to MySQL at Cocolog, Japan's Largest Blog Community to your personal schedule
4:25pm Migrating from PostgreSQL to MySQL at Cocolog, Japan's Largest Blog Community Naoto Yokoyama (NIFTY Corporation), Kenji Hirohama (Sumisho Computer Systems Corp.), Lisa Phillips (Six Apart), Garth Webb (Six Apart)
Add 0 to 60 in 3.1 to your personal schedule
5:15pm Sessions
0 to 60 in 3.1 Tyler Carlton (LimeWire), Cory Sessions (Nexation, Inc.)
Ballroom G
Add Multi-terabyte MySQL Data Warehouses? Absolutely! to your personal schedule
10:50am Sessions
Multi-terabyte MySQL Data Warehouses? Absolutely! Robin Schumacher (Sun/MySQL), Miriam Tuerk (Infobright Inc), Victoria Eastwood (InfoBright Inc. )
Add MySQL Backups Go Near-continuous  to your personal schedule
11:55am Sessions
MySQL Backups Go Near-continuous David Wartell (R1Soft )
Add Crazy Data Formats and Multiple Data Sources? Taming Your Messy Mashups to your personal schedule
2:00pm Sessions
Crazy Data Formats and Multiple Data Sources? Taming Your Messy Mashups Kirstan Vandersluis (XAware, Inc.)
Add Speed Up Your LAMP Stack Applications with Dolphin Express to your personal schedule
3:05pm Sessions
Speed Up Your LAMP Stack Applications with Dolphin Express Einar Rustad (Dolphin Interconnect Solutions )
Add InnoDB: Fast, Reliable, Proven Transactional Storage for MySQL to your personal schedule
4:25pm Sessions
InnoDB: Fast, Reliable, Proven Transactional Storage for MySQL Heikki Tuuri (Innobase / Oracle Corp.), Ken Jacobs (Oracle / Innobase)
Add Web Operations: The Whole is Much More than the Sum of the Parts to your personal schedule
5:15pm Sessions
Web Operations: The Whole is Much More than the Sum of the Parts John Rowell (OpSource, Inc.)
Ballroom H
Add Web 2.0 Business Intelligence with JasperSoft to your personal schedule
10:50am Sessions
Web 2.0 Business Intelligence with JasperSoft Ian Fyfe (JasperSoft), Mary Flynn (Ten Pages)
Add Continuent Tungsten: Proxies on Steroids for HA and Performance! to your personal schedule
2:00pm Sessions
Continuent Tungsten: Proxies on Steroids for HA and Performance! Robert Hodges (Continuent.com)
Add MySQL Scaling & Performance on HP BladeSystem c-Class Servers to your personal schedule
3:05pm MySQL Scaling & Performance on HP BladeSystem c-Class Servers Daniel Stangel (HP Open Source Program Office), Bruce Huang (HP Open Source Middleware Stacks (OSMS))
Add MySQL, LINQ and the ADO.NET Entity Framework to your personal schedule
4:25pm Sessions
MySQL, LINQ and the ADO.NET Entity Framework Reggie Burnett (Oracle), David Sceppa (Microsoft Corporation)
Add How to Achieve Operational BI on a Budget to your personal schedule
5:15pm Sessions
How to Achieve Operational BI on a Budget Lance Walter (Pentaho Corporation)
Ballroom E
Add State of MySQL to your personal schedule
8:30am Morning Keynotes
Room: Ballroom E
State of MySQL Mårten Mickos (MySQL), Rich Green (Sun Microsystems, Inc)
Add Open Source: The Heart of the Network Economy to your personal schedule
9:05am Keynote
Room: Ballroom E
Open Source: The Heart of the Network Economy Jonathan Schwartz (Sun Microsystems)
Add A Head in the Cloud - The Power of Infrastructure as a Service to your personal schedule
9:40am Keynote
Room: Ballroom E
A Head in the Cloud - The Power of Infrastructure as a Service Werner Vogels (Amazon.com)
Add New Subquery Optimizations in MySQL 6.0 to your personal schedule
10:50am Sessions
New Subquery Optimizations in MySQL 6.0 Sergey Petrunia (MySQL)
Add Full Text Search with MySQL 5.1: New Features & How To to your personal schedule
11:55am Sessions
Full Text Search with MySQL 5.1: New Features & How To Alexander Rubin (MySQL)
Add Securing MySQL for a Security Audit to your personal schedule
2:00pm Sessions
Securing MySQL for a Security Audit Brian Miezejewski (MySQL)
Add Replication Tricks and Tips to your personal schedule
4:25pm Sessions
Replication Tricks and Tips Lars Thalmann (Oracle), Mats Kindahl (MySQL)
Add Tuesday Birds of a Feather Sessions (BoFs) to your personal schedule
7:30pm BoFs
Room: Ballroom Foyer
Tuesday Birds of a Feather Sessions (BoFs)
Ballroom F
Add Lessons Learned in Building a Highly Scalable MySQL Database to your personal schedule
10:50am Lessons Learned in Building a Highly Scalable MySQL Database Mariella Di Giacomo (The Hive), Daniel Chote (The Hive), Geoff Harrison (The Hive)
Add Practical MySQL for Web Applications to your personal schedule
11:55am Sessions
Practical MySQL for Web Applications Domas Mituzas (Facebook)
Add InnoDB: Status, Architecture, and New Features to your personal schedule
2:00pm Sessions
InnoDB: Status, Architecture, and New Features Heikki Tuuri (Innobase / Oracle Corp.), Ken Jacobs (Oracle / Innobase)
Add Investigating Innodb Scalability Limits to your personal schedule
3:05pm Sessions
Investigating Innodb Scalability Limits Peter Zaitsev (Percona LLC), Vadim Tkachenko (MySQLPerformanceBlog.com)
Add Exploring Amazon EC2 for Scale-out Applications to your personal schedule
4:25pm Sessions
Exploring Amazon EC2 for Scale-out Applications Morgan Tocker (Oracle), Carl Mercier (Defensio)
Add Services Oriented Architecture with PHP and MySQL to your personal schedule
5:15pm Sessions
Services Oriented Architecture with PHP and MySQL Joe Stump (SimpleGeo)
10:20am Break
Room: Exhibit Hall
3:50pm PM Break
Room: Exhibit Hall
Add Expo Hall Reception to your personal schedule
6:00pm Event
Room: Exhibit Hall
7:30am Continental Breakfast
Room: Mezzanine
12:40pm Lunch
Room: Pool Area
10:50am-11:50am (1h) Architecture and Technology, LAMP, PHP and MySQL
Testing PHP/MySQL Applications with PHPUnit/DbUnit
Sebastian Bergmann (thePHP.cc)
11:55am-12:40pm (45m) .NET/Windows, Web 2.0, Ajax, and Emerging Technologies
Advanced .NET and MySQL
Jeffrey McManus (Approver.com)
2:00pm-3:00pm (1h) Web 2.0, Ajax, and Emerging Technologies
Memcached and MySQL
Brian Aker (MySQL)
3:05pm-3:50pm (45m) Architecture and Technology, LAMP, PHP and MySQL
Beyond SQL and ORM: Object-oriented MySQL Querying in PHP
Mike Ho (Quasidea Development)
4:25pm-5:10pm (45m) Ruby and MySQL
Talk = Ruby + MySql.new(bie): An Introduction to Using MySQL with Ruby
Jeremy McAnally (Arcturo)
5:15pm-6:00pm (45m) Java, MySQL Cluster and High Availability, Ruby and MySQL
MySQL Cluster and Java (and python, and ruby, and...)
Monty Taylor (HP)
10:50am-11:50am (1h) .NET/Windows, Java, PHP and MySQL, Ruby and MySQL
MySQL Workbench: The Ultimate Database Design Tool for Developers
Michael G. Zinner (Sun Microsystems)
11:55am-12:40pm (45m) Architecture and Technology, General
The Future of MySQL: What You Need to Know About What's Coming
Robin Schumacher (Sun/MySQL), Rob Young (Oracle/MySQL )
2:00pm-3:00pm (1h) Security and Database Administration
Best Practices for Database Administrators
Sheeri K. Cabral (Mozilla Foundation)
3:05pm-3:50pm (45m)
Session: Sessions
To be confirmed
4:25pm-5:10pm (45m) Security and Database Administration
Disaster is Inevitable—Are You Prepared?
Frank Mashraqi (Opportunities)
5:15pm-6:00pm (45m) General, Security and Database Administration
Backup and Recovery Basics
Kai Voigt (Sun Microsystems)
10:50am-11:50am (1h) Architecture and Technology, General, Replication and Scale-Out, Security and Database Administration
MySQL Online Backup: An In-depth Introduction
Chuck Bell (Oracle)
11:55am-12:40pm (45m) General
The Lost Art of the Self Join
Beat Vontobel (MeteoNews AG)
2:00pm-3:00pm (1h) MySQL Cluster and High Availability
From SQL to NDB API and the MySQL Cluster Data Nodes and Back Again
Stewart Smith (Percona), Monty Taylor (HP)
3:05pm-3:50pm (45m) MySQL Cluster and High Availability
High Availability Landscape of MySQL
Monty Taylor (HP)
4:25pm-5:10pm (45m) Architecture and Technology
Past, Present, and Future of the MySQL Plugin API
Sergei Golubchik (MariaDB)
5:15pm-6:00pm (45m)
Session: Sessions
To be confirmed
10:50am-11:50am (1h) MySQL Cluster and High Availability, Performance Tuning and Benchmarks
Performance Guide for MySQL Cluster
Mikael Ronstrom (MySQL)
11:55am-12:40pm (45m) Replication and Scale-Out
Replication for Dummies
Patrick Galbraith (Hewlett Packard)
2:00pm-3:00pm (1h) Architecture and Technology, General, Performance Tuning and Benchmarks
EXPLAIN Demystified
Baron Schwartz (VividCortex)
3:05pm-3:50pm (45m) Architecture and Technology, Business and Case Studies, PHP and MySQL
Upgrading to Elegant and Versatile Database Architecture Using PHP5 Data Objects
Sigurd Magnusson (SilverStripe)
4:25pm-5:10pm (45m) Business and Case Studies, Migration, Replication and Scale-Out, Security and Database Administration, Web 2.0, Ajax, and Emerging Technologies
Migrating from PostgreSQL to MySQL at Cocolog, Japan's Largest Blog Community
Naoto Yokoyama (NIFTY Corporation), Kenji Hirohama (Sumisho Computer Systems Corp.), Lisa Phillips (Six Apart), Garth Webb (Six Apart)
5:15pm-6:00pm (45m) Architecture and Technology, Business and Case Studies, Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence, LAMP, Migration, MySQL Cluster and High Availability, Performance Tuning and Benchmarks
0 to 60 in 3.1
Tyler Carlton (LimeWire), Cory Sessions (Nexation, Inc.)
10:50am-11:50am (1h) Products & Services
Multi-terabyte MySQL Data Warehouses? Absolutely!
Robin Schumacher (Sun/MySQL), Miriam Tuerk (Infobright Inc), Victoria Eastwood (InfoBright Inc. )
11:55am-12:40pm (45m) Products & Services
MySQL Backups Go Near-continuous
David Wartell (R1Soft )
2:00pm-3:00pm (1h) Products & Services
Crazy Data Formats and Multiple Data Sources? Taming Your Messy Mashups
Kirstan Vandersluis (XAware, Inc.)
3:05pm-3:50pm (45m) Products & Services
Speed Up Your LAMP Stack Applications with Dolphin Express
Einar Rustad (Dolphin Interconnect Solutions )
4:25pm-5:10pm (45m) Products & Services
InnoDB: Fast, Reliable, Proven Transactional Storage for MySQL
Heikki Tuuri (Innobase / Oracle Corp.), Ken Jacobs (Oracle / Innobase)
5:15pm-6:00pm (45m) Products & Services
Web Operations: The Whole is Much More than the Sum of the Parts
John Rowell (OpSource, Inc.)
10:50am-11:50am (1h) Products & Services
Web 2.0 Business Intelligence with JasperSoft
Ian Fyfe (JasperSoft), Mary Flynn (Ten Pages)
11:55am-12:40pm (45m) Products & Services
Increase the Flexibility of MySQL-based SOA Frameworks with a Data Access Layer
Mike Frost (DataDirect)
2:00pm-3:00pm (1h) Products & Services
Continuent Tungsten: Proxies on Steroids for HA and Performance!
Robert Hodges (Continuent.com)
3:05pm-3:50pm (45m) Products & Services
MySQL Scaling & Performance on HP BladeSystem c-Class Servers
Daniel Stangel (HP Open Source Program Office), Bruce Huang (HP Open Source Middleware Stacks (OSMS))
4:25pm-5:10pm (45m) Products & Services
MySQL, LINQ and the ADO.NET Entity Framework
Reggie Burnett (Oracle), David Sceppa (Microsoft Corporation)
5:15pm-6:00pm (45m) Products & Services
How to Achieve Operational BI on a Budget
Lance Walter (Pentaho Corporation)
8:30am-9:05am (35m) Keynote
State of MySQL
Mårten Mickos (MySQL), Rich Green (Sun Microsystems, Inc)
9:05am-9:40am (35m) Keynote
Open Source: The Heart of the Network Economy
Jonathan Schwartz (Sun Microsystems)
9:40am-10:20am (40m) Keynote
A Head in the Cloud - The Power of Infrastructure as a Service
Werner Vogels (Amazon.com)
10:50am-11:50am (1h) Architecture and Technology
New Subquery Optimizations in MySQL 6.0
Sergey Petrunia (MySQL)
11:55am-12:40pm (45m) Architecture and Technology, Performance Tuning and Benchmarks
Full Text Search with MySQL 5.1: New Features & How To
Alexander Rubin (MySQL)
2:00pm-3:00pm (1h) Security and Database Administration
Securing MySQL for a Security Audit
Brian Miezejewski (MySQL)
3:05pm-3:50pm (45m) Storage Engine Development and Optimization
Dramatically Improving MySQL Database Performance in Data Warehouse Applications
Martin Farach-Colton (Tokutek)
4:25pm-5:10pm (45m) Architecture and Technology, Replication and Scale-Out
Replication Tricks and Tips
Lars Thalmann (Oracle), Mats Kindahl (MySQL)
5:15pm-6:00pm (45m) Architecture and Technology, Business and Case Studies, Replication and Scale-Out
Mitigating Replication Latency in a Distributed Application Environment
Jeff Freund (Clickability)
7:30pm-10:30pm (3h) Event
Tuesday Birds of a Feather Sessions (BoFs)
10:50am-11:50am (1h) Performance Tuning and Benchmarks
Lessons Learned in Building a Highly Scalable MySQL Database
Mariella Di Giacomo (The Hive), Daniel Chote (The Hive), Geoff Harrison (The Hive)
11:55am-12:40pm (45m) Web 2.0, Ajax, and Emerging Technologies
Practical MySQL for Web Applications
Domas Mituzas (Facebook)
2:00pm-3:00pm (1h) Architecture and Technology
InnoDB: Status, Architecture, and New Features
Heikki Tuuri (Innobase / Oracle Corp.), Ken Jacobs (Oracle / Innobase)
3:05pm-3:50pm (45m) Performance Tuning and Benchmarks
Investigating Innodb Scalability Limits
Peter Zaitsev (Percona LLC), Vadim Tkachenko (MySQLPerformanceBlog.com)
4:25pm-5:10pm (45m) General, Replication and Scale-Out, Web 2.0, Ajax, and Emerging Technologies
Exploring Amazon EC2 for Scale-out Applications
Morgan Tocker (Oracle), Carl Mercier (Defensio)
5:15pm-6:00pm (45m) Architecture and Technology, LAMP, PHP and MySQL, Web 2.0, Ajax, and Emerging Technologies
Services Oriented Architecture with PHP and MySQL
Joe Stump (SimpleGeo)
10:20am-10:50am (30m)
Break
3:50pm-4:25pm (35m)
Break: PM Break
6:00pm-7:30pm (1h 30m) Event
Break: Event
Visit the exhibitors, mingle with other attendees, and enjoy great refreshments and drinks at the evening reception.
7:30am-8:30am (1h)
Break: Continental Breakfast
12:40pm-2:00pm (1h 20m)
Break: Lunch
Sponsors
  • Kickfire
  • Zmanda, Inc.
  • Continuent
  • EDS
  • JasperSoft
  • Sun Microsystems
  • Symantec Anti-Virus Software
  • XAware
  • Data Direct Technologies
  • Dolphin Interconnect Solutions
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Infobright, Inc
  • Linagora
  • Microsoft
  • OpSource
  • Oracle
  • Pentaho
  • R1Soft
  • Red Hat
  • Ticketmaster
  • TechRepublic

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