Igor Babaev
Sr Lead Engineer, MySQL

Igor joined MySQL in 2002 after several years of work at Raima/Centura on different SQL processors. In 2003 he headed a group of developers focusing on optimizer problems. Igor is the author of pipeline implementation for nested outer joins. He also has implemented a full set of optimizations based on equality predicates.


Igor Babaev (MySQL)
Batched Key Access is an advanced technique that is able to speed up the execution of queries with multitable joins to the factor of 5 and more. Read more.
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