Maria: The New Transactional Storage Engine for MySQL

Michael Widenius (Monty Program Ab)
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(3.25, 4 ratings)

The talk describes the following aspects of Maria:

  • Goals of Maria
  • Overall design
  • Structure of data on disk
  • How MVCC (Multi-Version Concurrency Control) is implemented
  • How blobs are handled
  • Row locking and escalation
  • Roadmap (current and future)
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Michael Widenius

Monty Program Ab

Founder of MySQL AB

Original author & architect of the MySQL server

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