Vadim Tkachenko

Vadim Tkachenko
CTO, Percona Inc

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Vadim Tkachenko is former MySQL performance engineer, currently running performance consulting company and blog Co-author of “High Performance MySQL”, 2nd edition book.


Vadim Tkachenko (Percona Inc), Ewen Fortune (Percona)
InnoDB is well-known and popular, but naturally there's room for improvement. There are many hard-coded constants – what happens if we turn them into command-line parameters? InnoDB is also incredibly complex, with a lot going on under the covers. What algorithms can we change to make InnoDB faster and more scalable, especially on modern hardware? Read more.

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