How to Choose High Availability Solutions for MySQL

MySQL Cluster and High Availability
Location: Ballroom F Audience level: Intermediate
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When it is time to choose a High-Availability solution for MySQL, the number of solutions can lead to confusion. This session will help you make sense of it all. The various HA solutions for MySQL will be presented and the following criteria will be considered:

  • potential in terms of availability
  • complexity
  • limitations
  • potential for scalability

The solutions that will be covered are: Replication, Heartbeat/SAN, Heartbeat/DRBD and NDB Cluster. Hybrid solutions, and using a mix of solutions will also be discussed.

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Peter Zaitsev

Percona LLC

Peter co-founded Percona in 2006, assuming the role of CEO. Percona is the only company that delivers enterprise-class solutions for both MySQLⓇ and MongoDBⓇ across traditional and cloud-based platforms. Percona has been on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing companies since 2013. Back in 2000s Peter was an early employee at MySQL AB, eventually leading the company’s High Performance Group. A serial entrepreneur, Peter co-founded his first startup while attending Moscow State University where he majored in Computer Science.

As CEO of Percona, Peter enjoys mixing business leadership with hands on technical expertise. Peter is co-author of High Performance MySQL published by O’Reilly, one of the most popular books on MySQL performance. Peter blogs regularly on Percona Performance Blog and speaks frequently at conferences all over the world. Peter lives in North Carolina with his wife and two children. In his spare time, Peter enjoys travel and spending time outdoors.

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