Personal schedule for Andy Parsons

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Location: Ballroom EFGH
Please note: This and all other keynotes will be live streamed and recorded.
Tomas Ulin (Oracle), Duleepa Wijayawardhana (Empire Avenue)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 17 ratings)
Join Tomas Ulin, Oracle’s Vice President of MySQL Engineering, as he summarizes MySQL’s first year under Oracle’s stewardship, discusses the current and ongoing engagement with the MySQL user community and offers insights into future roadmaps and commitment to MySQL products. Read more.
Tags: ec2
Anders Karlsson (Recorded Future)
Average rating: ***..
(3.50, 2 ratings)
Does it really work well to have large amount of data on Amazon EC2? Yes it does, but it does require some careful thinking and testing. EC2 is not like your standard Linux box when in terms of cabability of sustaining a high load and large amounts of data. But it can sure be done, but in a different way. This talk is about what Recorded Future has experienced when working with EC2. Read more.
John Smiley (
Average rating: **...
(2.14, 7 ratings)
Amazon engineers share experiences managing a large fleet of MySQL databases. Read more.
Architecture and Technology
Location: Ballroom A
Jeremy Zawodny (
Average rating: ***..
(3.22, 9 ratings)
This talk will discuss the ongoing evolution of data storage at Craigslist, starting from a homogeneous one-size fits all "MySQL everywhere" approach and moving toward a heterogeneous environment that considers our real data and performance needs and the plethora of tools available today (including Redis, MongoDB, MySQL, and Sphinx). Read more.
Andy Parsons (
As CTO of, and in my new stealth company, I've seen my share of challenging scenarios keeping a very busy PostgreSQL-based startup online and responsive during tremendous growth. EC2 + PostgreSQL + PostGIS + no downtime. Others can probably learn from my battle scars! Read more.
  • EnterpriseDB
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Clustrix
  • Continuent
  • Facebook
  • HTI Consultoria e Tecnologia
  • Monty Program
  • Percona
  • Rackspace Hosting
  • Schooner Information Technology
  • SkySQL
  • Xeround

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