Personal schedule for Dennis Allard

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Location: Ballroom E
Giuseppe Maxia (Continuent)
Average rating: ****.
(4.80, 5 ratings)
MySQL replication is the backbone of web scalability principles. This tutorial tells you how to go beyond the basics, to using MySQL replication more productively, by combining existing techniques and adopting new ones. After covering the basics, we will explore failover techniques, several performance boosting tricks, and emerging technologies that you can adopt in house and in the cloud. Read more.
Location: Ballroom D
Justin Swanhart (Percona), Ryan Lowe (Percona), Baron Schwartz (VividCortex)
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 8 ratings)
This tutorial focuses on the diagnostic tools you can turn to when confronted with an unexplained performance problem. Tools explained include iostat, vmstat, and mk-query-digest. The emphasis is on practical usage under pressure, and less on performance theory. Read more.
Ori Herrnstadt (FoundationDB)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 3 ratings)
Complex normalized schemas can make database systems slow and inefficient. This presentation explores a storage layer that eliminates most joins in such systems by pre-joining the data. Data in this storage layer can be accessed using an object API without the overhead of an object-relational mapping layer. It can also be accessed using standard SQL for efficient complex multi-table reporting. Read more.
Products and Services
Location: Ballroom H
Itamar Haber (Xeround)
mysql> EXPLAIN SELECT * FROM CLOUDSQLDB WHERE Availability=’always’ AND Scale=’auto’ AND COUNT (CloudProviders)>1; Come see a live demonstration of a highly-available and scalable cloud database – with self-healing, auto-scaling and pay-per-use – all with a click of a button. Read more.
Cloud Computing
Location: Ballroom A
Walt Jones (SEOmoz)
Moving rarely accessed data out of your main database can have a big impact on speed and cost. This session covers techniques to analyze the granularity of your data and implement an archival strategy that allows you to recall archived data on demand. Read more.
David Stokes (Oracle)
Average rating: **...
(2.50, 2 ratings)
Need quick ad-hoc reports with sharp graphics from you MySQL instances? There are several open source reporting tools from Penatho, Actuate, Jaspersoft and others that can make a DBAs lies much easier. This session covers the more popular reporting tools and reommendations for for their use in your environment. Read more.
Ivan Zoratti (SkySQL)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 2 ratings)
MySQL ubiquity is expanding from the online world to many other areas. Data Warehousing is one of the hottest and fast growing sectors for MySQL, due to its reduced TCO and ease of use. In this session we will present what's new in the DW market around MySQL and how MySQL Server can be used to achieve success in Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence, OLAP and Reporting Projects. Read more.
Venu Anuganti (ScaleIN)
Average rating: *....
(1.00, 1 rating)
This is a DBA or Data Architect perspective session which covers designing MySQL as data warehouse solution to handle tera bytes of data which compromises OLTP, ETL, OLAP and reporting Read more.
Marius Moscovici (Metric Insights Inc.), Steffan Mejia (Linden Lab)
This presentation provides architectural guidance, design patterns, and specific suggestions for deploying and administering Data Warehouses using Mysql. It is based on lessons learned building and operating a Multi-Terabyte Mysql 5 Data warehouse over a period of 5 years. Read more.
Justin Swanhart (Percona), Ryan Lowe (Percona)
Average rating: ****.
(4.67, 3 ratings)
This talk describes using summary tables to improve application performance. It focuses on Flexviews, an open source toolkit based on MySQL stored procedures. Flexviews maintains summary tables and supports joins and aggregation. I'll show at a high level how Flexviews works and how it can be used to improve application performance. Examples will be provided for both OLTP and OLAP workloads. Read more.
Darpan Dinker (Schooner Information Technology, Inc.), Brian O’Krafka (Schooner Information Technology)
Most MySQL deployments use some form of replication. Whether the reason is availability, scalability, backup, disaster recovery or archiving, understanding the performance characterization and trade-offs is critical to design and planning. If you have always wondered when and why to choose async/semi-sync/sync MySQL replication, DRBD or other interoperable technologies, this session is for you. 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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