MySQL Empowers Mission-critical Financial System

Architecture and Technology, Business and Case Studies
Location: Ballroom G Level: Novice

In this session, you will learn how Japanese SIer succeeded use MySQL as core database of financial system and what are key points of designing mission critical system with MySQL.

Nomura Research Institute (NRI), Japanese systems integrator which is former subsidiary of Nomura Securities, has strength in financial systems. NRI developed ASP service for fund managers in bank, securities firms and asset management companies. This ASP provides functions including positions, executions and capital management. Cost effective solution was required for small-start and grow-huge ASP.

  • over 1TB data
  • 200 transactions per second
    Stability of database software and high availability are also important
    for financial systems.

After various tests of MySQL comparing with proprietary database under the same conditions, NRI found that MySQL has same or even higher performance, stability and
software quality.
For high availability, NRI implemented MySQL with commercial clustering
software and shared disk.

Key benefits;
In the result, NRI could save over 80% of TCO, including cost of
expanding system to handle growing number of transactions and users.

Ryusuke Kajiyama

Sun Microsystems / MySQL

Ryusuke is as MySQL Senior Evangelist, APAC with Sun Microsystems based in Japan, responsible for pre-sales activities, covering all Asia including GC, HK and India. He also work as certified MySQL instructor, delivering trainings in those regions.

Prior to joining Sun (MySQL), he worked as Systems Consultant at Nomura Research Institute, Japan’s largest consulting firm, working on systems design of mission critical enterprise systems utilizing open source software. Major customers are Nomura Securities, E*Trade Japan, Seven-Eleven, Japan Post, and Nikkei Inc. He is well-versed in both business and technology of open source software.

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