Phil Hildebrand
Sr. DBA, thePlatform

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Phil Hildebrand has been working with a wide variety of database platforms including MySQL, Oracle, Informix, and SQLServer since 1989.

Early in his career Phil was a UNIX systems programmer writing lexical analyzers for phone book pagination systems, which lead him into database design and development.

Currently Phil focuses on scaling large OLTP database systems on both UNIX and Windows operating systems.


Business and Case Studies
Location: Ballroom E Level: Novice
Phil Hildebrand (thePlatform), Ryan Thiessen (Facebook)
Have a look at how Big Fish Games and thePlatform are using MySQL Enterprise Monitor 2.0 now to help tune and troubleshoot their applications. Read more.
Security and Database Administration
Location: Ballroom C Level: Intermediate
Phil Hildebrand (thePlatform)
Ever get frustrated because you can't enforce foreign key constraints between partitioned tables? Perhaps you'd like the ability to spread innodb partitions across multiple file systems / directories? During this session, we'll be looking at creative ways to use Triggers to get around a few of those annoying limitations, and what kind of impact they might have on your application in production. Read more.

Co-presented By:

O'Reilly Media MySQL/Sun Microsystems
  • Kickfire
  • Virident
  • Infobright, Inc
  • JasperSoft
  • Intel
  • Advanced Micro Devices
  • BIRT Exchange by Actuate
  • Calpont
  • Canonical
  • Continuent
  • Dolphin Interconnect Solutions
  • Facebook
  • HiT Software, Inc.
  • IBM
  • iDashboards
  • Oracle
  • Pentaho
  • R1Soft
  • Schooner Information Technology
  • SQLstream
  • Ticketmaster
  • Zmanda, Inc.
  • Linux Journal

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