Michael McFadden

Michael McFadden
Sr. Software Architect, Sciencelogic.com

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Michael “Flip” McFadden earned his degree in Computer Science from Appalachian State University in 2000 and was hired on by the university to support the NASA Nearby Stars Survey as a Research Assistant and Data Reduction Specialist. He went on to earn his Linux Professionals Institute Level 1 certification in April 2004, and earned his MySQL 5.0 Certified Developer in May of 2008. Michael currently works for ScienceLogic as a Sr. Software Architect and can occasionally be found trolling on the #mysql IRC channel as ‘flipmcf’.


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Any application with frequent polling and extensive archiving needs has run into the situation of ‘too much data’. Tables become huge and unsearchable, performance goes down, and over time the cost to store this data adds up. This session covers data smoothing techniques including SQL query side solutions that reduce resolution for data archival storage for more efficient application performance. Read more.

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