Schedule: Products & Services sessions

Location: Ballroom G Level: Novice
Raj Cherabuddi (Kickfire), Steve Ketchpel (Mamasource)
Mamasource has a vibrant online community with 2 million members and hundreds of millions of rows of data. Explosive growth meant we were pushing the envelope on analytics. We required dramatic improvements in query performance, scalability and cost. Find out how Kickfire's appliance proved to be the magic we needed! Read more.
Location: Ballroom H Level: Novice
Ian Fyfe (JasperSoft), David Lutz (Infobright), Bruce Belvin (Monolith Software Solutions), Jay Webster (Quova)
In this joint presentation, Ian Fyfe, Senior Director of Product Management at Jaspersoft, and David Lutz, Director of Systems Engineering at Infobright, will discuss the evolution of the market and give real-world examples of end-to-end open source Business Intelligence solutions. Read more.
Location: Ballroom G Level: Novice
Ken Jacobs (Oracle / Innobase), Heikki Tuuri (Innobase / Oracle Corp.)
Average rating: ****.
(4.20, 10 ratings)
InnoDB has always had unique features to maximize performance and protect the integrity of your data. As hardware has evolved, InnoDB has been enhanced to take full advantage of modern multi-core, large memory platforms. Come learn about the special design features of InnoDB and the performance- and reliability-enhancing features recently introduced in the InnoDB Plugin. Read more.
Location: Ballroom H Level: Novice
Robert Hodges (
Average rating: **...
(2.00, 2 ratings)
Amazon cloud computing offers unique capabilities for cheap and scalable computing. This talk provides a down-to-earth description of the challenges of cloud databases and practical recipes to protect data, scale performance, and keep servers fully available. Includes a demo featuring Tungsten clustering and RightScale Management tools. Read more.
Location: Ballroom G Level: Novice
Shridar Subramanian (Virident Systems, Inc.), Shirish Jamthe ( Virident Systems, Inc.)
A new approach to servers and the storage and memory hierarchy can offer dramatic improvements in performance, scalability, and energy and cost efficiency for MySQL in the data center. Read more.
Location: Ballroom H Level: Novice
Steven Chin (Intel Corporation)
Supercharge your MySQL deployments with the world-class performance of Intel® Xeon® 5500 series processors. Hear Steven Chin, Director of Software Engineering, discuss Intel's role in OpenSource and the ongoing benefits to users that are a result of Intel performance teams working jointly with Sun and the MySQL performance engineers. Read more.
Location: Ballroom G Level: Novice
Craig Johnson (IBM ), Tim Clark (IBM)
This session will highlight some of the architectural specifics of the DB2 Storage Engine as well as discuss uses and benefits of the storage engine. Read more.
Location: Ballroom H Level: Novice
James Dixon (Pentaho), Lance Walter (Pentaho Corporation)
Join James Dixon, founder and chief technology officer of Pentaho Corporation, as he explains how to bring business intelligence to your MySQL deployments with Pentaho BI Suite – the most comprehensive suite of BI capabilities in open source. Read more.
Location: Ballroom G Level: Novice
Chander Kant (Zmanda)
Average rating: **...
(2.00, 1 rating)
Cloud is becoming computing and storage platform of choice for MySQL DBAs. In this session, we will discuss backing up on-premises MySQL databases to Storage Cloud (e.g. S3 or Sun Cloud), as well as backing up MySQL databases running in the cloud. We will demonstrate Zmanda's Cloud Backup Solutions. Read more.
Location: Ballroom H Level: Novice
Darpan Dinker (Schooner Information Technology, Inc.), Brian O’Krafka (Schooner Information Technology)
Learn how the Schooner Appliance for MySQL leverages the latest advances in flash memory, multi-core processors, and low-latency interconnects to deliver breakthrough price and performance. In this presentation, you’ll see how Schooner overcomes difficult datacenter scaling problems while cutting TCO by 60% and delivering 8x higher performance than ordinary servers. Read more.
Location: Ballroom G Level: Novice
David Ferguson (iDashboards), Matt Gentry (iDashboards)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 1 rating)
Attendees will learn the benefits and key features of a solid dashboard solution. The presentation will also include a demonstration of how to build and configure dashboards and a discussion of the integration with MySQL. Read more.
Location: Ballroom H Level: Novice
Marco Sandrini (HiT Software, Inc.)
In this session, DBMoto’s architect, Marco Sandrini, will walk attendees through a technical review and customer implementation example of mirroring between MySQL and other major databases. DBMoto’s functionality includes support for remote replication, fast CSV loading, replication grouping, recovery, and visual error-checking. Read more.
Location: Ballroom H Level: Novice
Damian Black (SQLstream Inc), Julian Hyde (SQLstream)
SQLstream's SQL engine performs continuous ETL to offload aggregation and data cleaning from MySQL database systems. Simultaneously, SQLstream enhances MySQL with true real-time queries and analytics. The result is that MySQL executes historical queries much faster while remaining continuously updated and accurate to the last second. Read more.
Location: Ballroom H Level: Novice
Joachim Worringen (Dolphin Interconnect Solutions)
Network communication can be a significant bottleneck for several MySQL architectures and applications. Dolphin Express cost effectively reduces network latency and can dramatically improves applications performance. Dolphin showcases application examples with improved performance results based on Dolphin Express and the ease of installation and use to achieve these results. Read more.
Location: Ballroom H Level: Novice
Jim Tommaney (InfiniDB)
Feeling the pressures of data warehousing? Costs growing non-linearly? Are data growth, ad-hoc queries and near real-time data availability requirements threatening to take your DW system past the event horizon? Let us show you how to create a scalable, open source, low cost data warehouse with MySQL & the Calpont storage engine. Read more.
Location: Ballroom H Level: Novice
Ed Presz (Ticketmaster, Inc.)
Topics for this session will include: Choosing between MySQL and a host of other DB platforms,Plugging new MySQL instances into the Ticketmaster architecture, Challenges encounted when upgrading to MySQL 5.x, Transferring data between Oracle and MySQL, and MS SQL Server and MySQL, Monitoring and performance tuning MySQL Databases to meet event onsale traffic Read more.
Location: Ballroom H Level: Novice
Rob Murphy (Actuate Corporation)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 2 ratings)
This session explores the capabilities of BIRT, and looks at how BIRT enables you to integrate world-class reporting into applications running on MySQL databases. We will discuss how developers can use a visual design environment to create reports based on a wide variety of data sources, including MySQL. 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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