Schedule: LAMP sessions

Location: Ballroom E Level: Expert
Dathan Pattishall (Rockyou)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
Sharding is all the rage now a days, this presentation explains in detail how implements Sharding to support over 100 million users across various global social networks. More then 3.4 Billion queries per day are done on this new architecture all using mySQL as a common backend. Read more.
Location: Ballroom E Level: Novice
Adam Donnison (Sun Microsystems)
Average rating: ***..
(3.33, 3 ratings)
There is a lot of buzz about Memcached and MySQL 5.1 and what it can do for your website. But how exactly do you go about setting it all up and write your code to make use of memcached? In this session, Adam Donnison will take you step by step through implementing memcached using real world examples in PHP from the website infrastructure. Read more.
Location: Ballroom E Level: Intermediate
Don Beesing (Alion Science and Technology)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 1 rating)
Long the domain of ArcSDE, Oracle, and other proprietary database back ends, MySQL can compete as a reliable open-source database solution in the rapidly expanding world of Web Mapping Services (WMS). This presentation will demonstrate the utility and flexibility of MySQL's geo-spatial features and how these can be combined with other technologies to publish data into open WMS standards. Read more.
Location: Ballroom A Level: Intermediate
Antony Curtis (Blizzard Entertainment)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 1 rating)
Perl stored procedures provide greater flexibility than the standard SQL stored procedures. For many users, they can provide performance and connectivity which is not available from the built in SQL implementation, where many users have to resort to writing UDFs. Read more.
Location: Ballroom B Level: Intermediate
Patrick Galbraith (Hewlett Packard)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 1 rating)
The memcached Functions for MySQL are User Defined Functions (UDFs) that give you the power to interact with both MySQL and memcached in one place, giving you the ability to have read-through or write-through caching using a number of tricks, all without having to have caching logic in the application. Learn from Patrick Galbraith how to take advantage of these great new UDFs! Read more.
Location: Ballroom D Level: Novice
Ted Leung (The Walt Disney Company)
This talk will be a code level survey of ways to access MySQL from Python. I'll cover the major Python libraries and frameworks for database access, including the Python DB-API/MySQLdb module, SQLAlchemy/Elixir, SQLObject and Django's ORM facilities. Read more.

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  • 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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