Michael Widenius

Michael Widenius
CEO, Monty Program Ab


Founder of MySQL AB.
Original author & architect of the MySQL server.
Founder and CEO of Monty Program Ab and creator of MariaDB. Founder of the Open Database Alliance.


Location: Ballroom EFGH
David Axmark (Me, MySelf and I), Michael Widenius (Monty Program Ab)
Average rating: ***..
(3.83, 6 ratings)
Join us for the annual MySQL Awards, as we recognize excellence in Community Contributor, MySQL Application, and Corporate Contributor categories. Read more.
Location: Ballroom EFGH
Please note: This and all other keynotes will be live streamed and recorded.
Michael Widenius (Monty Program Ab)
Average rating: ****.
(4.25, 12 ratings)
Monty, the co-founder of MySQL and now project lead of MariaDB, discusses what MariaDB is all about. MariaDB is now 2 years old, and has made 2 releases in 2010. He’ll also present an overview of the future of this community developed branch of the MySQL database. Read more.
Architecture and Technology
Location: Ballroom H
Michael Widenius (Monty Program Ab), Kristian Nielsen (MariaDB / Monty Program AB)
Group commit is a very important optimisation for ACID storage engines in high transaction-per-second OLTP that is implemented for the binlog in MariaDB. Usage, benchmarks, and technical details of the implementation are presented, as well as the underlying extension to the storage engine API that enables better provisioning of replication slaves from non-blocking backup, and other enhancements Read more.
Location: Ballroom G
Michael Widenius (Monty Program Ab), Oleksandr Byelkin (Monty Program)
Average rating: **...
(2.33, 3 ratings)
New feature of Maria DB which makes schema-less part of table possible will be described for database users with some details of its implementation on the server. Read more.
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