Making Open Work
May 8–9, 2017: Training & Tutorials
May 10–11, 2017: Conference
Austin, TX
Alvin Richards

Alvin Richards
Field CTO, MariaDB Corporation


Alvin Richards is the field CTO at MariaDB, the leading high-performance open source relational database, where he connects the dots between practitioners and innovators and MariaDB’s products. In prior lives, Alvin was vice president of product at Aerospike; ran engineering teams at Docker and MongoDB, leading the revolution of microservices and NoSQL; was technical director at NetApp, working to integrate databases and virtual infrastructures with storage; and worked at Oracle on data warehousing products.


5:05pm5:45pm Thursday, May 11, 2017
Location: Ballroom E
Level: Intermediate
Alvin Richards (MariaDB Corporation)
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Containers are great ephemeral vessels for your applications. But what about the data that drives your business? It must survive containers coming and going, maintain its availability and reliability, and grow when you need it. Alvin Richards does some live coding to show key strategies to help you survive the transition to production. Read more.