Robert Hodges

Robert Hodges


Robert Hodges is CEO of Continent, Inc., a leading provider of clustering solutions for open source databases. He has over 30 years of experience in database and application development. Robert has worked on cutting edge software for DBMS vendors, including reliable messaging, development tools, and object-relational databases. Robert is the main designer of Continuent’s Tungsten clustering and the lead committer for Tungsten Replicator, an open source replication engine.


Location: Portland 256 Level: Intermediate
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Successful database applications do not happen by accident. In this talk we will present a half-dozen design patterns for database management to help implement 24x7 applications that handle 100s of terabytes spread over multiple continents on databases like MYSQL. Start out using these patterns now and avoid a lot of pain later. Read more.


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