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Colin Charles

Colin Charles
Chief Evangelist, Percona

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Colin Charles works on MariaDB at SkySQL. He has been the Chief Evangelist for MariaDB since 2009, with work ranging from speaking engagements to consultancy and engineering works around MariaDB. He lives in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and had worked at MySQL since 2005, and been a MySQL user since 2000. Before joining MySQL, he worked actively on the Fedora and projects. He’s well known within open source communities in Asia and Australia, and has spoken at many conferences to boot.


Databases & Datastores | Operations & System Administration
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Colin Charles (Percona)
Average rating: ***..
(3.25, 4 ratings)
The MySQL world is full of tradeoffs and choosing a High Availability (HA) solution is no exception. We demystify all the alternatives in an unbiased nature. Preference is of course only given to opensource solutions. Read more.
Colin Charles (Percona)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 3 ratings)
Asia is a huge untapped market for open source expansion, but it is very unlike North America or Europe. Learn differences within Asia, see open source proliferation in all markets, and most importantly get into thinking Asia expansion is prime. Read more.