Build resilient systems at scale
May 27–29, 2015 • Santa Clara, CA
Gavin Towey

Gavin Towey
Senior DBA, Box, Inc

Website | @gtowey

Gavin Towey is a DBA at working on database operations, performance, and writing tools to make managing databases easier. He has worked with MySQL since 3.23 as a developer first, and has been a dedicated DBA for the past 5 years, and has managed mysql installations with hundreds of instances.


4:10pm–4:50pm Friday, 05/29/2015
Location: Mission City M1-2
Gavin Towey (Box, Inc)
Box developed two open source tools for MySQL: Anemometer and Raingauge. Anemometer tracks query performance, gathers query execution data from many databases at once, and has a simple API for DevOps integrations. Raingauge captures forensic data from MySQL when unexpected events occur so you can diagnose and fix production problems quickly. Learn how these free tools can help you. Read more.