Below are the slides from my last talk at this Percona Live Worldwide MySQL Conference. The idea for this talk was proposed by my co-presenter Massimo Brignoli and goes back to a debate on this topic that went through the MySQL blogosphere during last Autumn - which in itself was sparked by an outstanding retrospective published about a MySQL failure at Github.
MySQL Community Awards 2013 were announced earlier today at the MySQL Conference & Expo...
It's time again to award persons, applications and companies in the MySQL Community. This is an annual tradition to highlight and give appreciation to some of the things that make MySQL so great.
The first awards were given out in 2005, and since 2010 the winners have been chosen by a community panel of which myself and Shlomi Noach are the co-secretaries. There has been a public nomination period in January and the final voting is done by a panel who are themselves former winners of the award.
The first category is
MySQL Community Awards: Community Contributor of the Year 2013
The first winner is...
This tutorial has been authored by Craig Russell and JD Duncan
- native "NoSQL" access to the storage layer without going first through SQL transformations and parsing.
The binary version for MySQL Cluster 7.2.12 has now been made available at http://www.mysql.com/downloads/cluster/ (http://www.mysql.com/downloads/cluster/" target="_blank) (GPL version) and should soon be available at https://support.oracle.com/ (commercial version).
A description of all of the changes (fixes) that have gone into MySQL Cluster 7.2.12 (compared to 7.2.10) is available from the 7.2.12 Change log.
Once again, Pythian is organizing an event that by now may be considered a tradition: the MySQL community dinner at Pedro’s! This dinner is open to all MySQL community members as many of you will be in town for the MySQL Conference that week.
Here are the details:
What: The MySQL community pay-your-own-way dinner
When: Tuesday April, 23 – Meet us at 6:30 pm in the lobby of the Hyatt Santa Clara, or at 7 pm at Pedro’s (You are welcome to show up later too!)
Where: Pedro’s Restaurant and Cantina – 3935 Freedom Circle, Santa Clara, CA 95054
How: Comment on this blog post to add your name to the list of probable attendees
Pedro’s can handle large groups of people, but we would like to have an idea of[Read more...]
FOSDEM 2013The Free and Open source Software Developers’ European Meeting (FOSDEM) is a two-day event organized by volunteers to promote the widespread use of Free and Open Source software.
I attended for the first time over the weekend and was really impressed by the number of people there, the energy and the quality of the content. The event really lives up to it’s name and is very developer-focused.
In the end, I got the opportunity to make 2 presentations. The first is a general introduction to MySQL Cluster….
The second illustrates how you can realise the benefits promised by NoSQL data stores wihtout losing the consistency and flexibility of relational databases…
FOSDEM 2013The Free and Open source Software Developers’ European Meeting (FOSDEM) is a two-day event organized by volunteers to promote the widespread use of Free and Open Source software. As in previous years, there is a dedicated stream of MySQL Sessions. On Saturday (2nd Feb) evening there’s a MySQL community dinner and then we’ve a packed program from 9:15 through 17:30 on Sunday (3rd Feb).
FOSDEM 2013 is a free event and there’s no requirement to pre-register – just get[Read more...]
Details on the changes can be found in the MySQL Cluster Manager documentation . Please give it a try and let me know what you think.