Peter Zaitsev speaks at the Percona Live MySQL Conference and Expo in Santa Clara, Calif. in April 2013.
In the MySQL ecosystem, there is some sort of conference or another all year long. But why are they important?
To answer this, we can split the audience into 3 groups:
- MySQL Professionnals
- MySQL Community Members
- MySQL (Future?) Users
Depending on which category you are in, you can have different expectations about conferences.
For MySQL Professionals, it’s the best opportunity to meet partners, customers and also other business players in real life – and this is a very important point. As most of our contact with customers is virtual, meeting people and discussing things with them in person is very beneficial for future collaboration. This is also …[Read more]