A new start always provides an opportunity to reassess your way of doing things:
- “Am I doing the right things with my life?”
- “Which habits could I change — in order to be a better neighbour?”
Since Karen Tegan Padir took over the MySQL product from Mårten Mickos, we at Sun have taken a thorough look in the mirror. The result of this introspection allows us to publish our conclusions and new community commitments this week in conjunction with the MySQL Conference & Expo in Santa Clara.
For those who don’t yet know Karen, let me state a few facts:
- Karen is VP of Sun’s newly-founded MySQL & Software Infrastructure group
- She describes herself as a geek and a straight-shooter, and I can attest to both
- She was …