I'm happy to extend a warm welcome to two new members of the Percona team.
First is Yves Trudeau, about whom I can say many things:
- One of the top MySQL Cluster (NDB Cluster) experts in the world.
- An expert on all things High Availability, including DRBD and Heartbeat.
- Many years of experience with Huge Data.
- Half of the Waffle Grid team.
- A really nice person!
Yves joins us after a tenure of several years as a senior consultant at Sun/MySQL. Together with Matt Yonkovit, he plans to work on WaffleGrid (but as a new project under a new name, to be determined), and integration with XtraDB. Yves lives in Quebec with his family.
Next is Fernando Ipar. Fernando is our first dedicated Shift Support Captain. Fernando specializes in MySQL, GNU/Linux, systems administration, and high availability. Fernando has been involved in computer programming since …[Read more]