In what I think must be MySQL’s first time in the Philippines,
there will be a presence there next week. Well, its not the first
time, but in terms of a community/developer event, I think it
might be. The Sun Tech Days is happening from 17-19
June 2008, in the Shangri-La Makati.
Besides MySQL, expect great talks on NetBeans, GlassFish,
OpenSolaris, and so much more. I’ll be the guy walking around in
the MySQL shirt, so feel free to stop me and ask questions. Its
exciting for me, as we’ve not really paid much attention to the
Philippines, in terms of community growth (and the Philippines is
in the APAC region!).
This isn’t a free event (its 1,000 PHP = ~USD23), and
registration should still be available. If you’d like to meet up,
and talk MySQL, shoot me an email at colinATmysqlDOTcom or …[Read more]