MySQL sharding is one of the most used and surely the most abused MySQL scaling technology. My April 2 Dzone article, “To Shard, or Not to Shard,” proved there is indeed quite an interest in this topic.
As such, I’m hosting a live webinar tomorrow (April 22) that will shed light on questions about sharding with MySQL. It’s titled: To Shard or Not to Shard That is the Question!
I’ll be answering questions such as:
- Is sharding right for your application or should you use other scaling technologies?
- If you’re sharding, what things do you need to consider and which questions do you need to have answered?
- What kind of specific technologies can assist you with sharding?
I hope …[Read more]