Now being back from last week’s trip to Ukraine and this week’s trip to Russia, it’s time for an overview.
MySQL was prominently present at both Sun events, the one in Kiev on 26.11.2008 and the one in Moscow last Tuesday 2.12.2008. It was good to discuss with local Sun guys, and to meet MySQL community people and colleagues in both places.
The two first pictures in this post are from the community event at a university of economy in Moscow.
Like elsewhere, I started in the local language (which, perhaps surprisingly, frequently seems to be Russian also in Ukraine), followed by a “MySQL in the Web Economy” presentation in English.
Russia and Ukraine are interesting places, so I …[Read more]