As of the first of August I have become self employed. After working for Spil Games in the past nine and a half year as developer, IT architect, DBA and Head of Database Engineering I decided it was time to share my knowledge with the world outside.
I have founded my own company, DBArt, which I will use as an umbrella to both work as a freelance DBA and share knowledge in various ways. In the last case think beyond training and writing, but more on that in a future update.
In September I will be present at the Percona Live Europe Amsterdam 2015 conference and present about the MySQL StatsD project that I inherited and maintain. I will also do a short lightning talk about when micro services become evil. Don’t get me wrong here: I’m not against micro services at all. But they can become evil and you definitely need to know about it and be aware they can bite you …[Read more]