Friday, November 24, 2017

Lessons from database failures presentation

At our June meetup, our guest speaker and Chief Evangelist from MariaDb Colin Charles gave a presentation on “Lessons from database failures”. Some of the details of his presentation included:

  • Notable failures causing companies to go out of business
  • varying backup commands and options
  • Understanding a/semi/synchronous replication
  • Replication topology management tools
  • Proxy and sharding tools
  • Security, SQL injections and encryption

Thanks to our sponsors for June. Grovo, Webair, MariaDB