Tuesday, February 28, 2017

MySQL @ Twitter NY Meetup Presentation

At our August meetup, our guest Calvin Sun gave a presentation on life @ Twitter. Some of the details of his presentation included:

  • Information on existing data and storage solutions in operation.
  • MySQL 5.6 performance improvements over MySQL 5.5
  • The short upgrade cadence, most servers are running 5.6.26.
  • Various patches and optimizations developed by Twitter to run at scale.
  • Cotton on Mesos
  • Best practices

  • Thanks to our sponsors for August.