•  

The Proper Care and Feeding of a MySQL Database for Linux Administrators

A session at LinuxCon North America 2012

Thursday 30th August, 2012

11:20am to 12:05pm (PST)

MySql Database Administrators are in short supply and high demand. Linux admins can quickly pick up the skills needed to become a DBA. Often Linux Admins 'inherit' MySql instances and find them troublesome, stubborn, and willful. This session will cover how databases are different than other servers, how to best spend scare upgrade funds, what to monitor to see if your databases are happy, and how to optimize systems to keep users happy. Topics covered include backups, replication, configuration, high availability, where problems will appear, what you can ignore, and basic security. You should be an entry to mid-level Linux Admin and understand filesystems before attending. Additional information on new features of MySql 5.6 as how they will make life easier for DBAs will be included where appropriate. Become a MySql DBA as they are in high demand!

About the speaker

This person is speaking at this event.
Dave Stokes

MySQL Community Manager

Sign in to add slides, notes or videos to this session

Tell your friends!

When

Time 11:20am12:05pm PST

Date Thu 30th August 2012

Short URL

lanyrd.com/sxxqd

View the schedule

Share

See something wrong?

Report an issue with this session