Monthly Archives: April 2009

My Really High DBT2 Scores

Pre-UC I put out a teaser on some dbt2 scores in the 50K range.   I mentioned and showed the graphs during my SSD session, but I thought I would show them here for those who skipped the UC or did … Continue reading

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Performance Experts Panel Q&A

Had a fun time being on Percona’s performance panel late last night. For those who were there,  I was probably the only guy you did not recognize:)   The  panel of Ronald Bradford,  Mark Callaghan, Cary Millsap, Jay Pipes, Michael “Monty” … Continue reading

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Another one down… the problem with storage

Well I just finished my SSD session.  I was concerned by the amount of slides I had so I  kept trimming them back.  What happened?  I finished early.  Why?  The problem with storage is it’s not really that sexy.  I … Continue reading

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Random notes from conversations at the UC

People always have conversations at the UC that spark ideas for new projects or features, this is my random collection of features or items I need to look into.  Most people can ignore it… but if your interested in what … Continue reading

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2.5 talks down, 3.5 to go

Sitting in Yves presentation on NBD performance tuning at the MySQL Camp.  Your all missing a good one for those who want to know more about NDB Performance tuning. Seems like its been a long day already.  I started off … Continue reading

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TIME TO PANIC!

We have 3 presentations today and you may not have been thinking of attending!  What’s wrong with you. Oh… did you think I was going to say something else? Stop by say Hi, seek us out after our sessions and … Continue reading

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Don’t Panic…

Remember the what’s printed on the front of the Guide… “Don’t Panic”. First we all get hit hard with News like this…  So we go through lots of stages. Panic, dear, acceptance, etc.  They all come and everyone is left … Continue reading

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Interesting Feel this morning @ the UC

Everyone who was up @ 7:30am seems to feel tired and subdued.  Everyone I heard from is worried about what this means for MySQL.  Some people have taken to extreme joking running around with cracks about the evil empire and … Continue reading

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Oracle really….

Ummmmmfff…. wind out of my sails today. I believe their was an analyst who predicted this a year ago when Sun bought MySQL…. I wish I could find the article. I am going to head down to the UC floor … Continue reading

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Counting down the days before UC Time!!

One last reminder, we ( Yves and I ) will be appearing all over the place at the UC. Here is a quick run down of our schedule: Tuesday 10:50 am – 11:35 pm (Free MySQL Camp) I will be … Continue reading

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