quick and dirty mysql operations*
40 min. 10 best practices - from install to troubleshooting to preventative maintenance.
From install to troubleshooting to preventative maintenance, there are lots of best practices to make your MySQL databases run smoothly. Relational databases will always have their place in the app stack, and MySQL continues to improve with 5.5. Know how to fire them up quickly, set sane defaults and make space to work on other problems.
Sarah Novotny is the VP of MySQL and LAMP Practice, Blue Gecko. She is a founder of Blue Gecko which does remote administration and management of databases around the world including MySQL, Oracle, Oracle E-Business Suite, Microsoft SQL Server and PostgreSQL. Her focus has been MySQL database administration since MySQL was in version 3.23.
She is additionally the Program Chair of OSCON and the Chair of the IOUG’s MySQL Council.
Her technology writing and adventures can be found at http://bluegecko.net/community/blog/ and her more esoteric musings at http://sarahnovotny.com. For twittery things, check out http://twitter.com/sarahnovotny. To connect with her on linked in wander over to http://linkedin.com/in/sarahnovotny
- Title: IRL: How Do Geeks Undermine Their Presentations and Conversations with Body Language
- Track: Hacks
- Room: B202/03
- Time: 11:00 – 11:45am
Many geeks are uncomfortable interacting IRL with clients or audiences but you don’t have to be. There are some simple physical tricks to keeping an audience (of 1 or 1k) engaged and not undermining your skills and yourself.
- Speakers: Sarah Novotny