Percona Publishes Tutorial Schedule for Second Annual Percona

Percona Publishes Tutorial Schedule for Second Annual Percona Live
MySQL Conference and Expo 2013 
Continuent, Box, Couchbase and ParElastic Among Conference Sponsors 
PLEASANTON, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 12/05/12 --   Percona, Inc., the
company that makes MySQL faster and more reliable, announced the
tutorial schedule for the Percona Live MySQL Conference and Expo
2013. The 2012 conference was widely regarded as one of the best
MySQL-focused conferences in years. With sponsorship and speakers
from some of the world's most admired brands, the conference was
enthusiastically received by more than 1,000 attendees, many of whom
praised the breadth and caliber of the sessions. The conference was
so popular that Percona added a fourth day to the 2013 conference
schedule. 
Tutorials will present immediate and practical applications of
in-depth MySQL knowledge targeted at a level between a training class
and a conference breakout session. Speakers include: 


 
--  Neil Armitage, Continuent Tungsten Deployment and Support Engineer,
    and Giuseppe Maxia, Quality Assurance Director, Continuent, Inc.
    
    Topic: "Using Tungsten Replicator to Solve Replication Problems"
    
--  Timour Katchaounov, Query Optimizer Developer, and Sergei Petrunia,
    Optimizer Developer, Monty Program AB
     Topic: "Advanced Query
    Optimizer Tuning and Analysis"
    
--  Henrik Ingo, Senior Performance Architect, Nokia
     Topic: "Evaluating
    MySQL High Availability Alternatives"
--  Rene Cannao, Senior Operational DBA, PalominoDB
     Topic:
    "Ramp-up Tutorial for MySQL Cluster - Scaling with Continuous
    Availability"
--  Peter Zaitsev, CEO & Co-founder, Percona, Inc.
     Topic: "Innodb
    Architecture and Performance Optimization"
--  Rick James, MySQL Geek, Yahoo! Inc.
     Topic: "Cookbook for Creating
    INDEXes -- All about Indexing"

  
Sponsorships 
Sponsorship opportunities for the Percona Live MySQL Conference and
Expo 2013 are available. Sponsors become a part of a dynamic and
growing ecosystem and interact with more than 1,000 developers,
business managers, technology evangelists, database administrators,
and entrepreneurs in the heart of Silicon Valley. Sponsors already
committed to the event include: 


 
--  Diamond Plus: Continuent
--  Silver: Box, Couchbase, ParElastic
--  Exhibitors: Akiban, Booking.com, Codership, Sphinx, ScaleArc

  
Planning to Attend?
 Take advantage of discounted Super Saver
registration discounts through December 28, 2012.  
Interested community members can also register to receive email
updates about the Percona Live MySQL Conference and Expo
2013. 
Conference 
What:
 Percona Live MySQL Conference and Expo
2013 
Where:
 The Hyatt Regency Santa Clara and Santa Clara Convention
Center
 5101 Great America Parkway
 Santa Clara, CA 95054 
When: 
April 22-25, 2013 
About Percona, Inc. 
Percona, Inc. has made MySQL faster and more reliable for over 1,400
consulting and support customers worldwide since 2006. Percona
provides enterprise-grade MySQL support, consulting, training, and
development services to companies such as Cisco Systems,
Alcatel-Lucent, Groupon, and the BBC. Percona's founders authored the
definitive book High Performance MySQL from O'Reilly Press and the
widely read MySQL Performance Blog. Percona also develops software
for MySQL users, including Percona Server and Percona XtraBackup, the
only open source, hot backup utility for the InnoDB storage engine.
The popular Percona Live conferences draw attendees and acclaimed
speakers from around the world. For more information, visit
www.percona.com. 
Percona(R) and XtraBackup(R) are registered trademarks of Percona,
Inc. All other registered and unregistered trademarks in this
document are the sole property of their respective owners. 
Press Contacts
Terry Erisman
Percona Inc.
(888) 401-3401 Ext. 555
Terry.Erisman@Percona.com