Databases

Open source RDBMSs are rolling roughshod over the over-priced commercial giants, appearing everywhere from small businesses to Fortune 50 companies. We cover the biggest and best, from MySQL and PostgreSQL to Ingres and Firebird. You'll learn essential techniques and advanced tips from the people who built those systems.

Wednesday, August 3

MySQL Snapshots and Replication from Oracle
Theo Schlossnagle, Chief Technology Officer, OmniTI Computer Consulting, Inc.
Location: D136
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Databases

Terabytes of Business Intelligence: Design and Administration of Very Large Data Warehouses on PostgreSQL
Josh Berkus, Core Team, PostgreSQL.org
Joseph Conway
Location: D136
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Databases

States of the Databases
Bruce Momjian, Core Team Member, PostgreSQL Project
David Axmark, Co-Founder, MySQL AB
Ann Harrison, IBPhoenix
Emma McGrattan, Vice President of CA Development, Ingres
Location: D136
Time: 1:45pm - 3:20pm
Track: Databases
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How to Move Object-Relational Mapping into the Database
David Wheeler, President, Kineticode, Inc.
Location: D136
Time: 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Track: Databases
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Open Data: How the RDBMS Is the Key That Unlocks Proprietary Applications
Robert "r0ml" Lefkowitz, Chief Scientist, Root Markets
Location: D136
Time: 5:20pm - 6:05pm
Track: Databases
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Thursday, August 4

Explaining Explain
Robert Treat
Location: D136
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Databases

Configuring Firebird for Your Application
Ann Harrison, IBPhoenix
Location: D136
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Databases
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PostgreSQL Built Your Car
Aaron Thul, Co-Founder, eXo2.net Corp
Location: E148
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Databases

Performance Tuning Ingres for Large Scale Servers
Karl Schendel Jr., Senior Software Engineer, Computer Associates
Location: D136
Time: 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Track: Databases
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Running PostgreSQL 8 on Windows
Lance Obermeyer, director of products, Pervasive Software
Location: D136
Time: 2:35pm - 3:20pm
Track: Databases
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LiveJournal's Backend: A History of Scaling
Brad Fitzpatrick, President, CTO, LiveJournal.com
Location: E148
Time: 2:35pm - 3:20pm
Track: Databases

Flagship Features in MySQL 5.0
Trudy Pelzer, MySQL AB
Location: D136
Time: 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Track: Databases
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All The Data, All The Time: High Availability Database Servers
Robert Spier, Engineer, Google
Jeremy Cole, MySQL Geek, Yahoo! Inc.
Karl Schendel Jr., Senior Software Engineer, Computer Associates
Andrew Sullivan, Afilias
Eero Teerikorpi, Chief Executive Officer, Emic Networks
Location: D136
Time: 5:20pm - 6:05pm
Track: Databases

Open Source Data Warehouses
Roger Magoulas, Director Market Research, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Location: E148
Time: 5:20pm - 6:05pm
Track: Databases
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Friday, August 5

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