MySQL Users Conference 2006 “MySQL is at the heart of revolutionary changes in computer history.“—Tim O'Reilly
 Co-presented by O'Reilly Media, Inc. and MySQL AB
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Birds of a Feather Sessions

Online submissions for BOFs are closed, please check the BOF board in the Convention Center Lobby to sign up for a session onsite. Space is limited; sign-ups are on a first-come, first-served basis.

Birds of a Feather (BOF) sessions provide face to face exposure to those interested in the same projects and concepts. BOFs can be organized for individual projects or broader topics (best practices, open data, standards). BOFs are entirely up to you. We post your topic online and onsite and provide the space and time. You provide the engaging topic.

Please note that audio/visual equipment, including projection equipment, will not be available for BOF sessions.

The following BOF's have been scheduled for the conference. Please check the "Birds of a Feather Sessions" corkboard located throughout the foyers onsite for up-to-the-minute changes and information.


Monday, April 24th, 2006

Performance Tuning
Time: 7:00PM - 8:00PM
Location: Ballroom A
Topic:  BOF

MySQL's Graphical Tools - Current State and Future
Time: 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Location: Ballroom B
Topic:  BOF

Tuesday, April 25th, 2006

Scripted MySQL Failovers
Time: 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Location: Ballroom H
Topic:  BOF

All Things .NET
Time: 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Location: Ballroom D
Topic:  BOF

All Things PHP
Time: 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: Ballroom B
Topic:  BOF

All Things Perl
Time: 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Location: Ballroom C
Topic:  BOF

Managing Storage Growth in MySQL Environment
Time: 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Location: Ballroom A
Topic:  BOF

All Things Java
Time: 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Location: Ballroom G
Topic:  BOF

MySQL Network Monitoring/Advisor Service – The First of More Good Things to Come!
Time: 8:30PM - 10:00PM
Location: Ballroom D
Topic:  BOF

MySQL Cluster (NDB Storage Engine)
Time: 8:30PM - 10:00PM
Location: Ballroom A
Topic:  BOF

OpenOLAP for MySQL
Time: 8:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: Ballroom H
Topic:  BOF

Effective MySQL Users Groups
Time: 9:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: Ballroom C
Topic:  BOF

Apache Geronimo
Time: 9:00PM - 10:30PM
Location: Ballroom G
Topic:  BOF

MySQL Forge
Time: 9:30PM - 10:30PM
Location: Ballroom B
Topic:  BOF

MySQL Training & Certification
Time: 9:30PM - 10:30PM
Location: Ballroom H
Topic:  BOF

Wednesday, April 26th, 2006

BI and Reporting
Time: 7:00PM - 8:00PM
Location: Ballroom G
Topic:  BOF

MediaWiki Users
Time: 7:00PM - 8:00PM
Location: Ballroom F
Topic:  BOF

MySQL Replication
Time: 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: Ballroom H
Topic:  BOF

Migration
Time: 7:00PM - 8:00PM
Location: Ballroom D
Topic:  BOF

FULLTEXT Topics
Time: 7:00PM - 8:00PM
Location: Ballroom E
Topic:  BOF

Oracle Discussion
Time: 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Location: Ballroom D

Eclipse BIRT
Time: 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Location: Ballroom G
Topic:  BOF

GPL v3 Jam Session
Time: 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Location: Ballroom F
Topic:  BOF

MySQL Backup and Recovery
Time: 8:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: Ballroom C
Topic:  BOF

All Things Ruby
Time: 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Location: Ballroom E
Topic:  BOF



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Business Objects
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Platinum Sponsors

Four J's Development Tools, Inc
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Gold Sponsors

Actuate Corporation
Cleversafe
Continuent
Data Direct Technologies
Dell Inc.
Dolphin Interconnect Solutions
Embarcadero Technologies
EMC Centera
IBM
JasperSoft
Lumen Software
Novell, Inc.
Pentaho
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Red Hat
Solid
SugarCRM
Sun Microsystems
The SCO Group
Unisys
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