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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Keynotes

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Tuesday, April 25th, 2006

Welcome!
Arjen Lentz, Community Relations Manager, MySQL AB
Time: 8:20AM - 8:30AM
Location: Ballrooms E - H
Topic:  Community Projects, General

State of the Dolphin
Kaj Arnö, VP Community, MySQL AB
David Axmark, Co-Founder, MySQL AB
Michael (Monty) Widenius, CTO & Co-founder, MySQL AB
Time: 8:30AM - 9:15AM
Location: Ballrooms E - H
Topic:  Community Projects, General

Bootstrapping: Starting an Open Source Business With Almost No Money!
Greg Gianforte, CEO, President, Chairman and Founder, RightNow Technologies
Time: 9:15AM - 10:00AM
Location: Ballrooms E - H
Topic:  General

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Enterprise-Class Business Intelligence and Enterprise Information Management for MySQL
Steve Lucas, Vice President of Indirect Business and Strategic Markets, Business Objects
Time: 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Location: Ballrooms E - H
Topic:  Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence, General

Wednesday, April 26th, 2006

State of MySQL AB
Mårten Mickos, CEO, MySQL AB
Time: 8:30AM - 9:15AM
Location: Ballrooms E - H
Topic:  General

O'Reilly Radar
Tim O'Reilly, Founder and CEO, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Time: 9:15AM - 10:00AM
Location: Ballrooms E - H
Topic:  General

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Open Source & Linux at HP: Community Development, Customer Success
Christine Martino, VP Linux and Open Source Organization, Hewlett-Packard
Time: 10:00AM - 10:30AM
Location: Ballrooms E - H
Topic:  Business and Case Studies

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Thursday, April 27th, 2006

The Ubuntu Project: Improving Collaboration in the Free Software World
Mark Shuttleworth, Founder, Ubuntu/Canonical Ltd.
Time: 8:30AM - 9:15AM
Location: Ballrooms E - H
Topic:  Community Projects, General

Wikipedia, Open Source, and Knowledge Communities
Mitchell Kapor, Founder & Chair, Open Source Applications Foundation (OSAF)
Time: 9:15AM - 10:00AM
Location: Ballrooms E - H
Topic:  General

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MySQL Movie Magic
Milton Ngan, Chief Architect, Weta Digital Ltd
Time: 3:30PM - 4:15PM
Location: Ballrooms E - H
Topic:  Architecture and Technology, Business and Case Studies, Cluster, Replication, and Scale-out, General



Diamond Sponsor

Business Objects
Hewlett Packard

Platinum Sponsors

Four J's Development Tools, Inc
GoldenGate Software, Inc.

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
Rackspace Managed Hosting
Red Hat
Solid
SugarCRM
Sun Microsystems
The SCO Group
Unisys
Zmanda, Inc.

Media Sponsors

Conference Guru
Database Trends and Applications
DevtownStation News
IPTV Industry
Linux Journal
LinuxQuestions.org
MacMinute
Methods and Tools newsletter
Mixi.jp
Queue
SDForum
Sys Admin magazine
The ServerSide
The Women's Technology Cluster
VoIP-News
Web Host Industry Review
WiMAX Industry
WITI

In-Kind Sponsors

Griffin Technology
RoundaboutFive.com
SkinIT

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