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Gold Sponsors

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MySQL Conference & Expo Sessions

Core MySQL developers, expert users, and industry innovators share their knowledge and expertise in over 110 sessions. (Click here for Tutorials.)

Sessions by Track
Architecture and Technology | Business and Case Studies | Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence | General | Java | LAMP | Migration | MySQL Cluster and High Availability | .NET/Windows | Performance Tuning and Benchmarks | PHP and MySQL | Replication and Scale-Out | Ruby and MySQL | Security and Database Administration | Storage Engine Development and Optimization | Web 2.0, Ajax, and Emerging Technologies

Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday

Tuesday, April 24, 2007

Welcome and State of MySQL AB
Mårten Mickos, CEO, MySQL AB
Time: 8:20AM - 9:05AM
Location: Ballrooms E - H
Track:  Keynote

The Art of Innovation
Guy Kawasaki
Time: 9:05AM - 9:50AM
Location: Ballrooms E - H
Track:  Keynote

Building the Ultimate Database Container with RHEL, MySQL, and Virtualization
Michael Evans, VP Corporate Development, Red Hat
Time: 9:50AM - 10:20AM
Location: Ballrooms E - H
Track:  Keynote

Strengthening High Availability in MySQL
Vilho Raatikka, Software Engineer, Solid Information Technology
Time: 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Location: Ballroom G
Track:  Products & Services

Using Stored Routines for MySQL Administration
Giuseppe Maxia, QA Developer, MySQL AB
Time: 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Location: Ballroom C
Track:  General

MySQL Sandalcamp: A Relaxed Intro to MySQL
Mike Hillyer, Sales Engineer, OmniTI Computer Consulting
Time: 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Location: Ballroom E
Track:  General

Building Scalable OLAP Applications with Mondrian and MySQL
Julian Hyde, OLAP Architect and Mondrian Project Founder, Pentaho
Time: 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Location: Ballroom A
Track:  Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence

Tips and Tricks for MySQL Replication
Lars Thalmann, Technical Lead, Replication and Clustering Technology, MySQL
Mats Kindahl, MySQL AB
Time: 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Location: Ballroom F
Track:  Replication and Scale-Out

Security and Debugging in PHP
Rasmus Lerdorf, Yahoo!
Time: 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Location: Ballroom B
Track:  PHP and MySQL

Linux Server Configurations for MySQL Database & Clustering
Marc Nozell, Linux Technology Expert, Hewlett Packard
Time: 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Location: Ballroom H
Track:  Products & Services

DotOrg Pavilion
Time: 11:00AM - 8:00PM

PHP and MySQL Web App Security
Laura Thomson, Mozilla Corporation
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom B
Track:  PHP and MySQL

Technology at Digg.com
Eli White, PHP Hacker, digg.com
Tim Ellis, MySQL DBA, digg.com
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom E
Track:  Business and Case Studies

A Real-world MySQL Watch Dog: Step-by-Step Usage of the MySQL Monitoring and Advisory Service
Andy Bang, Director of MySQL Network, MySQL
Sehmuz Bayhan, Director of Database Systems, C/NET
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom A
Track:  Security and Database Administration

Implementing Batched Nested Loop Join Using Cluster Direct API (NDBAPI)
Johan Andersson, Principal Consultant, MySQL AB
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom F
Track:  MySQL Cluster and High Availability

MySQL 5.1's Log Tables
Petr Chardin, Google
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom C
Track:  General

Building a Vertical Search Engine in a Day
Ken Krugler, Co-Founder and CTO, Krugle
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom D
Track:  Architecture and Technology

Using ADO.NET and Disparate Data Stores
David Sceppa
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom H
Track:  Products & Services

Engineering MySQL Database for Performance on Solaris 10
Yufei Zhu, Sun Microsystems, Inc.
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom G
Track:  Products & Services

InnoDB Performance Potential in High-end Environments
Yasufumi Kinoshita, Database Technology Engineer, NTT COMWARE CORPORATION
Time: 1:40PM - 2:25PM
Location: Ballroom B
Track:  Performance Tuning and Benchmarks

MySQL for Oracle DBAs and Developers
Ronald Bradford, Senior Consultant, MySQL, Inc.
Robin Schumacher, Director of Product Management, MySQL AB
Time: 1:40PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom E
Track:  Migration

SQL AntiPatterns
Bill Karwin, Product Engineering Manager, Zend Technologies
Time: 1:40PM - 2:25PM
Location: Ballroom C
Track:  General

Understanding MySQL's Pluggable Engine API
Brian Aker, Director of Architecture, MySQL AB
Time: 1:40PM - 2:25PM
Location: Ballroom F
Track:  Storage Engine Development and Optimization

Implementing a MySQL Client Library
Konstantin Osipov, Software Developer, MySQL AB
Time: 1:40PM - 2:25PM
Location: Ballroom D
Track:  Architecture and Technology

MySQL Cluster: Interconnect Matters for Scalability and Performance
Einar Rustad, Vice President, Business Development, Dolphin Interconnect Solutions
Time: 1:40PM - 2:25PM
Location: Ballroom G
Track:  Products & Services

Flexible End-user Reporting from MySQL with BIRT
Virgil Dodson, Actuate
Time: 2:30PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom G
Track:  Products & Services

Solving Growing Pains for OpenBC/Xing.com
Michael Otto, ePublica GmbH
Erick Dennis, Project Manager/Senior Software Developer, ePublica GmbH
Time: 2:30PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom D
Track:  Business and Case Studies

Testing the Security of Your Site
Sheeri Kritzer, Database Administrator, Online Buddies, Inc.
Time: 2:30PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom A
Track:  Security and Database Administration

Intro to MySQL Cluster
Stewart Smith, Software Engineer, MySQL AB
Time: 2:30PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom F
Track:  MySQL Cluster

MySQL Server Settings Tuning
Peter Zaitsev, Co-Founder, Lead Consultant, Percona Ltd
Time: 2:30PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom B
Track:  Performance Tuning and Benchmarks

MySQL and the Future of ADO.Net
Reggie Burnett, Software Developer, MySQL AB
Time: 2:30PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom C
Track:  .NET/Windows

Web-based Ad-hoc Query and Reporting with Pentaho
Lance Walter, V.P. Marketing, Pentaho Corporation
James Dixon, Senior Architect and Chief Technology (a.k.a. "Chief Geek"), Pentaho Corporation
Time: 2:30PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom H
Track:  Products & Services

Professional Cat Herding: A FOSS Community Panel
Jay Pipes, Community Relations Manager, North America, MySQL AB
Andy Dreisch, Vice President Community Development, SugarCRM
Cal Evans, Editor-in-Chief, Zend Developer Zone
Lenz Grimmer, MySQL AB
Doug Moran, Pentaho
Donald Smith
Susie Williams
Time: 3:35PM - 4:35PM
Location: Ballroom A
Track:  General

Falcon Transactions
Jim Starkey, Senior Software Architect, MySQL AB
Time: 3:35PM - 4:35PM
Location: Ballroom D
Track:  Architecture and Technology

XA with MySQL and Java J2EE and Spring
Jess Balint, MySQL
Time: 3:35PM - 4:35PM
Location: Ballroom C
Track:  Java

Real-world MySQL Tuning
Raj Thukral, DBA Team Lead, The Pythian Group
Time: 3:35PM - 4:35PM
Location: Ballroom B
Track:  Performance Tuning and Benchmarks

The Design and Internals of MySQL Cluster
Stewart Smith, Software Engineer, MySQL AB
Time: 3:35PM - 4:35PM
Location: Ballroom F
Track:  MySQL Cluster and High Availability

The Blackhole and Federated Storage Engines: The Coolest Kids on the Block
Kai Voigt, MySQL AB
Giuseppe Maxia, QA Developer, MySQL AB
Time: 3:35PM - 4:35PM
Location: Ballroom E
Track:  Storage Engine Development and Optimization

Using the JasperSoft BI Suite for Data Integration, Reporting, and Analysis with MySQL
Ian Fyfe
Time: 3:35PM - 4:35PM
Location: Ballroom H
Track:  Products & Services

Panel with Industry CTOs – How Enterprises Tackle Scaling Problems
Brian Aker, Director of Architecture, MySQL AB
Scott Dietzen, President and CTO, Zimbra
James Dixon, Senior Architect and Chief Technology (a.k.a. "Chief Geek"), Pentaho Corporation
Andi Gutmans, Co-Founder and VP of Technology, Zend Technologies, Inc.
Jacob Taylor, Co-founder and CTO, SugarCRM
Ari Valtanen, Co-Founder, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Solid Information Technology
Time: 3:35PM - 4:35PM
Location: Ballroom G
Track:  Replication and Scale-Out

JDBC 4.0 and MySQL
Mark D. Matthews, MySQL AB
Time: 4:40PM - 5:25PM
Location: Ballroom C
Track:  Java

Implementing Performant Databases for Multiplay Service Architectures
Dave Shepherd, Technical Consultant, IPL (Information Processing Limited)
Time: 4:40PM - 5:25PM
Location: Ballroom F
Track:  MySQL Cluster and High Availability

Exploiting MySQL 5.1 for Advanced Business Intelligence Applications
Matt Casters, Data Integration Architect and Kettle Project Founder, Pentaho
Time: 4:40PM - 6:15PM
Location: Ballroom A
Track:  Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence

Mission Critical Flight Planning Applications at the U.S. Navy
Christine Vota, Software Engineer, US Navy
Craig Sylvester, Sales Engineer, MySQL
Time: 4:40PM - 5:25PM
Location: Ballroom D
Track:  Business and Case Studies

InnoDB: Status, Architecture, and New Features
Heikki Tuuri, Vice President, server technology, Innobase Oy
Time: 4:40PM - 5:25PM
Location: Ballroom E
Track:  Storage Engine Development and Optimization

PHP Performance and Scalability Best Practices
Laura Thomson, Mozilla Corporation
Time: 4:40PM - 6:15PM
Location: Ballroom B
Track:  PHP and MySQL

Red Hat Application Stack: Using JBoss Hibernate w/MySQL Enterprise
Burr Sutter, Red Hat
Time: 4:40PM - 5:25PM
Location: Ballroom H
Track:  Products & Services

Augmenting Your In-House MySQL Resources
Martin Wisniewski, Pythian
Time: 4:40PM - 5:25PM
Location: Ballroom G
Track:  Products & Services

How to Build a Highly Scalable News Web Site
Michael Anderson, Open Source Architect, Strategic Program Office, Unisys
Mitchell Goodman, Technical Specialist, Reuters
Time: 5:30PM - 6:15PM
Location: Ballroom H
Track:  Products & Services

mod_ndb: The REST Web Services API for MySQL Cluster
John David Duncan, Consulting Engineer, MySQL
Time: 5:30PM - 6:15PM
Location: Ballroom C
Track:  Architecture and Technology

MySQL Replication Roadmap and Vision
Lars Thalmann, Technical Lead, Replication and Clustering Technology, MySQL
Time: 5:30PM - 6:15PM
Location: Ballroom E
Track:  Replication and Scale-Out

Performance Tuning MySQL Cluster
Mikael Ronström, Senior Software Architect, MySQL AB
Time: 5:30PM - 6:15PM
Location: Ballroom F
Track:  MySQL Cluster and High Availability

Scaling the World’s Largest Photo Blogging Community
Farhan Mashraqi, DBA, Fotolog
Time: 5:30PM - 6:15PM
Location: Ballroom D
Track:  Replication and Scale-Out

Expo Hall Reception
Time: 6:00PM - 7:30PM

Backup and Recovery of MySQL
Paddy Sreenivasan, VP of Engineering and Co-founder, Zmanda, Inc., Zmanda, Inc.
Time: 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Location: Stevens Creek
Track:  Storage Engine Development and Optimization

MySQL Monitoring and Advisory Service Unleashed—Come Make Your Mark!
Rob Young, Senior Product Manager, MySQL Network
Gary Whizin, Director of Engineering, MySQL Enterprise Tools
Time: 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Location: Lafayette
Track:  Security and Database Administration

Using Perl's DBD::mysql
Giuseppe Maxia, QA Developer, MySQL AB
Time: 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Location: Lawrence
Track:  General

MySQL Data Warehousing and BI
James Dixon, Senior Architect and Chief Technology (a.k.a. "Chief Geek"), Pentaho Corporation
Roland Bouman, Certification Developer, MySQL A.B.
Matt Casters, Data Integration Architect and Kettle Project Founder, Pentaho
Julian Hyde, OLAP Architect and Mondrian Project Founder, Pentaho
Brian Miezejewski, Principal Consultant, MySQL inc.
Time: 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Location: Camino Real
Track:  Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence

Scalable BLOB Streaming Infrastructure
Paul McCullagh, CTO, SNAP Innovation GmbH
Time: 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Location: San Thomas
Track:  Storage Engine Development and Optimization

MySQL Replication
Lars Thalmann, Technical Lead, Replication and Clustering Technology, MySQL
Jeremy Cole, MySQL Geek, Proven Scaling LLC
Mats Kindahl, MySQL AB
Time: 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Location: Bayshore
Track:  Replication and Scale-Out

All Things InnoDB
Heikki Tuuri, Vice President, server technology, Innobase Oy
Peter Zaitsev, Co-Founder, Lead Consultant, Percona Ltd
Time: 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Location: Camino Real

MySQL Auditing for Compliance and Security
Time: 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Location: Winchester

Testing Tools and Techniques
Giuseppe Maxia, QA Developer, MySQL AB
Omer BarNir, Senior Software QA Architect, MySQL Inc.
Time: 8:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: Lawrence
Track:  General

Performance Tuning and Optimization
Peter Zaitsev, Co-Founder, Lead Consultant, Percona Ltd
Tobias Asplund, Instructor and Performance Tuning Consultant, MySQL AB
Jay Pipes, Community Relations Manager, North America, MySQL AB
Time: 9:00PM - 10:30PM
Location: Camino Real
Track:  Performance Tuning and Benchmarks

SNMP/AgentX Management of MySQL Servers
Mark Atwood
Time: 9:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: Lafayette
Track:  Security and Database Administration

High Availability and DRBD
Florian Haas
Phillip Reisner
Monty Taylor, Senior Consultant, MySQL
Time: 9:00PM - 10:30PM
Location: Bayshore

Kneschke: No, He's Not A Type of Pastry
Time: 9:00PM - 10:30PM
Location: San Thomas

MySQL use in Government
Time: 9:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: Stevens Creek



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Wednesday, April 25, 2007

Freedom Businesses Protect Privacy
Eben Moglen, Director, Software Freedom Law Center
Time: 8:20AM - 9:05AM
Location: Ballrooms E - H
Track:  Keynote

Clash of the Database Egos
Michael (Monty) Widenius, CTO & Co-founder, MySQL AB
Mikael Ronström, Senior Software Architect, MySQL AB
Jim Starkey, Senior Software Architect, MySQL AB
Heikki Tuuri, Vice President, server technology, Innobase Oy
Ari Valtanen, Co-Founder, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Solid Information Technology
Paul Whittington, Founder and Chief Architect, NitroSecurity, Inc.
Time: 9:05AM - 9:50AM
Location: Ballrooms E - H
Track:  Keynote

Citizenship: Open Source Community Rewards and Responsibilities
Bdale Garbee, Linux CTO, Hewlett Packard
Time: 9:50AM - 10:20AM
Location: Ballrooms E - H
Track:  Keynote

DotOrg Pavilion
Time: 10:00AM - 5:00PM

Versioning Your MySQL Schemas with Ruby on Rails' Migrations
Hampton Catlin, Developer, Unspace Interactive
Time: 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Location: Ballroom C
Track:  Ruby and MySQL

MySQL Backup: Roadmap and Vision
Lars Thalmann, Technical Lead, Replication and Clustering Technology, MySQL
Paddy Sreenivasan, VP of Engineering and Co-founder, Zmanda, Inc., Zmanda, Inc.
Time: 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Location: Ballroom B
Track:  Security and Database Administration

Federation at Flickr: Doing Billions of Queries Per Day
Dathan Pattishall, Senior Support Engineer, flickr.com
Time: 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Location: Ballroom E
Track:  Replication and Scale-Out

PrimeBase XT: Design and Implementation of a Transactional Storage Engine
Paul McCullagh, CTO, SNAP Innovation GmbH
Time: 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Location: Ballroom F
Track:  Storage Engine Development and Optimization

Addressing Data Chaos: Using MySQL and Kettle to Deliver World-class Data Warehouses
Matt Casters, Data Integration Architect and Kettle Project Founder, Pentaho
Time: 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Location: Ballroom A
Track:  Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence

Replication and Clustering for Web Technologies
Brian Aker, Director of Architecture, MySQL AB
Time: 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Location: Ballroom D
Track:  Architecture and Technology

NitroEDB for MySQL Storage Engine
Paul Whittington, Founder and Chief Architect, NitroSecurity, Inc.
Time: 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Location: Ballroom H
Track:  Products & Services

MySQL Cluster: Carrier Grade Subscriber Repository for Converging Networks
Paavo Helenius, Senior Systems Architect, Nokia Networks
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom E
Track:  MySQL Cluster and High Availability

A Storage Engine for Amazon S3
Mark Atwood
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom F
Track:  Storage Engine Development and Optimization

Partitioning in MySQL 5.1 and Onwards
Mikael Ronström, Senior Software Architect, MySQL AB
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom A
Track:  Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence

The Declarative Power of Views
Beat Vontobel, CTO, MeteoNews AG
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom C
Track:  General

Using MySQL as Active DBMS for Monitoring Applications
Jacob Nikom, Technical Staff Member, MIT Lincoln Laboratory
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom D
Track:  Architecture and Technology

Building Database Clusters with Middleware -- Continuent uni/cluster
Robert Hodges, CTO, Continuent, Inc.
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom H
Track:  Products & Services

Increase Confidence by Protecting Mission-critical Data with MySQL Replication and BakBone’s NetVault: Backup
Dawn Renee Campbell, Product Manager, Bakbone Software
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom G
Track:  Products & Services

Highly Available MySQL Cluster on Amazon EC2
Gururaja Rao, Lead Engineer, Wipro
Dr. Pandian Angaian
Jinesh Varia, Web Services Evangelist, Amazon Web Services
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom B
Track:  MySQL Cluster and High Availability

Transaction Processing and Durability with solidDB for MySQL
Jan Lindström
Time: 1:40PM - 2:35PM
Location: Ballroom F
Track:  Storage Engine Development and Optimization

Integrating MySQL and JasperReports
Barry Klawans, Chief Technical Officer, JasperSoft
Time: 1:40PM - 2:25PM
Location: Ballroom A
Track:  Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence

Scaling MySQL for Mission Critical Applications
Jacob Taylor, Co-founder and CTO, SugarCRM
Time: 1:40PM - 2:25PM
Location: Ballroom D
Track:  Performance Tuning and Benchmarks

Running a Top 500 Web Site with LAMP Stack and Commodity Hardware
Adam Donnison, Senior Web Developer, MySQL AB
Time: 1:40PM - 2:25PM
Location: Ballroom C
Track:  LAMP

Alcatel-Lucent XDMS XCAP Server: Powered by MySQL Cluster
Francois Leygues
Time: 1:40PM - 2:25PM
Location: Ballroom E
Track:  MySQL Cluster and High Availability

Rapid PHP Development with Delphi for PHP and MySQL
Michael Swindell, Vice President Products & Strategy, CodeGear
Time: 1:40PM - 2:25PM
Location: Ballroom G
Track:  PHP and MySQL, Products & Services

Data Compression and Analytic Query for Data Warehousing
Victoria Eastwood
Time: 1:40PM - 2:35PM
Location: Ballroom H
Track:  Products & Services

Storage Replication with DRBD: The Next Big Thing in Cluster Storage Management
Florian Haas
Phillip Reisner
Time: 1:40PM - 2:25PM
Location: Ballroom B
Track:  LAMP, MySQL Cluster and High Availability, Replication and Scale-Out, Storage Engine Development and Optimization

MySQL Server Roadmap
Robin Schumacher, Director of Product Management, MySQL AB
Jeffrey Pugh
Time: 2:30PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom B
Track:  General

Optimizing Performance for Dynamic, High Volume Web Pages
Tobias Eggendorfer, Universität der Bundeswehr Neubiberg
Time: 2:30PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom D
Track:  Business and Case Studies

Exploring New Features in MySQL 5.1 Cluster
Jimmy Guerrero, Product Manager for MySQL Cluster, MySQL AB
Stewart Smith, Software Engineer, MySQL AB
Time: 2:30PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom F
Track:  MySQL Cluster and High Availability

MySQL Performance Under a Microscope
Tobias Asplund, Instructor and Performance Tuning Consultant, MySQL AB
Jay Pipes, Community Relations Manager, North America, MySQL AB
Time: 2:30PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom E
Track:  Performance Tuning and Benchmarks

Monitoring MySQL Servers with MySQL Network
Jan Kneschke, Senior Developer, MySQL Network
Sheeri Kritzer, Database Administrator, Online Buddies, Inc.
Time: 2:30PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom A
Track:  Security and Database Administration

Lucene and MySQL
Farhan Mashraqi, DBA, Fotolog
Time: 2:30PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom C
Track:  LAMP

Leveraging Open Source for Operational Data Integration
Fabrice Bonan, COO, Talend
Time: 2:30PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom H
Track:  Products & Services

Lightning Rounds with Top MySQL Community Contributors
Giuseppe Maxia, QA Developer, MySQL AB
Ask Bjørn Hansen, Develooper.com
Jeremy Cole, MySQL Geek, Proven Scaling LLC
Martin Friebe, Programming Director, Hybyte Ltd
Bill Karwin, Product Engineering Manager, Zend Technologies
Sheeri Kritzer, Database Administrator, Online Buddies, Inc.
Mike Kruckenberg, Principal Software Engineer, OpenAir
Paul McCullagh, CTO, SNAP Innovation GmbH
Baron Schwartz, Software Engineer, Rimm-Kaufmann Group
Yoshiaki Tajika, NEC System Technology
Beat Vontobel, CTO, MeteoNews AG
Peter Zaitsev, Co-Founder, Lead Consultant, Percona Ltd
Time: 3:35PM - 4:35PM
Location: Ballroom C
Track:  General

Inside Falcon: MySQL's Newest Storage Engine
Jim Starkey, Senior Software Architect, MySQL AB
Time: 3:35PM - 4:35PM
Location: Ballroom E
Track:  Architecture and Technology

Monitoring MySQL
Kristian Köhntopp, Senior Consultant, MySQL AB
Time: 3:35PM - 4:35PM
Location: Ballroom A
Track:  Security and Database Administration

Bleeding Edge MySQL Cluster: Upcoming Cool Things
Stewart Smith, Software Engineer, MySQL AB
Time: 3:35PM - 4:35PM
Location: Ballroom F
Track:  MySQL Cluster

Scale-out Options with MySQL and Java
Mark D. Matthews, MySQL AB
Time: 3:35PM - 4:35PM
Location: Ballroom D
Track:  Java

The State of PHP
Andi Gutmans, Co-Founder and VP of Technology, Zend Technologies, Inc.
Time: 3:35PM - 4:35PM
Location: Ballroom B
Track:  PHP and MySQL

Zmanda Recovery Manager (ZRM) for MySQL
Ram "TK" Krishnamurthy, Vice President of Services, Support and IT operations, Zmanda
KK George, Director of India Development Operations, Zmanda
Time: 3:35PM - 4:35PM
Location: Ballroom G
Track:  Products & Services

Query Optimizer Internals and What's New in the MySQL 5.2 Optimizer
Timour Katchaounov, Software Developer, MySQL
Time: 4:40PM - 6:15PM
Location: Ballroom F
Track:  Architecture and Technology

BI4DBAs: Using Pentaho, BIRT, and Eclipse for Monitoring MySQL
Roland Bouman, Certification Developer, MySQL A.B.
Time: 4:40PM - 6:15PM
Location: Ballroom A
Track:  Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence

Contributing to MySQL as an Outsider
Joel Seligstein, Facebook
Time: 4:40PM - 6:15PM
Location: Ballroom C
Track:  General

MySQL Performance Cookbook
Peter Zaitsev, Co-Founder, Lead Consultant, Percona Ltd
Time: 4:40PM - 5:25PM
Location: Ballroom E
Track:  Performance Tuning and Benchmarks

Developing for .NET Using Visual Studio
Reggie Burnett, Software Developer, MySQL AB
Time: 4:40PM - 5:25PM
Location: Ballroom D
Track:  .NET/Windows

Four-line Web Services for Your PHP/MySQL Applications
Mike Ho, Co-founder, Quasidea Development
Time: 4:40PM - 5:25PM
Location: Ballroom B
Track:  PHP and MySQL

Using Hibernate to Ease the Migration to Open Source Databases
Charles Lee, VP of Engineering, Hyperic
Time: 5:30PM - 6:15PM
Location: Ballroom D
Track:  Java

Using MySQL with the Zend Framework
Bill Karwin, Product Engineering Manager, Zend Technologies
Time: 5:30PM - 6:15PM
Location: Ballroom B
Track:  PHP and MySQL

For Ticketmaster, MySQL Replication is the Ticket!
Ed Presz, Director of Database Engineering, Ticketmaster, Inc.
Time: 5:30PM - 6:15PM
Location: Ballroom E
Track:  Replication and Scale-Out

InnoDB: Efficient, Reliable Transactional Storage for MySQL
Ken Jacobs, Vice President, Product Strategy, Oracle Corporation
Time: 5:30PM - 6:15PM
Location: Ballroom H
Track:  Products & Services

MySQL Quiz Show
Time: 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: Ballrooms E - H

MySQL Cluster (NDB)
Stewart Smith, Software Engineer, MySQL AB
Time: 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Track:  MySQL Cluster and High Availability

Quality Contribution to MySQL
Giuseppe Maxia, QA Developer, MySQL AB
Omer BarNir, Senior Software QA Architect, MySQL Inc.
Time: 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Location: Winchester
Track:  General

Making It Real in the Enterprise: Migrating from Access to Enterprise Web 2.0
Geremy Cohen, ActiveGrid
Chris Keene, ActiveGrid
Time: 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Location: Camino Real
Track:  .NET/Windows

All Things .NET
Reggie Burnett, Software Developer, MySQL AB
Time: 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Location: Lawrence
Track:  .NET/Windows

MySQL and Java
Mark D. Matthews, MySQL AB
Time: 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Location: San Thomas
Track:  Java

Online Backup
Lars Thalmann, Technical Lead, Replication and Clustering Technology, MySQL
Charles Bell, Senior Developer, MySQL AB
Time: 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Location: Stevens Creek
Track:  Security and Database Administration

Pluggable Storage Engine API
Brian Miezejewski, Principal Consultant, MySQL inc.
Brian Aker, Director of Architecture, MySQL AB
Trudy Pelzer, Project Engineering Manager, MySQL AB
Time: 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Location: Lafayette
Track:  Storage Engine Development and Optimization

Point and Click Application Development with FileMaker Pro
Time: 8:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: Camino Real

Falcon - Maximizing Transaction Management in MySQL
Jim Starkey, Senior Software Architect, MySQL AB
Ann Harrison, IBPhoenix
Time: 9:00PM - 8:30PM
Location: Lafayette



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Thursday, April 26, 2007

PHP on Hormones
Rasmus Lerdorf, Yahoo!
Time: 8:20AM - 9:05AM
Location: Ballrooms E - H
Track:  Keynote

Scaling MySQL at YouTube
Paul Tuckfield, MySQL DBA, YouTube
Time: 9:05AM - 9:50AM
Location: Ballrooms E - H
Track:  Keynote

Data Protection for the LAMP Economy
Chander Kant, CEO, Zmanda
Time: 9:50AM - 10:20AM
Location: Ballrooms E - H
Track:  Keynote

The innotop Workshop
Baron Schwartz, Software Engineer, Rimm-Kaufmann Group
Time: 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Location: Ballroom C
Track:  General

Implement High Availability with DRBD
Lee Stigile, Sales Engineer, MySQL Inc.
Drew Kutcharian
Monty Taylor, Senior Consultant, MySQL
Time: 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Location: Ballroom G
Track:  MySQL Cluster and High Availability

MySQL: The Real Grid Database
Mark Callaghan, Software Developer, Google, Inc.
Chip Turner, Software Developer
Time: 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Location: Ballroom A
Track:  Architecture and Technology

Lightning Rounds: State of the Partner Engines
Jay Pipes, Community Relations Manager, North America, MySQL AB
Mark Atwood
Victoria Eastwood
Jan Lindström
Paul McCullagh, CTO, SNAP Innovation GmbH
Moshe Shadmon, ScaleDB
Ari Valtanen, Co-Founder, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Solid Information Technology
Paul Whittington, Founder and Chief Architect, NitroSecurity, Inc.
Time: 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Location: Ballroom H
Track:  Storage Engine Development and Optimization

Ruby on Rails and the ActiveRecord ORM
Evan (Rabble) Henshaw-Plath, Hacker, Independent
Time: 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Location: Ballroom B
Track:  Ruby and MySQL

The 7 Stages of Scaling Web Applications: Strategies for Architects
John Engates, CTO, Rackspace Managed Hosting
Time: 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Location: Ballroom F
Track:  Replication and Scale-Out

Creating INFORMATION_SCHEMA Tables
Mike Kruckenberg, Principal Software Engineer, OpenAir
Time: 10:45AM - 11:45AM
Location: Ballroom E
Track:  Architecture and Technology

Securing MySQL for Regulatory Compliance and Sound Sleep
John Ioannidis, Chief Architect, Packet GENERAL
Philip Antoniades, Sales Engineer, MySQL AB
Time: 10:45AM - 11:30AM
Location: Ballroom D
Track:  Security and Database Administration

Primetime ODBC: Constructing ODBC Applications and the ODBC 5.0 Roadmap
Jess Balint, MySQL
Anders Karlsson, Sales Engineer and Consultant, MySQL
Gerardo Narvaja, Sales Engineer, MySQL
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom E
Track:  Architecture and Technology

What Happens After You're Scalable: Capacity Planning for LAMP
John Allspaw, Manager, Technical Operations, Flickr.com
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom C
Track:  LAMP

Web 2.0 and Content 2.0: Next Generation Enterprise Content Management
John Newton, Alfresco.org
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom D
Track:  Web 2.0, Ajax, and Emerging Technologies

PHP 6: The Next Level
Lukas Kahwe Smith
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom B
Track:  PHP and MySQL

Developing High Performance Application Using NDB/J
Johan Andersson, Principal Consultant, MySQL AB
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom G
Track:  MySQL Cluster and High Availability

Managing MySQL the Slack Way: How Google Deploys New MySQL Servers
Michael Still, Corporate Reliability Engineer, Google Inc
Grant Allen, Google, Inc.
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom A
Track:  Security and Database Administration

Mixing and Mashing Up with Rails
Matt Pelletier, Partner, EastMedia
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom F
Track:  Ruby and MySQL

MySQL and .NET in the Real World
Jeffrey McManus, CEO, Approver.com
Time: 11:50AM - 12:35PM
Location: Ballroom H
Track:  .NET/Windows

Introduction to the Japanese Charset
Yoshinori Matsunobu, Senior Consultant, MySQL AB
Time: 1:40PM - 2:25PM
Location: Ballroom C
Track:  General

MySQL Cluster: The Heart of a Fixed Mobile Converged EPG for IPTV
George Kongaleth, Senior Business Concepts Researcher, Ericsson
Time: 1:40PM - 2:25PM
Location: Ballroom G
Track:  MySQL Cluster and High Availability

ScaleDB: A Scalable and High Performance Transactional Engine for MySQL
Moshe Shadmon, ScaleDB
Time: 1:40PM - 2:25PM
Location: Ballroom H
Track:  Storage Engine Development and Optimization

GIS Geocoding with Stored Procedures in MySQL
Zach Hollandsworth, CTO, Giantis Software
Time: 1:40PM - 2:25PM
Location: Ballroom B
Track:  General

InnoDB Performance Optimization
Heikki Tuuri, Vice President, server technology, Innobase Oy
Peter Zaitsev, Co-Founder, Lead Consultant, Percona Ltd
Time: 1:40PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom D
Track:  Performance Tuning and Benchmarks

Embedded MySQL Applications
Charles Bell, Senior Developer, MySQL AB
Time: 1:40PM - 2:25PM
Location: Ballroom E
Track:  Architecture and Technology

SQL Kitchen: Spicing Up Everyday SQL
Damien Seguy, Nexen Services SA
Time: 1:40PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom A
Track:  General

Managing Hierarchical Data in MySQL: The Extended Director's Cut
Mike Hillyer, Sales Engineer, OmniTI Computer Consulting
Time: 1:40PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom F
Track:  General

Embedded JasperSoft for MySQL Inside Enterasys
Barry Klawans, Chief Technical Officer, JasperSoft
Time: 2:30PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom E
Track:  Architecture and Technology

ORM on Steroids: Using the NDBAPI Directly in Your Mapping Layer
Monty Taylor, Senior Consultant, MySQL
Time: 2:30PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom H
Track:  MySQL Cluster and High Availability

High Performance Data Warehousing with MySQL: Tricks and Tips from the Field
Brian Miezejewski, Principal Consultant, MySQL inc.
Time: 2:30PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom C
Track:  Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence

Using Triggers and Events for MySQL Administration and Auditing
Tobias Asplund, Instructor and Performance Tuning Consultant, MySQL AB
Time: 2:30PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom B
Track:  Security and Database Administration

solidDB Storage Engines
Ari Valtanen, Co-Founder, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Solid Information Technology
Time: 2:30PM - 3:15PM
Location: Ballroom G
Track:  Storage Engine Development and Optimization

Closing Keynote and Reception
Pasha Sadri, Principal Software Engineer, Advanced Development Division, Yahoo!
Time: 3:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: Ballroom F



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