Dave Stokes

Dave Stokes

Dave Stokes is a MySQL Community Manager for Oracle. Previously he was the MySQL Certification Manager for MySQL AB and SUN. He has worked for companies ranging alphabetically from the American Heart Association to Xerox and work ranging from Anti-submarine warfare to web developer.

Vancouver 2017 sessions

MySQL Replication -- From Simple to Group Replication

English session - Beginner

MySQL Replication is a widely used but little understood way of ensuring you have multiple copies of your database information. This session start with simple master/salve replication, walk through the row-based versus statement-based options, and build up to a highly available cluster using MySQL Group Replication. Find ways to tune your setting for peak efficiency while protecting your data.

Why Your Database Query Stinks

English session - Beginner

Only 2 percent of developers have formal training in structured query language, relational theory, or even simple sets. Yet they use a database to store data and wonder why their queries are so slow. This session covers what really happened when you submit a query, why you can not visually tell a poor query from a good one, how to skip the 'N+1" problems, and more. Do not be a slave to slow queries! Learn to become a minor database deity!

Montreal 2017 sessions

Vancouver 2016 sessions

Montreal 2012 sessions