Hey folks -
Percona has offered PhillyDB two free tickets to next week's awesome-looking Percona Live event! These tickets cover both the tutorials and the conference.
Additionally, all PhillyDB members are eligible for a 50% discount on the regular ticket price!
To be eligible for these offers, tweet and/or FB post about Percona Live, and reply all to this email with the link to your tweet/post. Please include the event URL http://www.percon... in the tweet/post.
At 5:00PM tomorrow (9/28), we will pick two winners from those who reply and each of these two winners will receive one free admission.
We will post the 50% discount link after notifying the two winners.
More info on the event:
Percona Live New York <http://www.percon...; is October 1-2, 2012 at the Sentry Centers located at 730 Third Avenue in New York City. The conference features tutorials October 1st and breakout sessions October 2nd with a networking reception Tuesday after the sessions.
Percona Live New York features an outstanding collection of breakout speakers and topics including:
- Daniel Austin, Principal Architect, Paypal
Topics: “Building a Fast, Globally-distributed Data Warehouse with MySQL and NDB” and “Performance of Stored Routines in MySQL”
- Ronald Bradford, Founder and CEO, Effective MySQL
Topic: “MySQL Backup and Recovery Essentials”
- Bayard Carlin, Director of Technical Operations, New Relic
Topic: “Upgrading from MySQL 5.0 to 5.5”
- Evan Elias, Senior Engineer, Tumblr
Topic: “Managing Large Sharded Topologies with Jetpants”
- Devananda van der Veen, OpenStack Infrastucture Developer, HP Cloud Services
Topic: “Diagnosing and Fixing MySQL Replication”
- Seppo Jaakola, CEO, Codership Oy
Topic: “Synchronous Replication Use Cases”
- Jeff Mace, Director of Professional Services, Continuent, Inc.
Topic: “Consolidate Your Sharded Database Indexes in Real-time”
- John Mertic, Community Manager, SugarCRM
Topic: “Rescuing Your Legacy Database Abstraction Layer”
Percona Live New York also features a great lineup of sponsors supporting the conference including:
- Diamond Sponsors:
- Platinum Sponsors:
Nimbus Data <http://www.nimbus...;,
Akiban Technologies <http://www.akiban...;,
New Relic <http://www.newrel...;
- Media Sponsors:
Database Trends and Applications <http://www.dbta.c...;
- Additional Sponsors: