align-toparrow-leftarrow-rightbackbellblockcalendarcamerachatcheckchevron-downchevron-leftchevron-rightchevron-small-downchevron-small-leftchevron-small-rightchevron-small-upchevron-upcircle-with-crosscrosseditfacebookglobegoogleimagesinstagramlocation-pinmagnifying-glassmailmoremuplabelShape 3 + Rectangle 1outlookpersonplusImported LayersImported LayersImported Layersshieldstartwitteryahoo

James B.


Boston, MA
Hometown: Revere, MA

Member since:

December 23, 2013

Tell us something about your name (first, middle, last, nick, handle, etc).

James (Jay) Buckley, common handle is ziadeko My grand father was named James, My father Bryan, My Son is Bryan. I hoped to start Family a tradition to Alternate James and Bryan (my grand father is not james) rather then sr/jr. Now that i am in writing this out, seems It seemed like a good idea when i was 23

How did you get interested in: computers, databases, mysql? (pick one or all of the topics)

Father was a software engineer, which was non ultra common in the late 1970's. 37 not old (not young) for a engineer. I had T.I. and then apple 2 when first came out. My first program task given to me by my dad (make the stick figure demo program Walk) - this was cool back then. For DB, in my opinion this is the CS field where the human condition and systems are most closely linked (less cybernetics). Mysql, I have a general passion for open source. Hard to debate that MYSQL does its job very well and the community is unmatched - debates on oracle aside.


37 Yo Data Scientist from Boston. MSCS '99 and JD '03 (long story). Born, raised and Returned to Boston with My Wife and 3 Kids. I Love Data. More so, I love the precise moment when the data you prepared answers a users question

Our Sponsors

  • Technocation, Inc.

    Video camera, host video files, meetup fees. They are non-profit.

  • Oracle, Inc.

    Oracle develops the MySQL database core and offers support and training.

  • Akiban Technologies

    Has a new table grouping technology as a denormalization alternative.

  • Tokutek

    TokuDB is a drop-in replacement for InnoDB that scales MySQL®.

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy