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Scaling Apps for Monster Traffic! A crash-course by the CEO of Percona!

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An exclusive limited event for MySQL enthusiasts; only a small number of seats are available!

NYC MySQL Group presents:
Scaling Apps for Monster Traffic!
An accelerated-learning crash-course on MySQL caching, sharding and replication by the world's foremost expert in MySQL performance and scaling, Peter Zaitsev, CEO and Founder of Percona (

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Peter Zaitsev was personally recruited by MySQL Founder Monty Widenius to join MySQL in 2002. Peter managed the High Performance Group within the MySQL Support Team until 2006, when he left to found Percona. He has since guided Percona from a two-person bootstrapped start-up to what has become a 40-person Silicon Valley firm with an international reputation.

Peter's work has contributed to dozens of MySQL appliances, storage engines, replication systems, and other technologies. He has advised some of the world's largest MySQL users - including many Fortune 500 firms and household-name web sites - on MySQL best practices, especially performance scaling and optimization. Peter has co-authored High Performance MySQL, 2nd Edition along with two other Percona experts and is frequently invited as a guest at open source conferences; he has been a sell-out speaker at the yearly MySQL User Conference since its inception.
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Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010
Power-Networking at 6:30pm
Presentation starts at 6:45pm

This event is organized by the NYC MySQL Group and will take place at NYCTechnologyLadder (
205 Hudson St. (corner of Canal St.), 6th Floor
New York, NY 10013

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