Baron Schwartz

Diagnosing Intermittent MySQL Problems

Date: This event took place live on May 04 2012

Presented by: Baron Schwartz

Duration: Approximately 60 minutes.

Cost: Free

Do you occasionally see a problem in your MySQL database,or that you suspect is caused by your MySQL database, but you can't diagnose it because you aren't looking when it happens? This commonly causes problems to continue for weeks or months before they are solved.

In this webcast presentation Baron Schwartz, author of High Performance MySQL 3rd Edition, explains how to use a set of open-source tools he designed specifically for unattended problem detection. The tools gather data for quick and reliable diagnosis. They can help you dramatically shorten the troubleshooting cycle time, leading to increased uptime and better quality of service.

About Baron Schwartz

Baron Schwartz is a software engineer who lives in Charlottesville, Virginia and goes by the online handle of "Xaprb," which is his first name typed in QWERTY on a Dvorak keyboard. When he's not busy solving a fun programming challenge, he relaxes with his family. He blogs about software engineering at xaprb.com/blog. He's the Chief Performance Architect at Percona, the leading provider of support and services for MySQL.

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