Tuesday Jul 28, 2015

MySQL 5.7 Community Contributor Award Program 2015!

A couple of months ago the MySQL Community team announced a new award program called "MySQL 5.7 Community Contributor Award Program” where we wanted to identify & reward the most active community members / contributors / active bloggers from the MySQL community world. Below you can find a list of our current winners who met any of following criteria:

  1. The most active code contributor
  2. Bug reporter
  3. The most active MySQL blogger
  4. People who play very active role in translation/documentation of MySQL articles 
  5. People who provide feedback on DMR releases, Labs releases, or change proposals 

We printed a limited edition of “MySQL 5.7 Community Contributor” really nice polo t-shirts for this program.  

It’s our pleasure to announce that following people were awarded - Congratulations to all!!!:

  • Shahriyar Rzayev, the Azerbaijan MySQL User Group leader for reproducing bugs in MySQL 5.7 
  • Tsubasa Tanaka, the MySQL ACE for his very active role in the Japanese community 
  • Ichii Takashi for reproducing bugs in MySQL 5.7
  • Peter Zaitsev for his active code contributions 
  • Clint Byrum for packaging work in Debian and Ubuntu 
  • Christian Hesse for his Workbench packages work 
  • Stewart Smith for his help with MySQL on POWER
  • Jeremy Cole, the MySQL ACE for active blogging and bug reports
  • Dmitry Smirnov for his Workbench packages work 
  • Konstantin Osipov, the Moscow MySQL User Group Leader for contributing multiple patches 
  • Edgar Knapp for reproducing bugs in MySQL 5.7  
  • Marc Trouwaert for reproducing bugs in MySQL 5.7 
  • Valeriy Kravchuk for active blogging and bug reports 
  • Giuseppe Maxia, the MySQL ACE Directorfor continual updating MySQL 
  • Daniel Van Eeden, the NL MySQL User Group Leader & MySQL ACE for his active role within the UG and active blogging 
  • Laurynas Biveinis for his active code contributions 
  • Shlomi Noach, the MySQL ACE for multiple suggestions on improving default configuration of MySQL 5.7  
  • Bill Karwin, the MySQL ACE for his useful feedback on the transition to script mode for MySQL 5.7
  • Simon Mudd, the MySQL ACE & Madrid MySQL User Group Leader for contributing a lot of feedback & blogging
… more winners will come soon because MySQL 5.7 Community Contributor Award Program continues!

Thursday Jul 16, 2015

MyNA (MySQL User Group) meeting


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Friday Jun 05, 2015

MySQL Community Event in Japan, Osaka

MyNA (MySQL Nippon Association) Osaka is organizing a MySQL User Group meeting on June 30, 2015. Everyone who is around and interested is more than welcome on this free MySQL event. Please find more details below:
  • Name: MySQL Community meeting
  • Date: June 30, 2015
  • Time: 18:30-21:00
  • Place: Oracle Office (Osaka)
     - Address:  9F, 2-4-27 ShinFujita Bld., Dojima, Kita-ku Osaka-shi, Osaka, 530-0003, Japan
     - Map
  • Proposed agenda:
    • "MySQL Update" by Yoshiaki Yamasaki, MySQL Sales Consultant, Asia Pacific & Japan
    • "InnoDB FTS" by Tsubasa Tanaka, MySQL ACE
    • "How to tuning MySQL with MySQLtuner" by a MySQL community member
More information and registration could be found at MyNA Osaka (MySQL Nippon Association).

Thursday May 28, 2015

MySQL User Camp, Bangalore India

We are happy to announce another MySQL User Group meeting in Bangalore which is happening every quarter. 

See event details below:

  • Date: Jun 26th, 2015
  • Time: 3-5:30 pm
  • Place: OC001, Block1, B wing, Kalyani Magnum Infotech Park, J.P Nagar, 7th Phase Bangalore, India
  • More information could be found at: 
  • Proposed Agenda:
    • “MySQL Tools Usage in Rakuten and Overview of Replication GTIDs” by Mahesh Patil
    • “MySQL Software Repositories” by Ahil Mohan
    • "Ansible for large scale MySQL deployment" by P R Karthik
You are welcome to attend!

Tuesday May 12, 2015

MySQL User Group Meeting Azerbaijan

We are pleased to invite everyone who is interested and around to the MySQL User Group Azerbaijan KickOff meeting. Please find more details below & at the link of MUG Facebook group:

  • Date: May 14, 2015
  • Place: Baku city, Murtuza Muxtarov str. 179/71  
  • Time: 7:00-9:30 pm
  • Proposed Agenda:
    • MySQL as open source project
    • Helping community improving project by
      • Sending Feature requests
      • Finding bugs, reporting bugs
More information & registration could be found here.

 

Friday Apr 24, 2015

Events and conferences where you can find MySQL - May-December 2015

Please find a list of conferences & events where you can find MySQL Community team or our experts talking about MySQL. We are looking forward to meeting to you!

  • May 2015:
    • OpenSUSE, Den Haag, Netherlands, (May 1-4, 2015)
      • Speaker: Georgi Kodinov on "Secure Deployment Changes Coming in MySQL 5.7”
      • Find us at our MySQL booth!
    • OpenWest Conference, Salt Lake City, US (May 7-9, 2015)
    • PHP Unconference, Island of Majorka (May 9-10, 2015)
      • as tradition we are part of this UnConference. 
    • PHP Tour Luxembourg, Abbaye de Neumunster, Luxembourg (June 12-13, 2015)
      • Talk secured by Carsten Thalheimer on the “One last thing about Open Source Databases - The upcoming MySQL 5.7” on June 12 @ 13:30-14:15
    • DrupalCon, Los Angeles, US (May 11-15, 2015)
      • Find our Community staff at MySQL booth!
    • PHP[Tek] 2015, Chicago, US (May 18-22, 2015)
      • Speaker: David Stokes, MySQL Community Manager on “MySQL Replication for Beginners", May 22 @9-10am
    • Linux Solutions & Libres, Paris, France (Date TBD) 
      • the event will be moved to October 2015 and probably joined with Open World Forum.
    • !Joomla JBeyond Developer Conference, Prague Czech Republic, (May 29-31, 2015)
      • Speaker: Andreea Ciobotaru on “MySQL High Availability”, May 29 @4pm
      • Come to vist MySQL booth in expo area!
  • June 2015:
    • db tech showcase, Tokyo, Japan (June 10-12, 2015)
      • We are going to have a talk on MySQL topic. Please watch the conference website for further updates.
    • OpenSource Conference, Hokkaido, Japan, (June 12-13, 2015)
      • We are having a MySQL session at this show. Please watch the conference website for further updates.
    • SouthEast Linux Fest, Charlotte, NC, US (June 12-14, 2015)
      • Please find our staff at MySQL / Oracle booth!
    • PyCon Singapore, Singapore, (June 17-19, 2015)
      • Find us at our MySQL booth!
    • Dutch PHP, Amsterdam, Holland (June 25-26, 2015)
      • Speaker: David Stokes, the MySQL Community Manager on “MySQL 5.7 New Features” on June 25@13:45-17:00
      • Find us at our MySQL booth!
    • OpenSource HK, Hong Kong (June 26-27, 2015)
      • Find us at our MySQL booth!
      • Speakers: 
        • Ryusuke Kajiyama on “State of The Dolphin 2015 - MySQL Technical update, MySQL 5.7 and beyond” (time/date: tbd)
        • Ivan Ma on "Demystifying MySQL for Oracle DBAs and Developers” (time/date: tbd)
        • more will be coming
  • July 2015:
    • OpenSource Conference, Okinawa, Japan (July 4, 2015)
      • Find us at our MySQL booth!
      • Talks - tbd. Please watch conference website for further updates.
  • August 2015: 
    • Mountain Moodle Moot, Minneapolis, MN, US (August 4-6, 2015)
      • Find us at our MySQL booth!
    • COSCUP, Taipei, Taiwan (August 15-16, 2015)
      • Find us at our MySQL booth!
    • Debian Conference, Heidelberg, Germany (August 15-22, 2015)
      • Find us at our MySQL booth!
      • For the approved MySQL talks, please watch the conference website.
    • Texas Linux Fest, San Marcos, TX, US (August 21-22, 2015)
      • Find us at our MySQL booth!
    • Froscon 2015, St.Augustin, Germany (August 22-23, 2015)
      • Find us at our MySQL booth! 
      • For the approved MySQL talks, please watch the conference website.
  • September 2015:
    • Pacific Northwest PHP, Seattle, WA, US (September 11-12, 2015)
    • WebExpo, Prague, Czech Republic (September 19-20, 2015)
      • Find us at our MySQL booth!
      • Speaker: Morgan Tocker, the MySQL Community Manager on MySQL 5.7 + JSON (Intermediate) - date, time - tbd
    • Live 360, NY, US (September 28-October 1, 2015)
  • October 2015:
  • November 2015:
    • All Your Base 2015, London, UK (November 13, 2015)
      • Find us at our MySQL booth!
    • Live 360, Orlando, US (November 16-20, 2015)
    • DOAG, Nuremberg, Germany (November 17-20, 2015)
      • Find us at Oracle booth!
  • December 2015:
    • JCConf, Taipei, Taiwan (December 4-5, 2015)
    • Tech15 UKOUG, Birmingham, UK (December 7-10, 2015)
      • Find us at Oracle booth!

Thursday Apr 02, 2015

MySQL User Group Meeting Hyderabad, India, April 10, 2015

We would like to inform you about upcoming MySQL User Group Meetup, Hyderabad on April 10, 2015.

There will be two sessions around MySQL New Features and MySQL Replication, to be presented by MySQL Consultants at Oracle followed by open networking session and snacks!

Details:

  • Day: April 10, 2015 
  • Time: 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm 
  • Place: Oracle India Pvt Ltd, Conf room: 3D007, Cyber Park, Salarpuria, Plot No : 67 Hitech city, Madhapur, Hyderabad – 500081 
  • Tel: 040- 67244474 (Oracle reception) 
  • Meetup Page

So explore this opportunity to get more knowledge about MySQL and increase your network with other MySQLers.

For registration please send an email to mysql.india.ug@gmail.com (so we can arrange enough snacks :)) 

Friday Feb 27, 2015

MySQL/Java Tech Day in Cameroon

The recently created Cameroon MySQL User Group in cooperation with the local Java User Group are happy to announce the MySQL/Java Tech Day covering both technical areas. This event is the first event on Java & MySQL in Cameroon and we are very happy to invite you to come if you are around.
  • Event : MySQL/Java Tech Day
  • When : 21st March 2015
  • Place :  ActivSpaces – Boulevard de la liberte, Akwa Douala
  • Agenda: available
    • 9:15 – 9:45: Keynotes: Introduction of MUG Cameroon & CemerJUG
    • 9:45 – 10:30: MySQL. The database for the web by Kwaye Gabriel Kant, the Leader of MUG Cameroon
    • 10:30 – 10:45: Coffee Break
    • 10:45-11:35: 10 minutes sponsor sessions (ActivSpaces, Objis, ABHoster, Novazen, FreelancerTech...)
    • 11:35-12:05: Cloud Computing: MySQL as a service by Patrick NDJIENTCHEU, CEO Founder Djoss.tv
    • 12:05-13:00: Java Entreprise. JPA with MySQL database by Daniel FOUOMENE, PhD student computer Science, University of Yaounde, CEO Founder FreelancerTech.net
    • 13:00-14:00: MySQL tools for Database Administrator by Stella BULU, Oracle DBA OCP, AppTech
    • 14:00-14:50: Lunch break
    • 14:50-15:30: What is Oracle ? By Eric NKILI the Oracle Application DBA, AppsTech
    • 15:30-16:10: Java Application Server: Deployment with Glassfish by Jeremie NGUETSOP, Java senior developer
    • 16:10-17:00: Conference/debate
We are looking forward to seeing you at this MysQL / Java Tech day on March 21st, 2015!

Monday Feb 23, 2015

SMUG - Sweden MySQL User Group meeting

We are pleased to invite you to the next SMUG meeting which will be hold on April 28th in Stockholm, please find more details below:
  • Where: King, Sveavägen 44, Stockholm, Sweden
  • When: Tuesday, April 28 at 3:00pm - 6:00pm 
  • Agenda:
    • Partitioning your data and partition news in MySQL 5.7 - Matthias Jonsson, developer in InnoDB team
    • New optimizer cost model in MySQL 5.7 - Martin Hansson, developer in MySQL optimizer team.
  • Registration pages:

MySQL User Group Nigeria (Coders234) KickOff meeting - the date has been changed!

We are pleased to invite everyone who is around to the first MySQL User Group Nigeria (Coders234) which will happen on March 4, 2015 (not March 2, 2015 as was announced previously, the date has been changed). Please find details about the MUG meeting below:

  • Date: March 4, 2015 
  • Time: 10am-1pm 
  • Place: Cyber Mate Rijiyan Zaki BUK New Site Road Kano, Nigeria  
  • Agenda:  
    • 10am - 11am: MySQL From the web to the Cloud 
    • 11am - 1pm: Effectively Deploy MySQL Applications on Windows 
  • Meetup link
  • Registration
Please come to join this KickOff meeting and learn on how MySQL fit the cloud computing revolution and how deploy MySQL Applications on Windows.  

Wednesday Feb 11, 2015

FOSDEM 2015 with MySQL & MySQL 20 years anniversary celebration!

During the weekend of January 31-February 1, 2015 we attended the biggest open source conference in Europe, FOSDEM 2015 in Brussels, Belgium. We got again great attendance from MySQL team from around the Europe with following talks in the MySQL & Friends dev. room on Sunday, Feb 1:

  • Andrew Morgan, MySQL Product Manager from the UK talked about "NoSQL & SQL - the best from both words". See Andrew's blog including the slides.
  • Norvald H. Ryeng, the MySQL Optimizer engineer, Norway with a talk on "Web Mapping with MySQL". Norvald also contributed to the other dev.room "Distributions" on "Upstream Downstream"
  • Luis Soares, the Lead Software Engineer and MySQL Replication Team lead, Portugal had 2 talks in the MySQL & Friends dev.room:
    • Zooming in on the New MySQL Group Replication Plugin
    • The New MySQL Replication Features in MySQL 5.7 and Beyond
  • Sveta Smirnova, the MySQL Senior Principal Support Engineer & an author of book "MySQL Troubleshooting" had 2 talks:
    • Moving to the NoSQL side: MySQL JSON functions
    • Performance Schema for MySQL Troubleshooting

MySQL & Friends Dev.room - Sunday, February 1st, 2015:

During Saturday we staffed the MySQL booth with a guest from Java team sharing the table with us. We got a several good questions on MySQL, JSON features, MySQL support, news and more. However we found out that the MySQL dolphins were even more popular than the boogie boots 2 years ago... almost all of them were out by end of Saturday's afternoon! 

The evening on Saturday there was a MySQL & Friends community dinner organized by Percona. This evening event socializing and getting the MySQLers together starting to be a tradition at FOSDEM, but this time also with a MySQL 20 years anniversary celebration with a fantastic MySQL cake!!! Almost all 36 registered attendees stayed till 11pm when we cut the cake. Many thanks (especially to Liz Van Dijk who made the cake by herself) for all the effort with arranging this great dinner! 

MySQL 20 years anniversary cake:

Liz cutting the cake:


Tuesday Jan 27, 2015

Events where you can find MySQL in February - August 2015 in all regions

As follow up to the previous announcement from November 28, 2014, here is the list of known events where you can find MySQL team. Please find the list below:

February 2015:
  • SunShinePHP, Florida, US (February 5-7, 2015)
    • MySQL Community team is Bronze sponsor of this show and you can find there our MySQL Community member.
  • DrupalCon Bogota, Colombia (February 10-12, 2015)
    • Find MySQL at MySQL booth in the exhibition area as well as at following talk/session:
      • Tue, Feb 10, 2015@ 5-6pm on "Drupal + MySQL in Colombia & beyond: real life examples of Site Builds" by Pedro Andrade
  • ConFoo CA, Montreal, Canada (February 16-20, 2015)
    • MySQL Community team is represented by Morgan Tocker, the MySQL Community Manger and you can find Morgan at following sessions:
      • Fri, Feb 20, 2015 @1-1:45pm on "Using MySQL in Automated Testing" 
      • Fri, Feb 20, 2015 @3-3:45pm on "Upcoming changes in MySQL 5.7"
  • Southern California Linux Expo 2015 (ScaLE) Los Angeles, US (February 19-22, 2015)
    • Please come to find and talk to MySQL guys during February 20-22, 2015. During Sunday there will be also a MySQL talk as follows:
      • Sun, Feb 22, 2015 @3:00-4:00pm on "The Proper Care and Feeding of a MySQL Server for Busy Linux Admins" by David Stokes, the MySQL Community Manager.
  • Data Science Conclave, Chennai, India (February 20-21, 2015)
    • Local MySQL team is going to have MySQL talk at this show, this time the first time we attend this show, come to listen the MySQL talk as well as ask our MySQL guys attending.
  • OpenSource Tokyo, Japan (February 27-28, 2015)
    • As tradition, MySQL is a part of the OpenSource Conferences organized at several places in Japan. This time again back in Tokyo. Come to find our MySQL team at the MySQL booth in the exhibition area as well as come to listen MySQL talks as follows:
March 2015:
  • FOSSASIA, Singapore (March 13-15, 2015)
    • First time MySQL Community Team attends also this Asias' Premier Open Technology Event in Singapore focused on Open Source, Big Data, Design Thinking and Free Knowledge Tools. You can find MySQL team at MySQL booth in the expo area as well as you might find interesting any of following MySQL talks:
      • "MySQL Cluster as Transactional NoSQL" by Ryusuke Kajiyama,
      • "How to setup a scalable web architecture with MySQL Fabric" by Ricky Setyawan,
      • "Enhanced High Availability using MySQL Group Replication" by Manish Kumar,
      • "MySQL Performance Schema" by Manyak Prasad.
    • Watch the FOSSASIA website for any updates on the schedule.
  • Midwest PHP, SFO, US (March 14-15, 2015)
    • As tradition we are attending this show with following talk. Please come to talk to Dave Stokes, the MySQL Community Manager.
      • Sat, Mar 14, 2015 @1:00-2:00pm on "MySQL 5.7 - New Features, Better Performance, and Things That Will Break" by Dave Stokes.
  • MidCamp 2015, Chicago, US (March 19-22, 2015)
    • MySQL Community Team is a sponsor of this event and will be represented by Morgan Tocker, the MySQL Community Manager. There are plans for BOF and or Unconference session, please watch the accepted sessions at MidCamp webpage for further updates.
April 2015:
  • PyCon Montreal, Canada (April 8-12, 2015)
    • Come to MySQL booth to talk to us at PyCon Montreal!
  • LOADays (Linux Open Administration Days), Wilrijk, Belgium (April 11-12, 2015)
    • MySQL together with Oracle Linux team are going to attend this Administration days in Belgium. Watch the LOADays website for updates on the talk submissions and schedule.
  • Percona Live, Santa Clara, US (April 13-16, 2015) 
    • Multiple MySQL speakers are going to be part of Percona Live in April. Please watch the Percona Live website for program update.
  • OpenSource Days, Bielsko, Poland (April 17-19, 2015)
    • Our local MySQL team is going to have a MySQL workshop as well as will submit MySQL papers. Watch the OpenSource Days website for more updates.
  • JAX 2015, Mainz, Germany (April 20-24, 2015)
    • MySQL team will join the Oracle Java group at the Oracle booth in exhibition area. Come to meet both, Java & MySQL teams!
  • Great Indian Developer Summit (GIDS), Bangalore, India (April 21-25, 2015)
    • MySQL Community team is going to have a Community talk scheduled for the Day of GIDS.DATA on Apr 24, 2015. Watch the organizers website for further updates.
  • JavaScript UnConference, Hamburg, Germany (April 25-26, 2015)
    • As tradition we will attend the JC UnConf in Hamburg. Come to find our representatives at this small special "unconference" event.
May 2015:
  • OpenSUSE, Den Haag, Netherlands (May 1-4, 2015)
    • Come to meet MySQL at the MySQL booth in the expo area. We are also waiting for the final schedule to be announced in order to confirm MySQL sessions.
  • OpenWest Conference, Salt Lake City, US (May 7-9, 2015)
    • Find us at this conference and watch the OpenWest conference website for any updates on the schedule.
  • PHP UnConference, Island of Majorka (May 9-10, 2015)
    • Join the 4th PHP Unconference in Europe! It's our pleasure to announce that same as in previous years MySQL is also part of this show.
  • DrupalCon, Los Angeles, US (May 11-15, 2015)
    • Come to talk to us at DrupalCon LA! Watch the DrupalCon website for more details.
  • PHP[Tek] Chicago, US (May 18-22, 2015)
    • Come to talk to about MySQL with Dave, the MySQL Community Manger at MySQL booth as well as attend his talk scheduled for:
      • Fri, May 22, 2015 @9:00-10:00am on "MySQL Replication for Beginners" by David Stokes. 
  • Linux Solutions & Libres, Paris, France (May 19-20, 2015)
    • We will be sharing our resources with Oracle Linux group during this event! The plan is to have a MySQL / Linux booth and as much talks accepted from both areas as possible. Please watch the conference website for further updates.
  • !Joomla JBeyond Developer Conference, Prague, Czech republic (May 29-31, 2015)
    • Come to meet MySQL at Joomla conference in lovely Prague! We are going to have a MySQL booth at the expo area and we are also hoping to get MySQL talks approved.
June 2015:
  • OpenSource Hong Kong, (June 26-27, 2015)
    • Do not miss 2 planned sessions, one general Oracle & other Community talk as part of the sponsorship of this event. Our local colleagues are going to staff the MySQL booth and give the talks on MySQL topic. Watch the OS HK website for further updates.
August 2015:
  • Debian Conference, Heidelberg, Germany (August 15-22, 2015)
    • We are planning to be part of this show as well. Will share more details once come closer to the event date.
(Updated on Feb 3, 2015)

Monday Jan 26, 2015

MySQL team at FOSDEM 2015

We are pleased to announce that MySQL (and not only MySQL) is again a part of the biggest open source conference in Europe - FOSDEM 2015 this weekend!! Same as in previous years we will again share the booth with other groups @Oracle. You will be able to find MySQL, Oracle Linux and Java on one place in the exhibition area. Please find more details about the event below:

  • Name: Fosdem 2015
  • Place: Brussels, Belgium
  • Date: January 31-February 1, 2015
  • URL

Same as last year there is a MySQL dev.room set for MySQL related presentations. You can see the whole schedule of this dev.room at MySQL and friends devroom. All MySQL presentations are scheduled for Sunday, February 1, 2015 from 9:00am-4:40pm. 

Tradition calls for a MySQL & Friends Community Dinner again. This year above the socialization there will be also a celebration of the 20th Anniversary of MySQL, so do not miss this opportunity to meet MySQLers and celebrate with us! Please also do not forget to register for the Community Dinner here!!! The place where we are going to go is close to the ICAB building (please see more details at the registration page).

We are looking forward to meeting you at FOSDEM as well as at the MySQL Community Dinner!

MySQL User Group Meeting in Madrid, Spain

On January 29, 2015 there will be another run of Madrid MySQL User Group meeting. Please find details below:

Come to hear news from MySQL world!

 

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