This week, we talk about variables with changed default values in MySQL 5.6. Ear Candy is the pt-config-diff tool and At the Movies is Tim Callaghan of Tokutek talking about Fractal Trees.
Changed Defaults in MySQL 5.6
At the Movies
This week we present Tim Callaghan of Tokutek presenting Fractal Tree Indexes. Tim explains what B-tree indexes are, what fractal tree indexes are, and then spends the other half of the talk explaining how Tokutek uses them.
Where you can see us
Sheeri will be at the Boston April MySQL Meetup group on Monday April 8th featuring John Zablocki, developer advocate, giving an "Intro to Couchbase: NoSQL Document Database for Interactive Applications".
Gerry will present a tutorial during the Percona Live: MySQL Conference and Expo from Monday, April 22 through Thursday April 25th. The tutorial is on Using TokuDB: A Guided Walk Through TokuDB Implementation. Many of the concepts apply to custom MySQL / MariaDB installations as well.
Gerry will also be attending LinuxFest Northwest in Bellingham, Washington Saturday April 26th and Sunday April 27th.
Gerry will be at the May Seattle MySQL Meetup on Monday May 6th (http://www.meetup.com/seattlemysql/events/fmcdnyrhbjb/) at the surf incubator where we're going to attend a show and tell session showing some easy to use monitoring tools for MySQL that are adequate for smaller installation or implement some quick and easy instrumentation.
Sheeri will be at the May Boston MySQL User Group meeting on Monday May 13th at MIT, where we will learn about VoltDB.