OurSQL Episode 92: It's Not Our Type, Part 2

This week we talk about numeric data types in MySQL.

News/Events/Feedback
OurSQL Listener Jesper Hansen was nice enough to take a screen shot of episode 0 of the ourSQL podcast hitting 12,345 downloads.

Conferences:
MySQL Innovation Day Schedule Tuesday June 5th, Redwood Shores, CA. Register here (free). Content will be available via live stream, so save the date!

Southeast LinuxFext and OpenSQLCamp, Friday June 8th through Sunday June 10th in Charlotte, NC. Registration is FREE!

The 1st Latin American Conference about MySQL, NoSQL and Cloud technologies, will be held in Buenos Aires from Wednesday, June 27th through Friday, June 29th at the Puerto Madero Hilton Hotel. There will be live simultaneous translations for English, Portuguese and Spanish.

MySQL Connect will be held in San Francisco on Saturday September 29th and Sunday September 30th, with a Saturday night reception. This is a technical conference about MySQL, bringing together MySQL engineers at Oracle and the MySQL Community, and will include sessions about the latest MySQL features and the MySQL feature roadmaps.

Percona Live: New York City 2012 will be held from Monday, Oct 1st through Tuesday Oct 2nd.

SkySQL Trainings
Percona Trainings
Oracle's MySQL trainings

Numeric data types in MySQL
DECIMAL
SMALLINT
INTEGER
BIGINT
FLOAT
REAL
DOUBLE
TINYINT
MEDIUMINT
BIT
SERIAL

REAL_AS_FLOAT sql_mode

Problems with floating point numbers

AUTO_INCREMENT

BOOLEAN

CAST and CONVERT

Ear Candy
In this week's ear candy, we have an audio clip of Jim Starkey talking about blobs at a Boston MySQL User Group.

At the Movies
This week in at the movies, we present Oracle's Andrew Morgan, Senior Product Manager for MySQL, giving a webinar on NoSQL Access to MySQL - the Best of Both Worlds.

Where you can see us
Gerry will be at the Seattle MySQL Meetup, Monday June 4th. Chris Conlon from yaSSL speaking about database security.

Sheeri will be speaking at Open Database Camp, co-located with the Southeast LinuxFest - Friday June 6th through Sunday June 8th, bringing both her Security talk and a talk on Intermediate MySQL Administration to Charlotte, North Carolina.

Sheeri will be at the Boston MySQL User Group, Monday June 11th. We will meet at John Harvard's Brew Pub in Cambridge, MA for an informal gathering.

Sheeri and I will both be speaking at the The 1st Latin American Conference about MySQL, NoSQL and Cloud technologies in Buenos Aires, Argentina from Tuesday, June 26 through Thursday, June 28th.

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