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OurSQL Episode 100: The Ball Pit

This week we present part 2 of our interview with XKCD's Randall Munroe, where we finish talking about data privacy and security, and talk about Randall's real-life ball pit in his apartment, and his thoughts on fanny packs.

Defending your Life - romantic comedy movie

lamebook

Grownups comic:

The ball pit - the blog post with pictures and notes.

OurSQL Episode 99: Data Privacy and Security

This week we present the 100th episode (yes, we started at episode 0), which is part 1 of a 2 part interview with XKCD's Randall Munroe.

OurSQL Podcast history
Episode 0 was on November 26, 2006.
Episode 26 on December 16, 2010 added Sarah Novotny as the first co-host and we hired our audio engineer and producer, Rich Goyette, due to the support of Justin Kestelyn and the Oracle Technology Network.

OurSQL Episode 98: MySQL Puppeteering

This week we present using Puppet to manage MySQL. Ear Candy is netcat and At the Movies is a video about the Master High Availability toolkit by Yoshinori Matsunobu.

Feedback
Daniël van Eeden gave us lots of great feedback this week:
Episode 93, which included iotop and ionice in ear candy
CFQ scheduler for Linux
noop scheduler for Linux
deadline scheduler for Linux

OurSQL Episode 97: Who's Watching the Databases?

This week we present an interview with Rohit Nadhani of WebYog about MONyog, a MySQL monitoring and advisory tool.

Conferences
OSCon will be held Monday Jul 16th through Friday Jul 20th and has a data track. We did a podcast about OSCon, including a discount code!

MySQL Connect will be held in San Francisco on Saturday September 29th and Sunday September 30th. 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 roadmaps. The schedule is now online.

OurSQL Episode 96: Talking about Nothing

This week we talk about NULLs and how to find the right data type.

Events
OSCon will be held Monday Jul 16th through Friday Jul 20th and has a data track. We did a podcast about OSCon, including a discount code!

MySQL Connect will be held in San Francisco on Saturday September 29th and Sunday September 30th. 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 roadmaps. The schedule is now online.

OurSQL Episode 95: Finding data at OSCON

This week, we talk with Sarah Novotny about Data at O'Reilly Open Source Convention - OSCON. Listen for a 20% off discount code!

Conferences
The 1st Latin American Conference on MySQL, NoSQL and Cloud Technologies will be held in Buenos Aires from Tuesday June 26 through Thursday June 28th at the Hilton Buenos Aires.

OSCon will be held Monday Jul 16th through 20th

MySQL Connect will be held in San Francisco on Saturday September 29th and Sunday September 30th. 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 roadmaps.

OurSQL Episode 94: It's Still Not Our Type, Part 3

We finish our series on data types by talking about ENUM, SET and all the different sql modes.

Conferences
The 1st Latin American Conference about MySQL, NoSQL and Cloud technologies, will be held in Buenos Aires from Tuesday, June 26th through Thursday, June 28th at the Puerto Madero Hilton Hotel.

MySQL Connect will be held in San Francisco on Saturday September 29th and Sunday September 30th. 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 roadmaps.

OurSQL Episode 93: A GUI is Worth a Thousand Commandlines

This week we sit down with Rohit Nadhani from Webyog, and talk about SQLyog as a GUI for MySQL, and why veteran commandline users would benefit from using SQLyog.

News/Events/Feedback
Conferences:
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.

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!

OurSQL Episode 91: It's Not Our Type, Part 1

In this episode we talk about string data types, comparing them to the ISO:2003 SQL standard.

Gerry has joined Tokutek - Congrats Gerry! We interviewed Martin from Tokutek in episode 86.

Conferences:
Register here (free). Content will be available via live stream, so save the date!

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