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Welcome to the Oracle Information InDepth Newsletter: MySQL Edition for September 2013. MySQL Connect, September 21 to 23, is around the corner. In this special edition we’ll help prepare you for the conference with coverage of planned sessions and activities. Not yet registered? Reserve your spot today and save US$300 over the onsite rate.


Register Now for MySQL Connect and Save US$300

MySQL Connect is a unique opportunity to boost your MySQL skills. You will meet the engineers developing and supporting MySQL products, along with users, customers, partners, and experts from the MySQL community. The program includes exciting keynotes, 66 conferences sessions, six birds-of-a-feather sessions, eight hands-on labs, demo pods, fun receptions, six add-on tutorials, and more. Don’t miss the conference. If you plan to attend Oracle OpenWorld or JavaOne, add MySQL Connect to your registration for only US$100.
Register Now for MySQL Connect and save US$300 off the onsite fee.

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The State of the Dolphin

Join Edward Screven and Tomas Ulin for the State of the Dolphin keynote address. Learn about Oracle’s MySQL strategy as well as the latest innovations and plans for MySQL.

Edward Screven Tomas Ulin

Edward Screven
Chief Corporate Architect, Oracle

Thomas Ulin
Vice President, MySQL Engineering, Oracle

MySQL at Facebook

MySQL has come a long way at Facebook, now hosting one of the world’s largest online data sets. Don’t miss this exciting keynote about MySQL at Facebook.

Harrison Fisk

Harrison Fisk
Manager, Data Performance, Facebook

Current MySQL Usage Models and Future Developments

MySQL 5.6 and MySQL Cluster 7.3 have delivered numerous highly anticipated features. Learn how and why the foremost social networking companies and e-commerce businesses use MySQL today, and discuss what future developments should be considered to ensure that MySQL will meet their requirements moving forward. At this session panelists share their perspectives and insights.

Davi Arnaut Daniel Austin Mark Callaghan Calvin Sun

David Arnaut
Senior Software Engineer, LinkedIn

Daniel Austin
Chief Architect, PayPal

Mark Callaghan
Member of the Technical Staff, Facebook

Calvin Sun
Senior Engineering Manager, Twitter


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Saturday, September 21, 2013
11:30 a.m.

1:00 p.m.

2:30 p.m.

4:00 p.m.

Sunday, September 22, 2013
8:30 a.m.

10:00 a.m.

11:30 a.m.

1:00 p.m.

2:30 p.m.

4:00 p.m.

5:30 p.m.

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Saturday, September 21, 5:30 p.m.

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Tutorials are available as an add-on package to MySQL Connect registrants. These sessions take place at Moscone South.

Monday, September 23
10:15 a.m.

1:15 p.m.

4:00 p.m.

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MySQL Connect Reception
Hilton San Francisco, Yosemite Ballroom
Saturday, September 21, 6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.

Taylor Street Café Open House
Sunday, September 22, 7:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.

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If you’re attending Oracle OpenWorld, check out the following MySQL sessions to get started with the world’s most popular open source database.

Tuesday, September 24
10:30 a.m.

5:15 p.m.

Wednesday, September 25, 1:15 p.m.

Thursday, September 26, 12:30 p.m.

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OurSQL is the MySQL database community podcast hosted by Sheeri Cabral of Mozilla and Gerry Narvaja of Tokutek. In episode 150, they discuss MySQL Connect. Listen and get a sneak peek of the sessions.
Listen to the podcast.

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Top 10 Reasons to Attend MySQL Connect

Schedule Builder is Live, Plan Your MySQL Connect Conference

MySQL Connect Attendee Toolkit

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In the following blog series, David Stokes, MySQL Community Manager at Oracle, interviewed a number of speakers at MySQL Connect to talk about their own sessions as well as the sessions they plan to attend at the conference.

MySQL Connect—Mark Callaghan

MySQL Connect—Calvin Sun

MySQL Connect—Peter Zaitsev

MySQL Connect—Yoshinori Matsunobu

MySQL Connect—Giuseppe Maxia

MySQL Connect—Davi Arnaut

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MySQL Government Focused Tech Tour—Reston, Virginia

September 12

Seminar: How to Improve Efficiency and Reduce TCO with a Professional LAMP Stack—London, United Kingdom

September 18

MySQL at PHP UnConference—Hamburg, Germany

September 21—22

MySQL Connect—San Francisco, California

September 21—23

MySQL at Oracle OpenWorld—San Francisco, California

September 22—26

MySQL at DrupalCon Prague—Prague, Czech Republic

September 23—27

MySQL Tech Tour for Software and Hardware Vendors: Improving Your Products with New MySQL Features and Faster Performance—Paris, France

September 26

MySQL Tech Tour: Performance, Scalability, and High Availability with MySQL—München, Germany

October 15

MySQL Tech Tour: Improving Your Products and Applications with New Features for Faster Performance and Improved Availability—Moscow, Russia

October 16

Lunch and Learn: MySQL in Professional Environments—Stuttgart, Germany

October 16

Lunch and Learn: MySQL in Professional Environments—Dreieich, Germany

October 17

Lunch and Learn: MySQL in Professional Environments—Berlin, Germany

October 22

Lunch and Learn: MySQL in Professional Environments—Düsseldorf, Germany

October 23

Lunch and Learn: MySQL in Professional Environments—Hamburg, Germany

October 24

MySQL at NoSQL Search Roadshow—Amsterdam, The Netherlands

October 31

Tech Tour: Performance, Scalability, and High Availability with MySQL—London, UK

November 19

MySQL at NoSQL Search Roadshow—London, UK

November 20

MySQL at Forum PHP Paris 2013—Paris, France

November 21—22

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