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This is the 124th edition of Log Buffer, the weekly review of database blogs. Welcome.
The term “binary” in MySQL has many different meanings. How many can you come up with? I have 6, but I am willing to believe there are more! Here they are…
Brian Aker delivers the keynote speech at OpenSQL Camp: State of the Open Source Databases. The presentation begins with a disclaimer:
“There is no way I’m going to tell you exactly where the future of databases go. We have way too many egos in the room to ever even begin a discussion…” and ends with Aker saying, “What the hell does that mean?” There’s a link to the video here.
The MySQL 5.1 GA Release will be on or about Dec. 6th, 2008. How do I know?
OpenSQL Camp is in full swing! Baron Schwartz has done an amazing job organizing this free unconference. We are well into the 2nd session of the day, and the quality of the presentations is excellent (though I expected that!) and it is always great to see people.
Lots of interesting talk, mainly MySQL related, and lots of food, just like it should be. There were some pictures taken, but I’ve yet to see them online, but keep watching Planet MySQL and I’m sure you’ll see them.
This is the 123rd edition of Log Buffer, the weekly review of database blogs. Welcome.
Welcome to the 122nd edition of Log Buffer, the weekly review of database blogs.
Happy birthday to Giuseppe Maxia, a wonderful community organizer for MySQL, and happy birthday to Leslie Hawthorn, Google’s geek herder. Thank you for making life better for open source volunteers like me!
For those of you who have been under a rock for the last several years, there is a buzz-phrase floating around—cloud computing. If you haven’t been paying attention, it is time to wake up. While I could spend an entire blog post—if not several—on a definition of cloud computing, I will be talking only about cloud computing in the sense of companies moving servers from their building or network operations center to running virtual servers in this computing cloud.