Peter Zaitsev

Peter Zaitsev

CEO & Co-founder

Company: Percona

Stream: С

Time: 11:00 - 11:45

Country: United States

Language: English

Talk: : Open Source Databases on Kubernetes: Best Practices

About the Speaker

Peter Zaitsev is CEO and co-founder of Percona. As one of the foremost experts on MySQL strategy and optimization, Peter leveraged both his technical vision and entrepreneurial skills to grow Percona from a two-person shop to one of the most respected open source companies in the business.
A serial entrepreneur, Peter co-founded his first startup while attending Moscow State University where he majored in Computer Science. Peter is a co-author of High Performance MySQL: Optimization, Backups, and Replication, one of the most popular books on MySQL performance. Peter frequently speaks as an expert lecturer at Open Source Databases and related conferences. He has also been tapped as a contributor to Fortune and DZone.

Talk: Open Source Databases on Kubernetes: Best Practices

So you’re looking to run your Open Source Database on Kubernetes. What best practices should you follow and what pitfalls should you avoid ? In this presentation we will look at how to run stateful applications on Kubernetes overall as well as what is particularly important for databases - we will cover high availability, security, backups and disaster recovery. Finally we will show how these practices can be implemented with Percona Operators for MySQL, MongoDB, PostgreSQL - one of the leading solutions to run Open Source Databases on Kubernetes.