dotScale 2013 MySQL Talk

2 Sep

In June, I gave a talk at the dotScale conference in Paris about’s MySQL database architecture and infrastructure. The video is now online:

4 Responses to “dotScale 2013 MySQL Talk”

  1. jarrad9 September 10, 2013 at 9:03 am #


  2. eklausmeier September 23, 2013 at 5:03 pm #

    Reblogged this on Elmar Klausmeier's Weblog and commented:
    Very interesting talk on the scaling challenge at

    Some key points:
    500 million database tables
    3 data centers in USA
    400.000 shards moved per day
    storage on SSD
    ~10% of total infrastructure costs are related to backups
    ~500 GB / shard
    50 million sites
    2.200 servers, and 500 database servers

  3. webnashr March 29, 2014 at 7:52 am #

    Is there any documentation on using hyperDB?
    I want to start simple ;)


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