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Dave Stokes Dave Stokes

MySQL Community Manager | Oracle

Dallas/Fort Worth Area, TN, UNITED STATES

MySQL Community Manager at Oracle

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Biography

Dave Stokes is a MySQL Community Manager for Oracle and travels world wide evangelizing MySQL. He has over 30 years IT experience and has worked for companies ranging alphabetically from the American Heart Association to Xerox.

Industry Expertise (2)

Computer Software

IT Services/Consulting

Areas of Expertise (3)

Mysql Dba

Mysql Cluster

PHP

Education (7)

University of San Diego: MBA, Business 1986

Grossmont Community College: AS, Computer Programming 1980

University of San Diego: BBA, Business, Computer Science 1983

Grossmont High School: HS Diploma 1978

Grossmont College: AS, Computer Programming 1980

University of San Diego: Masters of Business Administration, Business Administration 1986

University of San Diego: Masters of Business Administration, Business 1986

Affiliations (4)

  • North Texas MySQL Users Group
  • Dallasphp.org
  • DFW Freedom Riders
  • North Texas Linux Users Group

Sample Talks (1)

The Care and Feeding of a MySQL Database

MySQL is at the heart of many web projects but MySQL Database Administrators are relatively rare. However, you can easily add the DBA skills to your arsenal. In this session, learn DBA skills such as monitoring for bottlenecks, wise spending of a scarce hardware budget, the differences between database servers and other servers, scaling hints, and other tricks to keep your MySQL databases healthy.

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  • Keynote
  • Moderator
  • Panelist
  • Workshop Leader
  • Host/MC
  • Corporate Training

Fees

*Will consider certain engagements for no fee