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Øystein Grøvlen

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Øystein Grøvlen is a Senior Staff Engineer in Alibaba Cloud, where he works in the Database Products Group.

Before joining Alibaba, Øystein worked for 10 years in the MySQL optimizer team at Sun/Oracle. At Sun Microsystems, he was also a contributor on the Apache Derby project and Sun's Architectural Lead on Java DB. Prior to that, he worked for 10 years on development of Clustra, a highly available DBMS.

Øystein has been talking about the MySQL Optimizer at several conferences over the years. He has a PhD in Computer Science from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology. Øystein is a native Norwegian, and after spending the last years in China and California, he is now back in Norway.


Title Day Room Track Start End
Rewrite Your Complex MySQL Queries for Better Performance Sunday D.mysql MySQL 15:30 16:00