Online / 5 & 6 February 2022


MySQL on Kubernetes demystified

How foolishness can lead you to fell in a very dangerous trap

The constant pressure to move DATA in containers and Kubernetes is creating a lot of confusion and misunderstanding.
This is particularly dangerous when talking about Relational Database Management System.
MySQL, as well as Oracle, Postgres or SQL Server, is a RDBM, as such subject to the erroneous interpretation caused by this new crazy shining things that will solve all. In this short talk we will clarify, that first of all, we are not looking to something new and second why we need to be very careful when talking about using Kubernetes and containers for RDBMS.


Photo of Marco Tusa (the Grinch) Marco Tusa (the Grinch)