froscon2009 - 1.0

Free and Open Source Software Conference

Walter Heck

Walter Heck is a certfied MySQL DBA and Developer. He is currently working for Open Query ( as an engineer, doing fulltime MySQL. Open Query is one of the initial members of the Open Database Alliance. Walter has been working in IT for almost a decade. Starting as a developer, he slowly evolved into a MySQL DBA. Now, he spends his time focused solely on MySQL. 28 years old and originating from Holland, he is now a so-called location independent professional. He is experienced in setting up and configuring MMM, a piece of software that allows MySQL to run in a master-master configuration. Attend his talk at FrOSCon for an in-depth explanation of how MMM works and what it can do for you!