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When to consider sharding a MySQL database

When to consider sharding a MySQL database
 
Why should you not just design your applications from the start to account for data sharding? Sharding a database, that is horizontally partitioning tables among multiple databases, creates an added lev…

Interview with Yalim Gerger (CEO Formspider – the PL/SQL Web Framework)

In every other profession having a 20 year experience is a good thing, in ours you are treated as a has-been who is kept around only to maintain the legacy system. This is insane.