Roger joined MariaDB in June 2016. He has more than 20 years of experience building and delivering innovative products to market, as well as deep expertise and knowledge of database architectures. Roger holds several patents for database and middleware technology. His experience leading product development and engineering teams include 12 years with Oracle’s Database and Application Server development organization where he pioneered products that delivered heterogeneous interoperability, as well as several years as SVP of product operations and engineering at Apple’s PowerSchool division. Roger served as GM at 10gen (now MongoDB Inc.). He was a founder and CEO at software company UpThere, Inc. Roger also held leadership positions at OuterBay and Efficient Frontier. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in computer science from Saxion Hogescholen in the Netherlands.
2:15 pm - 2:45 pm
Not too long ago the world was all about low cost, clustered machines. Scale out was in and scale up was out. Transactional integrity was sacrificed for scale. MapReduce was heralded over SQL as the best way of processing analytical use cases. Cloud and the exponential increase in processor cores and memory are blowing up that theory. Roger will discuss how MariaDB exploits these fundamental architectural changes and how MariaDB enables both OLTP and Analytical use cases for enterprises at any scale.