The Top Seven Database Mistakes You Are Making
Or how to get really good at using databases
Dave Stokes is a MySQL Community Manager for Oracle Corporation and started at MySQL as a PHP Developer in the MySQL Certification Group. He lives in Texas, is the author of MySQL and JSON: A Practical Programming Guide.
Databases are often a mysterious, dark art for many. Many get the shivers when you mention relations, tuple calculus, indexes, and joins. This is a BEGINNER level talk on databases and common problems (or bad habit) novices pick up and never get rid of. Learn how to improve the performance of your queries, eliminate the dangers of SQL injection, see the truth about indexes, and more. This session assumes attendees have little or no experience in writing queries and will help greatly improve your ability to use a relational database.
- 45 min
- LinuxFest Northwest 2019