With new enterprise features and MariaDB database-as-a-service (DBaaS), now is the time to learn more about the open source database MariaDB and where it's going. Join us at this free online event to discover why businesses across the world rely on MariaDB.


The first half of this event will focus on MariaDB SkySQL, the first and only DBaaS to bring the full power of MariaDB Enterprise to the cloud, combining enterprise features and world-class support with unrivaled ease of use and groundbreaking innovation. Built for mission-critical applications and enterprise governance, SkySQL augments automation with the in-house human expertise and experience needed to support and manage mission-critical deployments in the cloud. Within this part our valued customer Virgin Media O2 will talk about the business benefits they realized by moving from on-prem to our MariaDB SkySQL cloud solution.

The second half will start with an overview of the benefits of our large partner ecosystem and end with our most popular topics: high availability and performance tuning.

Agenda details (timings only refer to the live event on 15 September)

Welcome and Introduction - with Service Update
SkySQL: The DBaaS offering from MariaDB
09:35* Xpand Roundtable: A head to head conversation about distributed SQL and MariaDB Xpand
SkySQL Use Case Presentation from Virgin Media O2
SkySQL – Benchmarks
SkySQL – Pricing
Partner & Alliances Corner
10:55*  High Availability with MariaDB
Performance Tuning
Why MariaDB, Why Now?
Q&A, Closing

* All times in British Summer Time - add 1h for CEST / 2h for EEST etc.

Why attend

Attendees will get an inside look at our product vision and roadmap, best practices and recommendations for running MariaDB in production – whether in the cloud or on premises – and an opportunity to discuss challenges and requirements with experienced solutions engineers and architects.


This is an online event. You will receive login details via email after registration.

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David Thompson

Mark Weedon

EMEA Technical Director
MariaDB Corporation Ab

David Thompson

Tony Klapcia

Field Sales Representative
MariaDB Corporation Ab

Speaker 3

Steve Keil

EMEA Partnership Manager
MariaDB Corporation Ab

Speaker 4

Assen Totin

Senior Software Developer - Consulting
MariaDB Corporation Ab

Speaker 5

Paul Greaves

Head of Automation and Orchestration
Virgin Media O2

Speaker 6

Kester Riley

Senior Professional Services Consultant
MariaDB Corporation Ab

Speaker 7

Simon Anthony

Senior Sales Engineer
MariaDB Corporation Ab

Speaker 8

Guido Dommisse

Director Partners Channels & Alliances EMEA
MariaDB Corporation Ab