A common belief in the enterprise software world is that MySQL cannot scale to large databases sizes. The Internet industry proved it can be done. These days many of the Internet giants, processing billions of events every day, are based on MySQL. Most of these giants were able to turn MySQL into a mighty database machines by implementing Sharding.
What is Sharding? What kinds of Sharding can you implement? What are the best practices? All these issues will be address in this lecture by Moshe Kaplan from RockeTier. the performance experts