The favourite Open Query course modules as well as reworked and brand new ones, with November/December 2009 dates for Brisbane, Sydney, Canberra and Melbourne listed below. You can register for days/modules individually, to suit your time, budget and current needs. Your trainers are Sean, Ray and Arjen (see OQ people).
For the Canberra and Melbourne days which are DBA/HA, registrations for all of the modules in a series before 15 October will receive a copy of the “High Performance MySQL” book (normal bookstore price is AUD 105).
- Thu 19 Nov: MySQL Query Performance Optimisation and Tuning
- Fri 20 Nov: MySQL Server Performance Optimisation and Tuning
The call for papers for OSDC 2009 is open until 30 June 2009; yes that’s only a few more days. Submit your abstract and do a talk at this fab conference!
This is a grassroots style conference designed by developers for developers. It covers Perl, Python, Ruby/Rails, PHP, Java/Grails and Open Source operating systems as well as some business aspects. If you’d like to cover something else as well that is Open Source themed, please feel free.
The Call for Papers can be found at: http://2009.osdc.com.au/call-for-papers
The important dates are:
- Call for Papers Closes 30 June, 2009
- Proposal acceptance 20 July, 2009
- Accepted paper submissions 14 September, 2009
- OSDC 2009 Main Conference! 25th to 27th November, 2009
OSDC 2009 will be held at the Bardon Conference Center in Brisbane this year. This is a fantastic venue a short drive from the Brisbane CBD, totally surrounded by lush greenery.
This year the fabulous OSDC conference is 25-27 November 2009 and returning to Brisbane (Bardon Centre, Mt.Cootha which is a great venue tucked into a rainforest setting). Stephen Thorne leads the organisation team for this event.
The call for papers is now open, until June 30th. For full details, see OSDC 2009 call for papers.
We’ll definitely be there, particularly since it’s very close to Arjen’s house. And perhaps we’ll get some talks accepted on MySQL and other topics. We’ll definitely be submitting some proposals!