December Meetup

Thanks to those that braved a cold rain the week before Christmas for our last meetup of 2014! Per your requests, I’ve uploaded the slides from the two talks I gave last night – Intro to MySQL Architecture and Basic Query Optimization.  I’ve also attached the initial Intro to MySQL slides as well. Intro to […]

November, 2014 Meetup

Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, we’ve rescheduled the November meeting from the normal 4th Wednesday of the month (which falls on the day before Turkey Day) for Tuesday, November 18th at The404. This month, Alex Ward will give a talk on some introductory .NET programming using MySQL as a data store.  As .NET is a very […]

October Meetup – Intro to MySQL

In a step back from previous meetings, we’ll shift the focus to introductory topics about MySQL. Much of the feedback that I’ve gotten is that while some of the more advanced discussion is good, there is a desire for more basic information. With that in mind, the October Meetup will be just that – an […]

Announcing the August Meeting!

Building on the enthusiasm and topic from the first meetup, I’m pleased to announce the August meeting on August 27th at 7pm at The 404.  This months meeting will build on July’s topic of indexing strategy by showing some real-world application. Dave Stokes, Community Manager from Oracle and former MySQL Certification Manager for MySQL AB and […]

Inaugural Meetup

I’m currently planning the first meetup for the OKC MySQL users group.  The general timeframe is currently late July with specifics (time/location) yet to be determined. I’m working on bringing in an exciting outside speaker and will post more details as the time approaches.  If you have any ideas for topics that you would like […]

OKC MySQL User Group Launched!

In response to some discussion with other attendees at the recent Spring Beta 2014 conference in Oklahoma City, I’ve decided it is time to create a local MySQL User Group. The goal of this site is to bring local users of MySQL together through meet-ups and this online forum to discuss the current database environment of […]