PgConf.Russia 2017 talks

Building high-performance scale-out Database Solutions

Michael Kagan
Mellanox Technologies, CTO

Michael Kagan is a co-founder and CTO of Mellanox Technologies. Previously, from 1983 to 1999 Mr. Kagan held key architecture and design positions at Intel Corporation. While at Intel Corporation Mr. Kagan was responsible for Pentium MMX design and managed the architecture team of the Basic PC product group. Mr. Kagan holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the Technion — Israel Institute of Technology.

Modern high-performance and scale-out Database solutions need to move huge amounts of data between the system components. They need to perform it quickly and without delay for the end-user. While developing interconnect technologies Mellanox focuses on highest bandwidth, ultra-low latency, and advanced CPU offload capabilities. In this session Michael will tell about fast interconnect value for Database and Big Data solutions and will share Mellanox experience in building such systems in cooperation with leading global vendors.