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PingCAP is going to be at QCon SF 2023 on October 2 – 4, 2023 in San Francisco, CA.

Visit Booth 22 to:

  • Meet the PingCAP team
  • Learn how you can scale your database and build next-gen applications
  • Grab some cool swag

We’ll also have a speaking session on Tuesday, October 3 at 3:55 PM PT. 

TiDB: Inside the Journey to Build a Cloud-Native, Distributed SQL Database

In this talk, Technology Evangelist Li Shen will speak to the architecture of TiDB, an advanced open-source, distributed SQL database. You’ll discover how TiDB evolved over time to meet the requirements of cloud-native applications. You’ll also explore:  

  • TiDB’s internals including auto sharding, the usage of Raft for consensus, self-healing, and parallel execution
  • How TiDB optimizes the promises of cloud computing to provide a serverless DBaaS platform
  • Invaluable insights from the TiDB development team, and how key decisions influenced TiDB’s design

Li Shen

SVP & Founding Engineer