Learn about the new MySQL 8 features and learn howto test it today!  This session will cover the recently annoucned test release of MySQL 8 (yes, we are skipping 6 and 7 for good reasons -- and that will be explained).  You will see how to download and evaluate this new Developer Milestone Release of MySQL 8 and explore the many new features including a true data dictionary (byebye .FRM files, hell0 millions of tables in a database), roles for users, Commont Table Expressions, and more. Lots of eaxmples and see how to use containers to test MySQL 8.   This is a great way to learn about new features before you upgrade!  

Room 103
Friday, March 3, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:00