- Byungkee Hong, Platform Team Leader, Supercat
- Kwangbok Lee, Staff Architect, Customer Engineering, MariaDB
Gaming is one of the most demanding industries that requires high performance and elasticity in a database. In the past, legacy relational databases were the easy choice. But as the gaming user base grows, challenges in scaling and sharding become apparent. In this session, Supercat shares why they chose Xpand for their open metaverse platform called ZEP and how they saved 40% in total database costs compared to Amazon Aurora.