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Shane Johnson

Senior Director of Product Marketing, MariaDB

Shane Johnson is the Senior Director of Product Marketing at MariaDB. Prior to MariaDB, he led product and technical marketing at Couchbase. In the past, he performed technical roles in development, architecture and evangelism at Red Hat and other companies. His background is in Java and distributed systems.

Call for Papers – 2019 Annual MariaDB User Conference

The annual MariaDB user conference will be taking place February 25-27, 2019, at New York City’s Conrad Hotel. For the first time, the event will span three days, which means more…

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MariaDB TX 3.0 – First to Deliver on the Promise…

It’s one thing to be open source. It’s another to be enterprise open source. That begs the question: What does it mean to be enterprise open source? You have to…

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MariaDB AX for Analytics: Out With The Old, In With…

The market wanted an enterprise open source database for modern transactional workloads. It wanted a database capable of meeting traditional enterprise requirements, but from an open source vendor committed to…

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5 Essential Practices for Database Security

Data breaches are expensive. Between business disruption, loss of customer confidence, legal costs, regulatory fines and any direct losses that may result from a ransomware attack, for instance, the effects…

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M|18 MariaDB User Conference Call for Papers—Now Open!

We are excited to announce MariaDB’s annual user conference, M|18, will take place February 26-27, 2018 in New York City at the Conrad Hotel. Over the course of two days, we’ll…

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This is What it’s Like When Data Collides (Relational +…

In the past, a benefit to using non-relational databases (i.e., NoSQL) was its simple and flexible structure. If the data was structured, a relational database was deployed. If it was…

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Say Hello to MariaDB TX

We believe an enterprise database solution requires technology, tools and services, and that it should be easy to buy, easy to deploy and easy to manage – providing a great…

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