How to migrate a MySQL database to Vitess

CNCF Project Online program

Recorded: Friday March 20, 2020

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Program Speakers: Liz van Dijk, Solution Architect and Field Operations @PlanetScale

Though starting off new projects on Vitess is generally a friction-free process, in a lot of cases, the need for horizontal sharding doesn’t become apparent until rapid growth has already pushed the boundaries of a single MySQL instance. This webinar will discuss a basic process that will allow you to test and gradually cut over to Vitess when your application can’t afford to go down in the process.