with Lenz Grimmer September 13, 2012,
Volume 175, Issue 2
Some year and a half since his responsibilities shifted from MySQL to his current assignment as a member of the Oracle Linux product management team, Lenz Grimmer nonetheless maintains a keen interest in MySQL. In an interview with Keith Larson, he discusses the MySQL Connect conference and applauds Oracle's decision to hand over the gathering to the MySQL Community. Grimmer said he regards MySQL 5.6 as a "very promising release," and recommends Oracle Linux as the ideal choice for running MySQL. He also highlights several MySQL Connect sessions that strike him as especially attractive.