Sheeri Cabral

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Sheeri Kritzer Cabral
Sheeri Cabral 2012.jpg
Cabral in 2012
Born
Sheeri Kritzer

(1978-09-17) 17 September 1978 (age 40)
Ridgewood, NJ
ResidenceBoston, MA
NationalityUnited States
EducationBrandeis University
OccupationSenior DBA
Known forMySQL
Height5 ft 3 in (160 cm)
TitleDatabase Administrator/Architect
Spouse(s)Tony Cabral 2007-
WebsiteSheeri dot com

Sheeri Cabral (born 17 September 1978), née Kritzer, is a MySQL community contributor. She was chosen as the first[1] Oracle ACE Director for MySQL.[2] She won the MySQL Community Advocate, Communicator and Facilitator award in 2007[3] and again in 2008[4] for her frequent blog posts, community work, and conference/user group presentations;[5] this sparked a keynote presentation for the 2009 MySQL User Conference & Expo on "How to be a Community Superhero".[6] She delivered another community keynote entitled, "Under New Management: Next Steps for the Community" [7] at the same conference in 2010. In 2012, she won the MySQL Community Award again [8] for her work founding and co-hosting the OurSQL podcast.

Cabral wrote the MySQL Administrator's Bible,[9] and has edited the O'Reilly books SQL Hacks[10](2007), High Performance MySQL 2nd edition[11](2008), and C.J. Date's How to Write Accurate SQL Code.[12] Cabral developed a new version of mysqltuner[13] (with permission from Major Hayden for the name), which led to developing the mysql_health check Nagios plugin.[14]

Cabral has a master's degree in Computer Science from Brandeis University and is MySQL 5.0 DBA Certified and MySQL Core Certified.[15]

Other notable work[edit]

  • Program Committee Member for the Open Source Convention (OSCon) for 2011 and 2012[16]
  • IOUG MySQL Council Member, 2011–present[17]
  • MySQL Track Manager for Collaborate 2011[18]
  • Organizer of OpenSQLCamp Boston[19]
  • Program Committee Member for the 2010 MySQL User Conference & Expo[20]
  • Organizer of the 2009 MySQL Camp[21]
  • Boston MySQL User Group Founder and frequent speaker[22]
  • Technocation, Inc Founder and Treasurer 2004–2017[23]
  • Volunteer DBA work for The Human Creativity Project[24]
  • MySQL Podcast ("OurSQL"), November 2006 – February 2009, December 2010 – June 2015 (founder and co-host to over 200 episodes)[25][26]

Cabral has worked as a Systems Administrator for Tufts University; a Database Administrator for Guardium, Inc, Manhunt.net and The Pythian Group, a Database Operations Manager for PalominoDB, Inc., and a Senior Database Administrator/Architect, then Data Team Manager at Mozilla. She currently works as a Senior Database Administrator for Salesforce .

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Meet the First Oracle ACE Director in MySQL -- Sheeri Cabral". pythian.com. Archived from the original on 2012-11-13. Retrieved 2014-10-24.
  2. ^ http://blogs.oracle.com/otn/2010/04/welcome_oracle_ace_directors_f. Retrieved 2010-05-08. Missing or empty |title= (help)[dead link]
  3. ^ "Planet MySQL". planet.mysql.com. Retrieved 2014-10-24.[permanent dead link]
  4. ^ "Planet MySQL". blogs.mysql.com. Retrieved 2014-10-24.
  5. ^ [1]
  6. ^ "O'Reilly MySQL Conference & Expo 2011 - O'Reilly Conferences, April 11 - 14, 2011, Santa Clara, CA". mysqlconf.com. Retrieved 2014-10-24.
  7. ^ "Under New Management: Next Steps for the Community: O'Reilly MySQL Conference & Expo 2010 - O'Reilly Conferences, April 12 - 15, 2010, Santa Clara, CA". en.oreilly.com. Retrieved 2014-10-24.
  8. ^ "MySQL Community Awards 2012: And the winners are... | OpenLife.cc". openlife.cc. Retrieved 2014-10-24.
  9. ^ "Wiley: MySQL Administrator's Bible - Sheeri K. Cabral, Keith Murphy". Archived from the original on 2008-12-02. Retrieved 2014-10-24.
  10. ^ "SQL Hacks". scribd.com. Retrieved 2014-10-24.
  11. ^ "High Performance MySQL : Optimization, Backups, Replication, and More by Schwartz Schwartz, Peter Zaitsev, and Vadim Tkachenko - Read Online". Retrieved 10 April 2018.
  12. ^ Date, C.J. (2009). SQL and Relational Theory: How to Write Accurate SQL Code. O'Reilly Media. ISBN 9780596555429. Retrieved 2014-10-24.
  13. ^ "mysqltuner in Launchpad". launchpad.net. Retrieved 2014-10-24.
  14. ^ "plugin at Nagios Exchange". nagios.org.
  15. ^ "Testimonials | Sheeri dot com". Archived from the original on 2008-04-10. Retrieved 2014-10-24.
  16. ^ "About: OSCON 2011 - O'Reilly Conferences, July 25 - 29, 2011, Portland, OR". En.oreilly.com. Retrieved 2014-10-24.
  17. ^ [2]
  18. ^ [3]
  19. ^ "White Pages Goes Green by Yellow Pages Directory Inc - Yellow Pages Goes Green ® 2018". Opensqlcamp.org. Retrieved 10 April 2018.
  20. ^ "About: O'Reilly MySQL Conference & Expo 2010 - O'Reilly Conferences, April 12 - 15, 2010, Santa Clara, CA". en.oreilly.com. Retrieved 2014-10-24.
  21. ^ [4]
  22. ^ "The Boston MySQL Meetup Group (Boston, MA) - Meetup". Meetup.com. Retrieved 2014-10-24.
  23. ^ "Technocation, Inc". Technocation.org. Retrieved 2014-10-24.
  24. ^ "the human creativity project : Who". Humancreativity.com. Retrieved 2014-10-24.
  25. ^ "iTunes Store". itunes.apple.com. Retrieved 2014-10-24.
  26. ^ "OurSQL: MySQL Database Community Podcast". Technocation.org. Retrieved 2014-10-24.