The first one is by Greg Haase of Lotame, based in Elkridge, Maryland (USA), a company dedicated to providing solutions within social media. His article is about an innovative use of MySQL 5.1 partitioning and Event Scheduler to prune ARCHIVE tables.
There are more articles in the pipeline. And there is still time for you to submit your story by 30 September 2008. We're all excited to read them, and with your permission, we'll share them with our user base.
- Greg Haase's article Using Partitioning and Event Scheduler to Prune Archive Tables: http://dev.mysql.com/tech-resources/articles/partitioning-event_scheduler.html
- Greg's blog about Databases and Linux: http://blog.onefreevoice.com/
- The MySQL 5.1 Use Case Competition announcement: http://dev.mysql.com/tech-resources/articles/mysql-5.1-use-case-competition.html