Vitess was created in 2010 by YouTube and graduated from Cloud Native Computing Foundation in 2019. It is a database solution for deploying, scaling and managing large clusters of MySQL Instances. It can help user to migrate MySQL from bare metal to a private or public cloud and becomes more and more important for cloud applications to scale MySQL to process more data.
ARM, Software engineer
Jiamei Xie is a software engineer from Arm focusing on open source database and Big Data projects. She enabled Vitess on Arm and is actively contributing to community. Her recent work also includes Apache Kafka and Spark.