After officially launching Yugabyte University in early 2022, we are happy to share a major milestone! Ten thousand amazing students are enrolled in various self-paced and instructor-led courses, certification programs, and builder workshops to better build their skillsets around distributed SQL and YugabyteDB. Read this blog for an overview of what’s currently available, including links to specific learning experiences.
We started off 2021 strong with exciting announcements, including:
- The launch of Yugabyte University including free training and certification options
- A successful Distributed SQL Summit Asia event, with 35 amazing speakers across 3 days
- A $48M round of funding to accelerate all distributed SQL activities across the board
- YugabyteDB turns 5 years old and Karthik Ranganathan, CTO and Co-Founder,
Yesterday we delivered our free “YSQL Development Intermediate” community training and certification class. If you weren’t able to make it, here’s what you missed…
In this 90 min training aimed at beginner and intermediate SQL developers, we covered the following topics:
- YugabyteDB review and setup
- UDFs, expressions, and operators
We worked through over 40 exercises that showed how developers can immediately leverage their PostgreSQL knowledge and apply it to YugabyteDB.
Yesterday we delivered our free “YSQL Development Fundamentals” community training and certification class. A special thanks to Karen Tamrazyan and a variety of Meetup groups for hosting and helping promote the event! If you weren’t able to make it, here’s what you missed…
In this 90 min training aimed at beginner and intermediate SQL developers, we’ll covered the following topics:
- YugabyteDB Architecture Review
- Local 3-Node Installation
- Basic Administration
- Installing a Sample Database
- Configuring Graphical SQL Development Tools
- Working with the YSQL Shell
- Schemas and Databases
- Table Management
- Data Types
- Data Manipulation
We worked through almost 80 exercises that showed how developers can immediately leverage their PostgreSQL knowledge and apply it to YugabyteDB.
Yesterday we had almost 200 folks show up for the latest “YugabyteDB Fundamentals and Certification” training session. We had a lot of questions during the session and weren’t able to get to them all! In this blog I have compiled the majority of them and provided answers in a simple Q&A format.
Missed yesterday’s training? You can catch our next training session, “YugabyteDB YSQL Development and Certification and Training” on Feb 25 by registering here.
The team here at Yugabyte is excited to announce the launch of Yugabyte University! Our new education program features a variety of instructor-led and on-demand courses that enable you to learn distributed SQL fundamentals, development, and administration in a variety of ways that suit you best. But, before we lay out all the different training options now available to you, here are a few testimonials about our training:
We just released YugabyteDB 2.5, and open source software like this doesn’t happen without an awesome open source community backing it. As the year draws to a close, we’d like to take the opportunity to call out some YugabyteDB community highlights from 2020.
First, it is worth restating that YugabyteDB doesn’t pay lip service to open source like other database projects.
We recently held our first ever free “YugabyteDB Fundamentals” community training and certification class. A special thanks to Karen Tamrazyan and all 6000+ the members of the Cloud Study Network for hosting us! If you weren’t able to make it, here’s what you missed…
Over the span of 90 minutes we covered the following topics in depth:
- Distributed SQL terms,