Tungsten University

Online Training Programme

Learn From The Tungsten Cluster & Tungsten Replicator Experts At Your Own Pace

What Is The Tungsten University Online Training Programme?

The Tungsten University Online Training Programme is an online training programme designed for Continuent customers with the aim to provide you with the knowledge, resources and guidelines on how to make the most out of your Continuent Tungsten subscriptions.

The programme consists of easy to follow, 30-40 minutes videos, which you can watch on demand, when convenient for you. They include technical explanations and demonstrations that you can easily follow at your own pace. Upon completion of the Master Class of your choice, and provided you’ve successfully completed the associated test questions, we will provide you with a digital certificate of completion.

The Tungsten University Online Training Programme currently covers two tracks:

  • Tungsten Clustering Master Class
  • Tungsten Replicator Master Class

Follow the Master Class for our flagship product, Tungsten Cluster, and learn all the tips & tricks on how to best navigate its functionalities including all of its components and topologies in order to achieve continuous MySQL operations.

With the Tungsten Replicator Master Class, get to know the ins and outs of our high performance MySQL replication engine, including all you need to know on extractor support, filters and applier support.

The Tungsten University Online Training Experts & Instructors

Eero Teerikorpi
Founder and CEO, Continuent

The founder of Continuent is a 7-time serial entrepreneur who has more than 30 years of high-tech management and enterprise software experience. Eero has been in the MySQL marketplace virtually since day one, from the early 2000s. Eero has held top management positions at various cross-Atlantic entities (CEO at Alcom Corporation, President at Capslock, Executive Board Member at Esker S.A.) Eero started his career as a Product Manager at Apple Computer in Finland in the mid-80s. Eero also owns and manages a boutique NOET Vineyards producing high-quality dry-farmed Cabernet Sauvignon.

Eero is a former Navy officer and still an avid sailor on San Francisco Bay and around the world. Eero is a very active sportsman: a 4+ tennis player, a rookie golfer, a very careful mountain biker, and an experienced (40+ years) skier, both slalom and cross-country.

Chris Parker
Customer Success Director – EMEA, Continuent

Chris is based in the UK, and has over 20 years of experience working as a database administrator. Prior to joining Continuent, Chris managed large-scale Oracle and MySQL deployments at Warner Bros., BBC, and prior to joining the Continuent Team, he worked at the online fashion company, Net-A-Porter.

Matthew Lang
Director of Customer Success, Continuent

Matthew has over 25 years of experience in database administration, database programming, and system architecture, including the creation of a database replication product that is still in use today. He has designed highly available, scaleable systems that have allowed startups to quickly become enterprise organizations, utilizing a variety of technologies including open source projects, virtualization and cloud.