All posts by Paulo Jesus

About Paulo Jesus

Paulo Jesus is currently a Principal Software Developer at Oracle, working on MySQL InnoDB Cluster (MySQL Shell team). He received the BEng degree in systems and informatics in 2001, and the MSc degree in mobile systems in 2007, both from the University of Minho (Portugal). He obtained his Ph.D. degree in 2012, from the MAP-i doctoral program in computer science by the Universities of Minho, Aveiro, and Porto (Portugal). He has many years of professional experience as a software developer in relevant companies and taught informatics during 1 year. He is also an invited researcher at the HASLab / INESC TEC, University of Minho. His research interests include distributed algorithms, fault tolerance, and mobile systems.

Import JSON to MySQL made easy with the MySQL Shell

The latest release of the MySQL Shell 8.0.13 (GA) introduced some interesting improvements and features, for more information see the full changelog here: https://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql-shell/8.0/en/mysql-shell-news-8-0-13.html. One of those features was the introduction of a convenient and easy way to import JSON documents to a MySQL Server database.…