Proven Scaling

When Jeremy left yahoo a lot of people were left wondering “who would be the next Jeremy?” some people thought it would be me. Since then I have been asked several times why I’m not going to take a turn in the ivory tower. Now that things are in place the secret can be let out. Jeremy’s startup Proven Scaling is not just Jeremy’s startup but our startup. We have decided to take our MySQL skills and apply them to the problems of several companies.

Eric Bergen
MySQL Geek / Owner
Proven Scaling L.L.C.


  1. Congratulation Eric,

    It is quite nice to be independent and work for your own company :)

  2. [...] Bergen — Eric left his 1.5 years at Yahoo! to join Jeremy in September, 2006. Previous to Yahoo!, Eric was responsible for MySQL and related systems at a [...]

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