[TiDB Community Honors] Everything Flourishes, April MVA Has Arrived

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Original topic: 【TiDB 社区荣誉】万物向荣,四月 MVA 已来

| username: TiDB社区小助手

In the late April of Guyu’s second period, the cuckoo flaps its wings, and spring is everywhere. Amidst the cuckoo’s calls, we welcome an April MVA ~

MVA

April MVA: @caifyc

Personal Introduction:

An open-source enthusiast, addicted to evangelizing TiDB

MVA Declaration:

I am honored to become an MVA. I will continue to share various issues encountered in projects, help more TUG members, and learn and grow together with TUG members.

Evangelism Track:

@caifyc

Contributed 3 technical articles

:sparkles: Congratulations to Teacher Yifan for becoming the community’s 2023 MVA ~

What is MVA & MOA?

MVA (Most Valuable Advocate) and MOA (Most Outstanding Advocate) are technical evangelists emerging in the TiDB community. They engage in peer learning with community members by sharing high-quality talks and writing high-quality technical articles in fields such as TiDB, cutting-edge database and big data technologies, and popular technical topics. They are recognized as TiDB technology pioneers and leaders by the TiDB community, enjoying the highest community honors and benefits.

How to Become an MVA & MOA?

MVA

Within one year (calendar year), if you make three or more multidimensional contributions to the TiDB community and pass the review by the Evangelist Committee, you can be elected as the annual MVA of the TiDB community.

MOA

Within one year (calendar year), if you make ten or more multidimensional contributions to the TiDB community and pass the review by the Evangelist Committee, you can be elected as the annual MOA of the TiDB community.

Multidimensional Contributions Include:

Ti Can Speak:

  • Serve as a speaker at TiDB community events online or offline
  • Participate in other community events and speak about TiDB products or the TiDB community online or offline
  • Represent the TiDB community in external presentations
  • Teach TiDB public courses as a certified instructor
  • Participate as a special guest in moderator exchange meetings

Ti Can Write:

  • Publish technical articles related to TiDB
    • Requirements: 1500+ words, complete structure, and clear explanation of technical points

What Are the Benefits of MVA & MOA?

MVA Benefits:

  1. Exclusive TiDB Technical Evangelist CPU Keychain
  2. Experience points & rewards: 300 points
  3. Custom MVA plaque
  4. Peripheral gifts
  5. New course beta test qualification (exempt from review)
  6. Devcon ticket (single ticket)

MOA Benefits:

  1. Experience points & rewards: 500 points
  2. Custom MOA plaque
  3. Holiday gift box
  4. One PCTP certification exam
  5. Community peripheral blind box (5-piece set)
  6. New course beta test qualification (exempt from review)
  7. Community event speaker
  8. Devcon ticket (multiple tickets)

Appendix: 2023 MOA & MVA Honor Roll


| username: Alex920 | Original post link

Congratulations! Looking forward to more TiDB strategies.

| username: yulei7633 | Original post link

I hope more articles can be brought.