【TiDB Community Honors】May Blossoms, MVA Has Arrived

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Original topic: 【TiDB 社区荣誉】五月芳菲,MVA 已来

| username: TiDB社区小助手

In May, with the gentle spring breeze, the TiDB community welcomed the May MVA (Most Valuable Advocate) honor, paying tribute to the teachers who have contributed to the community.

MVA

May MVA: @tidb狂热爱好者

Personal Introduction:

Jiang Ming, currently starting a business with friends, working as a DBA, has been deeply involved in the internet industry for nearly 15 years, having worked at companies like Taobao, Baweitong, and Bi Ai Medical. From operations to now being a DBA, he has experienced the benefits of the internet industry and its turbulent changes, always believing that “technology changes life, and tools improve work efficiency.”

MVA Declaration:

Very happy to receive the MVA. I will vigorously promote TiDB in the future and bind it with my career.

Evangelism Track:

@tidb狂热爱好者

Contributed 5 technical articles

May MVA: @weixiaobing

Personal Introduction:

Wei Xiaobing, PingCAP CBG team, has 11 years of experience in the database industry, currently mainly responsible for TiDB’s after-sales work.

MVA Declaration:

Very honored and surprised to receive the MVA honor. I will continue to improve myself, produce more articles, and progress together with the TiDB community. Looking forward to TiDB getting better and better!

Evangelism Track:

@weixiaobing

Contributed 6 technical articles

:sparkles:Congratulations to the above teachers for becoming MVA~

What is MVA&MOA?

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

How to become MVA&MOA?

MVA

Within a year (calendar year), if you make 3 or more multi-dimensional 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 a year (calendar year), if you make 10 or more multi-dimensional 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.

Multi-dimensional 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, clearly explain technical points

What are the benefits of MVA&MOA?

MVA Benefits:

  1. Exclusive TiDB technical evangelist CPU keychain
  2. Experience points & points reward of 300 points
  3. Customized MVA plaque
  4. Peripheral gifts
  5. New course beta qualification (exempt from review)
  6. Devcon ticket (single ticket)

MOA Benefits:

  1. Experience points & points reward of 500 points
  2. Customized MOA plaque
  3. Holiday gift box
  4. One PCTP certification exam
  5. Community peripheral blind box 5-piece set
  6. New course beta 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 to the honored teacher.

| username: Kongdom | Original post link

:+1: :+1: :+1:

| username: tidb菜鸟一只 | Original post link

Awesome!

| username: 半瓶醋仙 | Original post link

Hello, Mr. Jiang.

| username: 春风十里 | Original post link

Sure.

| username: redgame | Original post link

Congratulations to the honored teacher.

| username: ShawnYan | Original post link

Awesome :+1: :cow:

| username: db_user | Original post link

Giving a shout-out to the experts.

| username: cassblanca | Original post link

Trace it back :joy: