[TiDB Community Honors] The First Batch of MOA&MVA Pioneers for 2024 Announced!

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Original topic: 【TiDB 社区荣誉】2024 年首批 MOA&MVA 先锋揭晓!

| username: 社区小助手

It’s time for the TiDB Community Honor Moment again!! :saluting_face:

Since the beginning of 2024, the TiDB community column has received 70 high-quality articles! Thanks to the evangelists for bringing these high-quality articles to TiDBers, helping everyone open new ideas and take another step forward in getting familiar with TiDB :heart:!!

List of articles so far in 2024:

Community Nickname Honor Number of Articles
@Data Source’s TiDB Learning Journey 2024 MOA 18
@ylldty 2024 MVA 9
@paulli 5
@ShawnYan 2022 MVA & MOA, 2023 MVA & MOA, 2024 MVA 4
@Raymond 2023 MVA, 2024 MVA 3
@WalterWj 2023 MVA 3
@longzhuquan 3
@Aunt-Shirly 2024 MVA 3
@tidbRookie 2
@tidbEnthusiast 2023 MVA, 2023 MOA 2
@pepezzzz 2022 MVA, 2023 MVA & MOA 1
@Kassadar 1
@CloudLover 1
@gary 2022 MVA, 2023 MVA 1
@NotClearInLife 1
@Edwin 1
@WindLikeMan 2023 MVA 1
@SuzhouLiuSanGun 2021 MVA 1
@xxxxxxxx 2022 MVA, 2023 MVA 1
@HelloWorld 1
@TableScrap 1
@seiang 2021 MVA 1
@BigDataModel 2023 MVA 1
@yiduoyunQ 1
@MySea 1
@ShunWah 1
@MagicDoudou 1
@Fly-bird 2023 MVA 1

:tada::tada::tada: Next is the announcement of the MOA&MVA for February 2024! Congratulations to the following teachers! @Data Source’s TiDB Learning Journey @ylldty @ShawnYan @Raymond @Aunt-Shirly

MOA:

2024 MOA: @Data Source’s TiDB Learning Journey

Personal Introduction:

Practitioner of domestic databases, likes to study various database technologies, including but not limited to database technology principles, distributed technology architecture, comparison of mainstream domestic databases, etc.

MOA Declaration:

I am very honored to become the MOA of the TiDB community. Although I have not been in contact with TiDB for a long time, its unique native distributed architecture and leading open community ecosystem in China make me always believe that TiDB has a bright future. I wish TiDB products get better and better, and the TiDB community becomes more and more influential!

Message to the TiDB Community Evangelist Group:

Dream and create an ecosystem!

Evangelism Record:

Contribution Quantity: 18

  • Number of Articles: 18

MVA:

2024 MVA: @ylldty

Personal Introduction:

Database middleware development engineer at an internet company, interested in database kernel and middleware technology

MVA Declaration:

I am very happy and surprised to receive the MVA of the TiDB community. I think the TiDB community is the best community in China. I have gained a lot in the community. I hope my personal sharing can also help students who want to understand database kernel technology.

Message to the TiDB Community Evangelist Group:

I hope everyone will persist in the spirit of open source and the love of technology, and contribute to the world.

Evangelism Record:

Contribution Quantity: 9

  • Number of Articles: 9

2024 MVA: @ShawnYan

Personal Introduction:

Shao An, TiExplorer

MVA Declaration:

Continue to produce high-quality TiDB column articles

Evangelism Record:

Contribution Quantity: 4

  • Number of Articles: 4

2024 MVA: @Raymond

Personal Introduction:

Open source database enthusiast, loyal fan of TiDB

MVA Declaration:

Continue to work hard to learn TiDB and progress together with everyone

Message to the TiDB Community Evangelist Group:

Strive to learn from all the evangelists and grow together with TiDB

Evangelism Record:

Contribution Quantity: 3

  • Number of Articles: 3

2024 MVA: @Aunt-Shirly

Personal Introduction:

TiKV maintainer, TiDB/PD committer, has been in contact with TiDB for seven years, focusing on the analysis and technical implementation of issues and requirements in the fields of distributed transactions, scheduling, and storage. In the past two years, mainly providing first-line technical support services for TiDB users in related modules.

MVA Declaration:

I am very honored to become the MVA of the TiDB community. This year I will continue to work hard to write more practical articles on common issues in TiDB, contributing to the community’s efforts to solve the challenges users encounter in using TiDB. I firmly believe that it is the unity and collaboration of the community that allows TiDB to continue to develop in the open-source environment and achieve a smoother user experience.

Message to the TiDB Community Evangelist Group:

In the new year, let’s be passionate and write a beautiful future together in the TiDB community!

Evangelism Record:

Contribution Quantity: 3

  • Number of Articles: 3

:loudspeaker: Column Essay Contest in Full Swing

The third TiDB Community Column Essay Contest will be held from March 1, 2024 - May 30, 2024! Everyone is welcome to submit articles enthusiastically, killing two birds with one stone! You can participate in the essay contest selection and have the opportunity to become a TiDB community MOA&MVA, winning super rich rewards! :sparkles:

View details: :arrow_down:

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 the fields of TiDB, cutting-edge database and big data technology, and popular technical topics. They are recognized as TiDB technology pioneers and leaders by the TiDB community, enjoying the highest community honors and rights.

How to Become MVA&MOA?

MVA

In one year (calendar year), if the number of multi-dimensional contributions to the TiDB community reaches 3 or more, and passes the review by the Evangelist Committee every two months, you can be elected as the annual MVA of the TiDB community.

MOA

In one year (calendar year), if the number of multi-dimensional contributions to the TiDB community reaches 10 or more, and passes 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 online or offline and speak about TiDB products or the TiDB community

  • Represent the TiDB community in external presentations

  • Teach TiDB public courses as a certified instructor

  • Participate in moderator exchange meetings as a special guest

Ti Can Write:

  • Publish technical articles related to TiDB

  • Requirements: 1500+ words, complete structure, able to clearly explain technical points

What Are the Rights of MVA&MOA?

MVA Rights:

  1. Exclusive CPU keychain for TiDB technical evangelists

  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 Rights:

  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)

| username: 我是人间不清醒 | Original post link

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

| username: ShawnYan | Original post link

:tada: :tada: :tada:

@DataSource’s TiDB Learning Journey Ti is amazing~ :clap:

| username: zhang_2023 | Original post link

:+1:

| username: DBRE | Original post link

Far ahead

| username: redgame | Original post link

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

| username: 考试没答案 | Original post link

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

| username: DBAER | Original post link

Awesome! :+1:

| username: TiDBer_CkS2lbTx | Original post link

Awesome, we all need to learn from the experts. :call_me_hand:

| username: 有猫万事足 | Original post link

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

| username: 清风明月 | Original post link

Got it!

| username: wailon | Original post link

Thumbs up for those who are willing to share! :+1: :+1: :+1:

| username: 数据源的TiDB学习之路 | Original post link

Thank you. :smiley:

| username: 魂之挽歌 | Original post link

:+1:

| username: Aionn | Original post link

Awesome, learning from the experts. The first article hasn’t started yet.

| username: zouyl | Original post link

Got it! Please provide the Chinese text you need translated.

| username: ShunWah | Original post link

:wave: Congratulations everyone, :+1: Teacher Shaoan is amazing!

| username: dukewen | Original post link

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