Read/Write Splitting with MySQL and PHP
Jan 23, 2013
Percona MySQL Webinars
Bill Karwin, Principal MySQL Instructor
To access a recording of this webinar, visit: http://www.percona.com/webinars/readwrite-splitting-mysql-and-php.
Using MySQL replication gives you an opportunity to scale out read queries. However, MySQL replication is asynchronous so the slave may fall behind. This webinar shows the correct ways to check when the slave is safe to query and how to architect your PHP application to adapt dynamically when the slave is out of sync.