Free Tool Monitors Performance and Provides Actionable Insights for MySQL and MongoDB Variants

RALEIGH, North Carolina – Sept. 13, 2016Percona, the company that delivers enterprise-class MySQL® and MongoDB® solutions and services, today announced the availability of Percona Monitoring and Management, an open source database performance analysis tool. Completely open source and free to download and use, Percona Monitoring and Management provides point-in-time visibility and historical trending of database performance that enables DBAs and application developers to optimize the performance of their MySQL and MongoDB databases.

Percona Monitoring and Management combines several best-of-breed tools, including Grafana, Prometheus, and Consul, in a single, easy-to-manage virtual appliance, along with Percona-developed query analytics, administration, API, agent and exporter components. Percona Monitoring and Management monitors and provides actionable performance data for MySQL variants, including Oracle MySQL Community Edition, Oracle MySQL Enterprise Edition, Percona Server for MySQL, and MariaDB, as well as MongoDB variants, including MongoDB Community Edition, and Percona Server for MongoDB.

Percona Monitoring and Management Highlights:

  • Provides query and metric information that enables administrators to optimize database performance
  • Displays current queries and highlights potential query issues to enable faster issue resolution
  • Maps queries against metrics to help make informed decisions about crucial database resources: platform needs, system growth, team focus and the most important database activities.


Peter Zaitsev, Co-founder and CEO of Percona
“Optimizing database performance requires information and visibility into query performance. The free and open source Percona Monitoring and Management tool demonstrates our commitment to providing easy-to-use products that provide continued optimization and value for our customers.”

Rachid Zarouali, CIO, SYNOLIA
"When it comes to managing e-commerce and CRM solutions, achieving optimized database performance is critical – and access to query data is key to achieving that end. I think Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) provides a very powerful set of tools for viewing and managing query data, with no other open source alternative like it. PMM accesses key data for resolving database bottlenecks and issues, and integrates easily into existing monitoring systems."

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About Percona

With more than 3,000 customers worldwide, Percona is the only company that delivers enterprise-class solutions for both MySQL® and MongoDB® across traditional and cloud-based platforms. The company provides Software, Support, Consulting, and Managed Services to some of the largest and most well-known brands on the Internet such as Cisco Systems, Time Warner Cable, Alcatel-Lucent, Groupon, and the BBC, as well as to many smaller companies looking to maximize application performance while streamlining database efficiencies. Well established as thought leaders, Percona experts author content for the Percona Performance Blog. The popular Percona Live conferences draw attendees and acclaimed speakers from around the world. For more information, visit


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