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Percona Live 2018 Sessions: Query Optimizer – MySQL vs. PostgreSQL

 | April 24, 2018 |  Posted In: MySQL, Percona Live, PostgreSQL

Percona Live 2018 MySQL at Twitter

In this blog post on Percona Live 2018 sessions, we’ll talk with Christian Antognini, Senior Principal Consultant at Trivadis about the differences between MySQL and PostgreSQL query optimizers. MySQL and PostgreSQL are two of the most popular open-source relational databases. Why would you pick one over the other to support your applications? Of course, it depends on […]

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Percona Live 2018 Keynotes, Day One

 | April 24, 2018 |  Posted In: Amazon Aurora, Amazon RDS, AWS, Benchmarks, MariaDB, MongoDB, MySQL

Percona Live 2018 Keynotes Sugu

Welcome to Percona Live 2018 keynotes, day one! Percona Live 2018 is up and running! We call this day one, but in reality, yesterday was filled with tutorials that provided excellent and practical information on how to get your MySQL, MongoDB, MariaDB and PostgreSQL environments up, running and optimized. Today we started with keynote presentations […]

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Percona Partners with Microsoft and Mesosphere To Help Enterprises Optimize and Maintain DBaaS Environments

 | April 24, 2018 |  Posted In: MySQL

Percona's New Cloud and Container Partners

This week, Percona partners with Microsoft and Mesosphere to make it easier for organizations to take advantage of cloud and container environments and run their open source databases, ensuring optimal performance while shifting their focus to improving applications and better supporting the business. Percona’s new partnership with Microsoft to support Microsoft Azure customers, along with the […]

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Percona Expands Services Offerings with PostgreSQL Support

 | April 24, 2018 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, Percona Support, PostgreSQL

PostgreSQL Support

Percona is extending its world renowned open source database support expertise to provide PostgreSQL support. As a result, organizations can, for the first time, work with a single trusted vendor to meet their support needs for MySQL, MongoDB, MariaDB, PostgreSQL, or any hybrid combination of these database technologies, whether deployed on-premises, in the cloud, or in […]

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Percona’s New Services and Software Products Help Organizations Achieve Performant, Durable Database Environments

 | April 24, 2018 |  Posted In: Amazon Aurora, Amazon RDS, AWS, Cloud and MySQL, Cloud and NoSQL, MongoDB, Percona Server for MongoDB

Percona's New Services and Software

Percona’s new services and software products, including a new Percona DBA service, new support tiers, and the general availability of Percona Server for MongoDB 3.6, the latest version of Percona’s free, enhanced, drop-in replacement for the MongoDB Community Edition are designed to provide enterprises with the performant and durable database environments needed to support critical applications […]

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Percona Server for MongoDB 3.6.3-1.1 Is Now Available

 | April 24, 2018 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MongoDB, Percona Server for MongoDB, Percona Software

Percona Server for MongoDB

Percona announces the release of Percona Server for MongoDB 3.6.3-1.1 on April 24, 2018. Download the latest version from the Percona web site or the Percona Software Repositories. Percona Server for MongoDB is an enhanced, open source, and highly-scalable database that is a fully-compatible, drop-in replacement for MongoDB 3.6 Community Edition. It supports MongoDB 3.6 protocols and drivers. […]

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Percona Server for MySQL 5.7.21-21 Is Now Available with Increased Built-In Security Enhancements

 | April 24, 2018 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MyRocks, MySQL, Percona Server for MySQL, Percona Software, Security, TokuDB

Percona Server for MySQL

Percona announces the GA release of Percona Server for MySQL 5.7.21-21 on on April 24, 2018. Download the latest version from the Percona web site or the Percona Software Repositories. You can also run Docker containers from the images in the Docker Hub repository. This version of Percona Server for MySQL 5.7.21 includes three new encryption features – Vault keyring […]

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Percona XtraBackup 2.4.11 Is Now Available

 | April 24, 2018 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL, Percona Software, Percona XtraBackup


Percona announces the GA release of Percona XtraBackup 2.4.11 on April 24, 2018. This release is based on MySQL 5.7.19. You can download it from our download site and apt and yum repositories. Percona XtraBackup enables MySQL backups without blocking user queries, making it ideal for companies with large data sets and mission-critical applications that cannot […]

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Percona Live 2018 Featured Talk: Data Integrity at Scale with Alexis Guajardo

 | April 23, 2018 |  Posted In: Cloud and MySQL, Insight for DBAs, Insight for Developers, Percona Live, Security

Alexis Google Percona Live 2018

Welcome to another interview blog for the rapidly-approaching Percona Live 2018. Each post in this series highlights a Percona Live 2018 featured talk at the conference and gives a short preview of what attendees can expect to learn from the presenter. This blog post highlights Alexis Guajardo, Senior Software Engineer at His session talk is titled […]

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