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Win a free ticket to Percona Live London!

 | August 19, 2011 |  Posted In: MySQL

Win a free ticket to Percona Live London on October 24-25!  Watch @percona on Twitter, and retweet our TGIF contest tweet to enter. We’ll pick a random retweet and give away a free ticket each week.  If you don’t win this time, try again, or register and get the early-bird discount (but don’t wait too long: it expires […]

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May the Index be with you!

 | August 18, 2011 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

  The summer’s end is rapidly approaching — in the next two weeks or so, most people will be settling back into work. Time to change your mindset, re-evaluate your skills and see if you are ready to go back from the picnic table to the database table. With this in mind, let’s see how […]

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Percona Server 5.1.58-12.9

 | August 17, 2011 |  Posted In: MySQL, Percona Software

Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona Server 5.1.58-12.9 on August 12, 2011 (Downloads are available here and from the Percona Software Repositories). Based on MySQL 5.1.58, including all the bug fixes in it, Percona Server 5.1.58-12.9 is now the current stable release in the 5.1 series. All of Percona’s software is open-source and free, all […]

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Percona Server 5.5.14-20.5

 | August 17, 2011 |  Posted In: MySQL

Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona Server 5.5.14-20.5 on August 12, 2011 (Downloads are available here and from the Percona Software Repositories). Based on MySQL 5.5.14, including all the bug fixes in it, Percona Server 5.5.14-20.5 is now the current stable release in the 5.5 series. All of Percona’s software is open-source and free, all […]

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What’s the recommended MySQL version?

 | August 15, 2011 |  Posted In: Insight for DBAs, MySQL

I see this message on our forums, and I think it’s a great question: “Which version of Percona Server is currently recommended?” It’s really the same question as “Which version of MySQL is currently recommended?” I’ll respond here and then post a link in the forum as a reply. In my opinion, it’s important to […]

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It Actually is Easy Being Green

 | August 11, 2011 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

Fractal Tree™ indexes are green. They have the potential to be greener still. Here’s why: Remarkably, data centers consume 1-3 percent of all the US electricity. A majority of this power is used to drive servers and storage systems. Significant energy savings remain on the table. Here’s why Fractal Tree indexing enables more energy-efficient storage: […]

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Percona Live London: CFP, Registration, Sponsorships Open

 | August 8, 2011 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL

The first two Percona Live MySQL conferences in San Francisco and New York were sold-to-capacity events with the bonus of great evening parties. Percona Live’s huge popularity convinced us to take the conference series on the road to London, England. We also decided to broaden learning, content, networking, presentation and marketing opportunities for attendees and […]

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Preprocessing Data

 | August 8, 2011 |  Posted In: Insight for Developers, MySQL

There are many ways of improving response times for users. There are some people that spend a lot of time, energy and money on trying to have the application respond as fast as possible at the time when the users made the request. Those people may miss out on an opportunity to do some or […]

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