Monthly Archives - October 2012

Webinar: MongoDB and Fractal Tree Indexes

This webinar covers the basics of B-trees and Fractal Tree Indexes, the benchmarks we’ve run so far, and the development road map going forward.
Date: November 13th
Time: 2 PM EST / 11 AM PST
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Topics will include:

What is a Fractal Tree Index?
How to Fractal Trees compare with B-Trees
What can a Fractal Tree do for MongoDB […]

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Announcing Percona Server 5.1.66-14.1

Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona Server 5.1.66-14.1 on October 26th, 2012 (Downloads are available here and from the Percona Software Repositories).
Based on MySQL 5.1.66, including all the bug fixes in it, Percona Server 5.1.66-14.1 is now the current stable release in the 5.1 series. All of Percona‘s software is open-source and free, all the details of the release can […]

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Announcing Percona Server 5.5.28-29.1

Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona Server 5.5.28-29.1 on October 26th, 2012 (Downloads are available here and from the Percona Software Repositories).
Based on MySQL 5.5.28, including all the bug fixes in it, Percona Server 5.5.28-29.1 is now the current stable release in the 5.5 series. All of Percona‘s software is open-source and free, all the details of the release can […]

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Replaying database load with Percona Playback

If you are planning to upgrade or make any configuration change on your MySQL database the first advice usually is:
– Benchmark!
How should we do that benchmark? People usually run generic benchmark tools like sysbench, tpcc or mysqlslap that are good to know the number of transactions per seconds that a database can do but […]

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Upcoming Webinar – “Deploy MySQL Like a devops SysAdmin”

“devops” seems to be everywhere now, or at least everyone is talking about it. But what does that really mean? And how does the DBA integrate the movement ?
During next week’s webinar, I will explain to you the big principles of the devops culture and illustrate how DBA’s can (must) be part of […]

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