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Percona Server 5.5.30-30.2 rerelease fixes non-restart issue

 | April 24, 2013 |  Posted In: MySQL, Percona Software

In our last 5.5 series release of Percona Server, we included a regression in the RPM packaging that prevented the server from restarting following an upgrade — instead, the server would remain stopped after the upgrade was completed regardless of its state before updating. This caused some problems for some users, especially if automatic upgrading was configured […]

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Getting Interesting

 | April 23, 2013 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

I enjoyed Stewart Smith’s MySQL storage engine blog last week. In it he noted “I cannot emphasize how much more interesting TokuDB would be if it were open source.” Well, with our open source announcement yesterday, hopefully we are getting interesting. 🙂 We wanted to thank everyone for the great feedback. Here is a sampling […]

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Percona Monitoring Plugins 1.0.3 for MySQL now available

 | April 23, 2013 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, Percona Software

Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona Monitoring Plugins 1.0.3 for MySQL — high-quality components to add enterprise-grade MySQL monitoring and graphing capabilities to your existing in-house, on-premises monitoring solutions. The components are designed to integrate seamlessly with widely deployed solutions such as Nagios and Cacti, and are delivered in the form of […]

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High-load problems? Investigate them with ‘pt-query-digest’

 | April 23, 2013 |  Posted In: MySQL

I had the chance to work on an interesting case last week, and I thought I’d share what I think is a little known goodie from Percona Toolkit for MySQL called pt-query-digest. One customer was suffering from periods of high load on their database server, leading to degraded application performance, and sometimes even short moments […]

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Percona XtraBackup 2.1.0 for MySQL beta now available

 | April 22, 2013 |  Posted In: MySQL

Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona XtraBackup 2.1.0 for MySQL beta on April 22, 2013. Downloads are available from our download site here. For this BETA release, we will not be making APT and YUM repositories available, just base deb and RPM packages This is an BETA quality release and is not […]

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Announcing TokuDB v7: Open Source and More

 | April 22, 2013 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

Every few months, I get the fun job of announcing what’s new in TokuDB®, but this time is special. With Version 7, TokuDB for MySQL and MariaDB is going open source. The free Community Edition is fully functional and fully performant. It has all the compression you’ve come to expect from TokuDB. It has hot […]

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MySQL alternative Percona Server 5.1.68 -14.6 now available

 | April 19, 2013 |  Posted In: MySQL, Percona Server, Percona Software

Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona Server  5.1.68 -14.6 on April 19, 2013 (downloads are available here and from the Percona Software Repositories). Based on MySQL 5.1.68, including all the bug fixes in it, Percona Server 5.1.68-14.6, a MySQL alternative, is now the current stable release in the 5.1 series. All of Percona‘s software is open source and free, all the […]

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