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What’s your Percona story?

 | September 30, 2013 |  Posted In: MySQL, Percona Server, Percona Software

Percona’s development teams are always delighted to hear about the many ways that engineers and operations teams use our open source software. Companies say they value the enterprise-grade features and high performance that Percona Server delivers for free and use the software to power critical business applications, hot new apps, and even a growing web […]

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Experimental GIT Mirrors of Percona XtraBackup, Percona Server plus Oracle MySQL trees

 | September 27, 2013 |  Posted In: MySQL, Percona Playback, Percona Server, Percona Software, Percona XtraBackup

I recently blogged on setting up Experimental Git mirror of Oracle MySQL trees up on GitHub. I’m now happy to announce that there are also mirrors for: Percona Server Percona XtraBackup Percona Playback I’ve also updated the Oracle MySQL GIT mirror to include MySQL 5.7 and the (now abandoned) MySQL 6.0. I include the abandoned […]

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How we built TokuMX

 | September 26, 2013 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

When I get to talk to people about TokuMX and how it’s an optimized MongoDB, I sometimes get follow-up questions like: “Is it an in-memory proxy?” “Write optimized? So you buffer all of the writes in memory and lose them on crash?” “Did you re-implement the server and match the protocol?” None of these things […]

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Experimental Git mirror of Oracle MySQL trees

 | September 26, 2013 |  Posted In: MySQL

I’ve been working on setting up mirrors on github of all our BZR branches. My first efforts that are at a suitable stage to share are mirrors of the Oracle MySQL trees. This is currently a snapshot of MySQL 5.1, 5.5 and 5.6 with all the tags preserved. I’ve managed to get GIT to compact […]

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TokuMX Hot Backup – Part 3

 | September 24, 2013 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

Last week I described TokuDB’s new Hot Backup feature.  This week we are going to briefly discuss the same feature, but as it was added to TokuMX, our version of MongoDB. Since the Hot Backup library is essentially a shim between MySQL and the Linux kernel, intercepting file system calls for the life of the […]

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MySQL 5.6 Configuration Optimization Webinar, Sept. 25

 | September 24, 2013 |  Posted In: Insight for DBAs, MySQL, MySQL Webinars

This Wednesday in our next webinar I’ll share how to configure a better-performing MySQL 5.6 server. You’ll lean a practical approach to generating a sensible configuration file that sets what is needed and omits what is not. Why dedicate an entire webinar to the new configuration settings within MySQL 5.6? Mainly because the default configuration […]

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Percona Server 5.6.13-60.6 fourth Release Candidate is now available

 | September 20, 2013 |  Posted In: MySQL

Percona is glad to announce the fourth Release Candidate of Percona Server 5.6.13-60.6 (downloads are available here and from the Percona Software Repositories). Based on MySQL 5.6.13, including all the bug fixes in it, Percona Server 5.6.13-60.6 is the fourth RC release in the Percona Server 5.6 series. All of Percona‘s software is open-source and […]

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