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Percona Software in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr) release

 | April 18, 2014 |  Posted In: MySQL, Percona Server for MySQL, Percona Software, Percona Toolkit, Percona XtraBackup, Percona XtraDB Cluster

I’d like to congratulate Canonical with the new Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr) Release, it really looks like a great release, and I say it having my own agenda 🙂 It looks even more great because it comes with a full line of Percona Software. If you install Ubuntu 14.04 and run aptitude search you […]

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Thoughts on Small Datum – Part 1

 | April 18, 2014 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

A little background… When I ventured into sales and marketing (I’m an engineer by education) I learned I would often have to interpret and simply summarize the business value that is sometimes hidden in benchmarks. Simply put, the people who approve the purchase of products like TokuDB® and TokuMX™ appreciate the executive summary. Therefore, I plan […]

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April 24 Webinar – MongoDB Clusters: Tips, Tricks, Manage and Automate

 | April 17, 2014 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

As you scale, one of the challenges is optimizing your clusters and mitigating operational risk. Proper preparation can result in significant savings and reduced downtime. Register Now! SPEAKER: Jon Tobin, Tokutek and Vinay Joosery, Severalnines DATE: Thursday, April 24th TIME: 6am EDT/12pm CEST and 12pm EDT/9am PDT Tune into this webinar and we will give […]

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Simplifying Database Management for Big Data

 | April 16, 2014 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

OpenStack Summit 2014 is a five-day conference for developers, users, and administrators of OpenStack Cloud Software — a topic near and dear to many Tokutek customers. This year’s event is being held in Atlanta, May 12-16, 2014. Recently, I learned about an interesting Big Data DBMS survey being conducted during the lead up to the conference. […]

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‘Open Source Appreciation Day’ draws OpenStack, MySQL and CentOS faithful

 | April 16, 2014 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL, OpenStack, Percona Live, Percona XtraDB Cluster

To kick off the Percona Live MySQL Conference & Expo 2014, Percona held the first “Open Source Appreciation Day” on Monday, March 31st. Over 210 people registered and the day’s two free events focused on CentOS and OpenStack. The OpenStack Today event brought together members of the OpenStack community and MySQL experts in an afternoon of […]

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How TokuMX Secondaries Work in Replication

 | April 15, 2014 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

As I’ve mentioned in previous posts, TokuMX replication differs quite a bit from MongoDB’s replication. The differences are large enough such that we’ve completely redone some of MongoDB’s existing algorithms. One such area is how secondaries apply oplog data from a primary. In this post, I’ll explain how. In designing how secondaries apply oplog data, […]

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percona-millipede – Sub-second replication monitor

 | April 15, 2014 |  Posted In: MySQL

I recently helped a client implement a custom replication delay monitor and wanted to share the experience and discuss some of the iterations and decisions that were made. percona-millipede was developed in conjunction with Vimeo with the following high-level goal in mind: implement a millisecond level replication delay monitor and graph the results.  Please visit […]

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Percona Live MySQL Conference Highlights

 | April 10, 2014 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL

The Percona Live MySQL Conference and Expo 2014 was March 31st through April 4th in Santa Clara, California. I heard numerous positive comments from attendees and saw even more on social media. Our conference team lead by Kortney Runyan pulled together a smooth, enjoyable event which made it easy for attendees to focus on learning […]

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