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Percona Live 2016 Community Game Night

 | March 21, 2016 |  Posted In: MySQL

Hello, all! Just a quick blog to remind you all about the Percona Live 2016 Community Game Night! This awesome event is taking place on Wednesday, April 20 from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm, after the Community Networking Reception. It’s modeled after last year’s extremely popular game night, featuring many of the same games back […]

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Introduction to MySQL troubleshooting basic techniques webinar: Q & A

 | March 18, 2016 |  Posted In: MySQL

MySQL troubleshooting basic techniques

In this blog, I will answer questions posed in my recent introduction to MySQL troubleshooting basic techniques webinar. Thank you for attending my March 10 MySQL troubleshooting webinar “Introduction to MySQL troubleshooting: basic techniques,” which is the second in the “MySQL Troubleshooting Webinar” series. The recording and slides for the webinar are available here. Here […]

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MySQL replication primer with pt-table-checksum / pt-table-sync, part 2

 | March 17, 2016 |  Posted In: MySQL


This is the second and last tutorial blog post on how to use pt-table-checksum / pt-table-sync tools for MySQL replication. In the first post, I showed you how to use the pt-table-checksum  / pt-table-sync  tools in a typical MySQL replication setup. In this post, we’ll discuss MySQL replication for more advanced topologies. I will show you how to […]

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Percona Server 5.7 performance improvements

, and  | March 17, 2016 |  Posted In: Benchmarks, MySQL, Percona Server for MySQL

Percona Server 5.7 performance improvements

In this blog post, we’ll be discussing Percona Server 5.7 performance improvements. Starting from the Percona Server 5.6 release, we’ve introduced several significant changes that help address performance problems for highly-concurrent I/O-bound workloads. Some of our research and improvements were re-implemented for MySQL 5.7 – one of the best MySQL releases. But even though MySQL 5.7 […]

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Percona XtraBackup 2.3.4 is now available

 | March 17, 2016 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL, Percona Software, Percona XtraBackup

Percona XtraBackup

Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona XtraBackup 2.3.4 on March 17th, 2016. Downloads are available from our download site or Percona Software Repositories. Percona XtraBackup enables MySQL backups without blocking user queries, making it ideal for companies with large data sets and mission-critical applications that cannot tolerate long periods of downtime. Offered […]

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Percona Live featured talk with Konstantin Osipov: Tarantool – a Lua Based Database Engine and In-Memory Data Grid

 | March 16, 2016 |  Posted In: Percona Live

Percona Live featured talk with Konstantin Osipov

Welcome to the next installment of our talks with Percona Live Data Performance Conference 2016 speakers! In this series of blogs, we’ll highlight some of the speakers that will be at this year’s conference, as well as discuss the technologies and outlooks of the speakers themselves. Make sure to read to the end to get a special Percona […]

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