Yearly Archives - 2017

Percona Database Performance Blog Year in Review: Top Blog Posts

Percona Database Performance Blog

Let’s look at some of the most popular Percona Database Performance Blog posts in 2017.
The closing of a year lends itself to looking back. And making lists. With the Percona Database Performance Blog, Percona staff and leadership work hard to provide the open source community with insights, technical support, predictions and metrics around multiple […]

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This Week in Data with Colin Charles 21: Looking Back on 2017 in the Open Source Database Community

Colin Charles

Join Percona Chief Evangelist Colin Charles as he covers happenings, gives pointers and provides musings on the open source database community.
The end of the year is upon us, and this column is being penned a little earlier than usual as I enjoy a quick bout of wrapping up for the year.
We’ve had a lot of […]

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Monitoring Amazon Aurora with PMM

In this blog, we’ll look at how to monitor Amazon Aurora using Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM).
One impact of the growth of web services such as AWS on DBAs is the need to understand and report on database and application resource usage. DBAs have always had to monitor for performance-related usability issues, which may […]

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The hidepid Options for /proc and Percona XtraDB Cluster Don’t Play Well Together

hidepid

In this blog, we’ll look at how the hidepid options for /proc and Percona XtraDB Cluster can fight with one another.
One of the things I like about consulting at Percona is the opportunity to be exposed to unusual problems. I recently worked with a customer having issues getting SST to work with Percona XtraDB […]

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MongoDB 3.6 Aggregation and Array Improvements

Running MongoDB

In this blog, we’ll look at MongoDB 3.6 aggregation and array improvements.
With MongoDB 3.6 out, and us having talked about security, transactions, and sessions, we can now start to talk about something much more fun. This blog is centered on the improvements around arrays, dates and aggregations. My goal here is two parts: first […]

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