Monthly Archives - June 2017

ProxySQL Admin Interface Is Not Your Typical MySQL Server!

ProxySQL Admin

In this blog post, I’ll look at how ProxySQL Admin behaves in some unusual and unexpected ways from a MySQL perspective.
ProxySQL allows you to connect to its admin interface using the MySQL protocol and use familiar tools, like the MySQL command line client, to manage its configuration as a set of configuration tables. This […]

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MySQL Encryption at Rest – Part 1 (LUKS)

MySQL Encryption at Rest

In this first of a series of blog posts, we’ll look at MySQL encryption at rest.
At Percona, we work with a number of clients that require strong security measures for PCI, HIPAA and PHI compliance, where data managed by MySQL needs to be encrypted “at rest.” As with all things open source, there several options […]

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Upcoming Webinar Thursday June 8, 2017: MongoDB Shell – A Primer

MongoDB Shell

Join Percona’s Solutions Engineer, Rick Golba as he presents MongoDB Shell: A Primer on Thursday, June 8, 2017, at 11 am PDT / 2 pm EDT (UTC-7).
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Every good DBA should be a master of the database shell. In this webinar, we will help you understand how to structure shell commands and discuss all […]

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Percona Live Open Source Database Conference Europe 2017 in Dublin, Ireland Call for Papers is Open!

Colin Charles

Announcing the opening of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference Europe 2017 in Dublin, Ireland call for papers. It will be open from now until July 17, 2017.*
Do you have a big idea to explain, use case to share or skill to teach? Submit your speaking proposal for either breakout or tutorial sessions. […]

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Webinar June 7, 2017: MySQL In the Cloud – Migration, Best Practices, High Availability, Scaling

MySQL in the Cloud

Join Percona’s CEO and Founder Peter Zaitsev as he presents MySQL In the Cloud: Migration, Best Practices, High Availability, Scaling on Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at 10 am PDT / 1:00 pm EDT (UTC-7).
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Businesses are moving many of the systems and processes they once owned to offsite “service” models: Platform as a Service (PaaS), Software […]

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Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7.18-29.20 is now available

Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7

Percona announces the release of Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7.18-29.20 on June 2, 2017. Binaries are available from the downloads section or our software repositories.
NOTE: You can also run Docker containers from the images in the Docker Hub repository.
NOTE: Due to new package dependency, Ubuntu/Debian users should use apt-get dist-upgrade or apt-get installpercona-xtradb-cluster-57 to upgrade.
Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7.18-29.20 is now the current […]

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Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6.36-26.20 is Now Available

Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7

Percona announces the release of Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6.36-26.20 on June 2, 2017. Binaries are available from the downloads section or our software repositories.
Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6.36-26.20 is now the current release, based on the following:

Percona Server 5.6.36-82.0
Galera Replication library 3.20
wsrep API version 26

All Percona software is open-source and free.
NOTE: Due to end of life, Percona […]

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