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Percona Live Europe Featured Talks: NoSQL Best Practices for PostgreSQL with Dmitry Dolgov

 | September 7, 2017 |  Posted In: JSON, MySQL, Percona Live, PostgreSQL

Colin Charles

Welcome to another post in our series of interview blogs for the upcoming Percona Live Europe 2017 in Dublin. This series highlights a number of talks that will be at the conference and gives a short preview of what attendees can expect to learn from the presenter. This blog post is with Dmitry Dolgov, a […]

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Upcoming Webinar Thursday, September 7: Using PMM to Troubleshoot MySQL Performance Issues

 | September 6, 2017 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, Insight for DBAs, Insight for Developers, MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management, Technical Webinars

Percona Monitoring and Management

Join Percona’s Product Manager, Michael Coburn as he presents Using Percona Monitoring and Management to Troubleshoot MySQL Performance Issues on Thursday, September 7, 2017, at 10:00 am PDT / 1:00 pm EDT (UTC-7). Reserve Your Spot   Successful applications often become limited by MySQL performance. Michael will show you how to get great MySQL performance […]

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MyRocks Experimental Now Available with Percona Server for MySQL 5.7.19-17

 | September 6, 2017 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MyRocks, MySQL

MyRocks with Percona Server for MySQL

Percona, in collaboration with Facebook, is proud to announce the first experimental release of MyRocks in Percona Server for MySQL 5.7, with packages. Back in October of 2016, Peter Zaitsev announced that we were going to port MyRocks from Facebook MySQL to Percona Server for MySQL. Then in April 2017, Vadim Tkachenko announced the availability […]

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Revenge of Ransomware! MongoDB Security in the News Again . . .

 | September 5, 2017 |  Posted In: Insight for DBAs, Insight for Developers, MongoDB, Security

MongoDB Security

A new set of MongoDB attacks and data breaches struck businesses this weekend, mirroring the attacks that hit back in January and putting MongoDB security back into the spotlight. Like the last set, this new attack strategy focused on ransomware that demanded a paid ransom to unlock hijacked data. As with many security breaches, the attack was preventable – […]

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Webinar Wednesday, September 6, 2017: Percona Roadmap and Software News Update – Q3 2017

 | September 5, 2017 |  Posted In: MongoDB, MySQL, Percona Live, Percona Monitoring and Management, Technical Webinars

Percona Software News

Come and listen to Percona CEO Peter Zaitsev on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at 10am PT / 1pm ET (UTC-7) discuss the Percona roadmap, as well as what’s new in Percona open source software. Reserve Your Spot   During this webinar Peter will talk about newly released features in Percona software, show a few quick demos and […]

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How Life360 Used ProxySQL to Lower Its Database Load

 | September 1, 2017 |  Posted In: Percona Server for MySQL, ProxySQL, Solutions Engineering


In this blog post, we’ll look at how to use ProxySQL to help the database load by handling PINGs. I’ve blogged before about one of our regular clients, Life360. One of the issues they recently had was the PING command taking about 30%-40% of total queries per second across their database infrastructure. This is a non-trivial […]

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This Week in Data with Colin Charles #4: Percona Server for MySQL with MyRocks

 | September 1, 2017 |  Posted In: MariaDB, MyRocks, MySQL, Percona Live, Percona Server for MySQL

Colin Charles

Join Percona Chief Evangelist Colin Charles as he covers happenings, gives pointers and provides musings on the open source database community. Percona Live Europe Dublin Have you registered for Percona Live Europe Dublin? We’ve more or less finalized the schedule, and the conference grid looks 100% full. We’re four weeks away, so I suggest you register […]

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