Monthly Archives - October 2017

MySQL Dashboard Improvements in Percona Monitoring and Management 1.4.0

In this blog post, I’ll walk through some of the improvements to the Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) MySQL dashboard in release 1.4.0.
As the part of Percona Monitoring and Management development, we’re constantly looking for better ways to visualize information and help you to spot and resolve problems faster. We’ve made some updates to […]

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Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7.19-29.22-3 is now available

Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7

Percona announces the release of Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7.19-29.22-3 on October 27, 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.
Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7.19-29.22-3 is now the current release, based on the following:

Percona Server 5.7.19-17
Galera Replication library 3.22
wsrep […]

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Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6.37-26.21-3 is Now Available

Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7

Percona announces the release of Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6.37-26.21-3 on October 27, 2017. Binaries are available from the downloads section or our software repositories.
Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6.37-26.21-3 is now the current release, based on the following:

Percona Server for MySQL 5.6.37-82.2
Galera Replication library 3.21
wsrep API version 26

All Percona software is open-source and free.

Fixed Bugs

Added access checks […]

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This Week in Data with Colin Charles 12: Open Source Summit Europe and Open Source Entrepreneur Network

Colin Charles

Join Percona Chief Evangelist Colin Charles as he covers happenings, gives pointers and provides musings on the open source database community.
This week was exciting from a Percona exposure standpoint. We were at Open Source Summit Europe. I gave two talks and participated in a panel, as the co-located event for the Open Source Entrepreneur Network happened […]

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Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4.9-2.9 is Now Available

Percona Server for MongoDB

Percona announces the release of Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4.9-2.9 on October 26, 2017. Download the latest version from the Percona web site or the Percona Software Repositories.
Percona Server for MongoDB is an enhanced, open source, fully compatible, highly-scalable, zero-maintenance downtime database supporting the MongoDB v3.4 protocol and drivers. It extends MongoDB with Percona Memory Engine and MongoRocks storage engine, as well as several enterprise-grade features:

External Authentication
Audit […]

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JSON Output of the pmm-admin list Command

In this blog post, we’ll look at Percona Monitoring and Management’s pmm-admin list command.
The pmm-admin list command shows all monitoring services you have added using the pmm-admin add command. Starting with version 1.4.0, Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) also lists external monitoring services when you run pmm-admin list, i.e., those services that monitor the backends not supported out of the box (such as PostgreSQL databases).
In […]

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Community Matters

Community Matters

Building on community
Percona is very committed to open source database software. We think of ourselves as unbiased champions of open source database solutions. With that, we also carry a responsibility to the open source database community – whether MySQL®, MongoDB®, ProxySQL or other open source database technology. We’ve seen that, and taken action by […]

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Upcoming Joint Webinar Tuesday October 24, 2017: How to automate and manage MongoDB & Percona Server for MongoDB

Automate and Manage MongoDB

Join me on October 24th as the Percona teams join forces with Severalnines for a different perspective on how to automate and manage your MongoDB or Percona Server for MongoDB databases. Severalnine’s Ruairí Newman will join me as we present How to automate and manage MongoDB & Percona Server for MongoDB on Tuesday, October 24, 2017, […]

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MySQL Point in Time Recovery the Right Way

MySQL Point In Time Recovery

In this blog, I’ll look at how to do MySQL point in time recovery (PITR) correctly.
Sometimes we need to restore from a backup, and then replay the transactions that happened after the backup was taken. This is a common procedure in most disaster recovery plans, when for example you accidentally drop a table/database or run […]

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Percona Monitoring and Management 1.4.0 Is Now Available

Percona Monitoring and Management

Percona announces the release of Percona Monitoring and Management 1.4.0.
This release introduces the support of external Prometheus exporters so that you can create dashboards in the Metrics monitor even for the monitoring services other than those provided with PMM client packages. To attach an existing external Prometheus exporter, run pmm-admin add external:metrics NAME_OF_EXPORTER URL:PORT.
The list of attached […]

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