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Securing PostgreSQL as an Enterprise-Grade Environment

, and  | September 21, 2018 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, Insight for DBAs, Insight for Developers, PostgreSQL, Security

PostgreSQL enterprise-grade security

In this post, we review how you can build an enhanced and secure PostgreSQL database environment using community software. We look at the features that are available in PostgreSQL that, when implemented, provide improved security. As discussed in the introductory blog post of this series, in our webinar of October 10, 2018 we highlight important […]

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End-of-Life Reminder for Percona Server for MongoDB 3.2

 | September 21, 2018 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MongoDB, Percona Server for MongoDB

Percona Server for MongoDB

As noted on our Software and Platform Lifecycle page, Percona Server for MongoDB 3.2 will be end of life on September 30, 2018. According to the Percona Services Lifecycle Policy, customers with an active support contract with Percona will continue receiving support; however, end-of-life software receives no new builds, bug fixes, security fixes, or features. […]

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This Week in Data with Colin Charles 53: It’s MariaDB Week PLUS Percona Live Europe Update

 | September 21, 2018 |  Posted In: MariaDB, MongoDB, MySQL, open source databases, Percona Server for MongoDB, Percona XtraDB Cluster, PostgreSQL

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 is clearly what I’d call a “MariaDB week” — plenty of announcements coming from MariaDB Corporation and MariaDB Foundation. It started with Alibaba Cloud and MariaDB Announce the Launch of ApsaraDB RDS for MariaDB […]

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Prometheus 2 Times Series Storage Performance Analyses

 | September 20, 2018 |  Posted In: Benchmarks, MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management, PMM, Prometheus

cpu saturation and max core usage

Prometheus 2 time series database (TSDB) is an amazing piece of engineering, offering a dramatic improvement compared to “v2” storage in Prometheus 1 in terms of ingest performance, query performance and resource use efficiency. As we’ve been adopting Prometheus 2 in Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM), I had a chance to look into the performance […]

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ProxySQL 1.4.10 and Updated proxysql-admin Tool Now in the Percona Repository

 | September 20, 2018 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL, Percona Server for MySQL, Percona XtraDB Cluster, ProxySQL

ProxySQL 1.4.9

ProxySQL 1.4.10, released by ProxySQL, is now available for download in the Percona Repository along with an updated version of Percona’s proxysql-admin tool. ProxySQL is a high-performance proxy, currently for MySQL and its forks (like Percona Server for MySQL and MariaDB). It acts as an intermediary for client requests seeking resources from the database. René Cannaò created […]

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MyRocks Disk Full Edge Case

 | September 20, 2018 |  Posted In: MariaDB, MyRocks, Percona Server for MySQL

problem in MyRocks

RocksDB engine—and it’s MySQL implementation MyRocks—is a very good alternative engine for MySQL. It has proven to be very efficient and stable for many workloads, including those of large scale. However, it is still a relative newborn in the MySQL ecosystem, and has only a small fraction of the adoption rate of InnoDB. That means […]

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Tutorial Schedule for Percona Live Europe 2018 Is Live

 | September 19, 2018 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MariaDB, MongoDB, MySQL, Percona Live, Percona Monitoring and Management, PMM, PostgreSQL

Percona Live Europe tutorials and sneak peak

Percona has revealed the line-up of in-depth tutorials for the Percona Live Europe 2018 Open Source Database Conference, taking place November 5–7, 2018 at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Frankfurt, Germany. Secure your spot now with Advanced Registration prices. Be sure to buy your tickets soon as tickets prices will only head up, not down! Sponsorship opportunities for the conference […]

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Percona Server for MongoDB 3.2.21-3.12 Is Now Available

 | September 18, 2018 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MongoDB, Percona Server for MongoDB, Percona Software

Percona Server for MongoDB

Percona announces the release of Percona Server for MongoDB 3.2.21-3.12 on September 18, 2018. Download the latest version from the Percona web site or the Percona Software Repositories. Percona Server for MongoDB is an enhanced, open source, and highly-scalable database that is a fully-compatible, drop-in replacement for MongoDB 3.2 Community Edition. It supports MongoDB 3.2 protocols and drivers. Percona […]

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Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6.41-28.28 Is Now Available

 | September 18, 2018 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, High-availability, MySQL, Percona Software, Percona XtraDB Cluster, ProxySQL

Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7

Percona announces the release of Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6.41-28.28 (PXC) on September 18, 2018. Binaries are available from the downloads section or our software repositories. Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6.41-28.28 is now the current release, based on the following: Percona Server for MySQL 5.6.41 Codership WSREP API Rrelease 5.6.41 Codership Galera library 3.24 Fixed Bugs PXC-1017: […]

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Monitoring Processes with Percona Monitoring and Management

 | September 18, 2018 |  Posted In: MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management, Performance Tuning, PMM

Memory utilization during compaction process

A few months ago I wrote a blog post on How to Capture Per Process Metrics in PMM. Since that time, Nick Cabatoff has made a lot of improvements to Process Exporter and I’ve improved the Grafana Dashboard to match. I will not go through installation instructions, they are well covered in original blog post.  This […]

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