It’s release roundup time again here at Percona!
Our Release Roundups showcase the latest Percona software updates, tools, and features to help you manage and deploy our software. It offers highlights and critical information, as well as links to the full release notes and direct links to the software or service itself to download.
Today’s post includes those releases and updates that have come out since March 1, 2021, including version updates of Percona Distribution for PostgreSQL, full support for sharding in Percona Kubernetes Operator for Percona Server for MongoDB 1.7.0, and the release of Percona Monitoring and Management 2.15.0.
Percona Distribution for PostgreSQL 11.11
On March 8, 2021, Percona Distribution for PostgreSQL 11.11 was released. Percona Distribution for PostgreSQL is based on PostgreSQL 11.11 and is a collection of tools to assist you in managing PostgreSQL. Percona Distribution for PostgreSQL installs PostgreSQL and complements it by a selection of extensions that enable solving essential practical tasks efficiently.
Percona Distribution for PostgreSQL 12.6
Percona Distribution for PostgreSQL 12.6 was released on March 9, 2021. This release of Percona Distribution for PostgreSQL is based on PostgreSQL 12.6.
Percona Distribution for PostgreSQL 13.2
March 4, 2021, saw the release of Percona Distribution for PostgreSQL 13.2. This release of Percona Distribution for PostgreSQL is based on PostgreSQL 13.2.
Percona Server for MySQL 5.7.33-36
On March 2, 2021, we released Percona Server for MySQL 5.7.33-36. It includes all the features and bug fixes available in MySQL 5.7.33 Community Edition in addition to enterprise-grade features developed by Percona. New features in this release include an update to the keyring_vault plugin to support KV Secrets Engine Version 2 (kv-v2) (Thanks to user aprokofyev for reporting this issue) and backport of variable innodb_buffer_pool_in_core_file and processing. There are also several bug fixes in this release, a full list of which can be found in the release notes.
Percona Server for MongoDB 4.0.23-18
Percona Server for MongoDB 4.0.23-18 was released on March 4, 2021. It is an enhanced, open source, and highly-scalable database that is a fully-compatible, drop-in replacement for MongoDB 4.0.23 Community Edition. In this release, there is a fix for bug PSMDB-817: LDAP ConnectionPoller always uses up CPU of one core (Thanks to user cleiton.domazak for reporting this issue).
Percona Monitoring and Management 2.15.0
On March 1, 2021, Percona Monitoring and Management 2.15.0 was released. It’s a free and open-source platform for managing and monitoring MySQL, MongoDB, and PostgreSQL performance. There’s a long list of highlights, new features, and bug fixes in the release notes, including the ability to add external services via the UI in PMM server, the ability to add HAProxy Services for monitoring in PMM2, DBaaS Preview improvements, and the update of Grafana 7.1.3 to 7.3.7.
Percona Kubernetes Operator for Percona Server for MongoDB 1.7.0
Last but definitely not least, on March 8, 2021, we released Percona Kubernetes Operator for Percona Server for MongoDB 1.7.0. This release brings full support for the Percona Server for MongoDB Sharding, allowing you to scale databases horizontally, distributing data across multiple MongoDB Pods. In addition, there is a full list of improvements and bug fixes in the release notes.
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