On-Demand Webinar: Securing MongoDB

Securing MongoDB

MongoDB, like most any other commercial database you might care to name, has these five security subsystems:

Authentication
Authorization
Network Encryption
Data-at-rest Encryption
Auditing

In this on-demand webinar, you’ll first learn which threat each of the subsystems addresses. Second, you’ll learn which parts probably differ, by convention, to other databases you know. And lastly, you’ll receive some practical “where” and […]

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A Simple MySQL Plugin to Retrieve System Metrics

MySQL Plugin to Retrieve System Metrics

Ever wanted to extend MySQL and add some feature you think it is missing?  With MySQL plugins, you can do exactly that.  One thing that has bothered me for several years is that you cannot easily retrieve system metrics from within MySQL.  Whether I am connecting via a remote connection or looking to add […]

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MySQL Deadlocks Are Our Friends

MySQL Deadlocks

Why another article on this, Marco?
MySQL deadlocks is a topic covered many times, including here at Percona. I suggest you review the reference section at the end of this post for articles on how to identify deadlocks and from where they are generated.
So why another article?
The answer is that messages we receive like the […]

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Enable Email Sending in Percona Monitoring and Management 2

email sending percona monitoring and management

Many years ago I was banned from touching anything of critical importance as far as production infrastructure goes…something about “the leadership curse”, so the multiple layers of monitoring and notifications I once wrestled with were now overkill for my needs. What that means is that even though Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) now integrates […]

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Webinar July 15: MySQL 8 Observability

MySQL 8 Observability

Join Peter Zaitsev, Percona CEO, as he discusses MySQL 8 Observability.
Broken MySQL means broken application, so maintaining insights in MySQL operational performance is critical. Thankfully, MySQL 8 offers a lot in terms of observability to resolve problems quickly and get great insights into opportunities for optimization. In this talk, we will cover the most […]

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