Author - Dave Avery

Percona Live 2016: High Availability Using MySQL Group Replication

Percona Live 2016 had a great first day, with an impressive number of speakers and topics. I was able to attend a session in the afternoon with Luis Soares, Principal Software Engineer at Oracle, on High Availability Using MySQL Group Replication. MySQL Group Replication is a MySQL plugin under development that brings together group communication techniques and database […]

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Percona Live 2016: Let Robots Manage your Schema (without destroying all humans)!

We’re are rapidly moving through day one of the Percona Live Data Performance Conference, and I’m surrounded by incredibly smart people all discussing amazing database techniques and technology. The depth of solutions represented here, and the technical know-how needed to pull them off is astounding!
This afternoon I was able to catch Jenni Snyder, MySQL DBA […]

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Percona Live 2016: Performance of Percona Server for MySQL on Intel Server Systems using HDD, SATA SSD, and NVMe SSD as Different Storage Mediums

We’re moving along on the first day at Percona Live 2016, and I was able to attend a lecture from Intel’s Ken LeTourneau, Solutions Architect at Intel, on Performance of Percona Server for MySQL on Intel Server Systems using HDD, SATA SSD, and NVMe SSD as Different Storage Mediums. In this talk, Ken reviewed some benchmark […]

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Day One of the Percona Live Data Performance Conference 2016 is off and running!

Today was day one of the Percona Live Data Performance Conference! The day began with some excellent keynote speakers and exciting topics, and the packed room was eager to hear what our speakers had to say!
Peter Zaitsev, CEO, Percona
Percona Opening  Keynote
Peter kicked it off today by thanking the sponsors, the speakers, the Percona Live […]

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The final three Database Performance Team characters are . . .

The last email introduced two members of the Percona Database Performance Team: The Maven and The Specialist. Now we’re ready to reveal the identity of the final three team members.
The Database Performance Team is comprised of our services experts, who work tirelessly every day to guarantee the performance of your database. Percona’s support team is […]

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Percona Live featured talk with Álvaro Hernández Tortosa — ToroDB: Supercharging your RDBMS with MongoDB super powers

Percona Live Álvaro Hernández Tortosa

Welcome to the last Percona Live featured talk with Percona Live Data Performance Conference 2016 speakers! In this series of blogs, we’ll highlight some of the speakers that will be at this year’s conference, as well as discuss the technologies and outlooks of the speakers themselves. Make sure to read to the end to get a special Percona […]

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Percona Live featured talk with Ying Qiang Zhang — What’s new in AliSQL: Alibaba’s branch of MySQL

Percona Live featured talk

Welcome to the next Percona Live featured talk with Percona Live Data Performance Conference 2016 speakers! In this series of blogs, we’ll highlight some of the speakers that will be at this year’s conference, as well as discuss the technologies and outlooks of the speakers themselves. Make sure to read to the end to get a special Percona […]

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The first two Database Performance Team characters are . . .

Database Performance Team

And the first two Database Performance Team characters are . . .
The last blog introduced the Database Performance Team. The Database Performance Team is comprised of our services experts, who work tirelessly every day to guarantee the performance of your database. Percona’s services team is made up of superheroes that make sure your database […]

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Webinar April 7, 10am PDT – Introduction to Troubleshooting Performance: What Affects Query Execution?

Query Execution

Join us for our latest webinar on Thursday, April 7, at 10 am PDT (UTC-7) on Introduction to Troubleshooting Performance: What Affects Query Execution?
MySQL installations experience a multitude of issues: server hangs, wrong data stored in the database, slow running queries, stopped replications, poor user connections and many others. It’s often difficult not only […]

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