Author - Michael Patrick

Achieving Disaster Recovery with Percona XtraDB Cluster

Disaster Recovery with Percona XtraDB Cluster

One thing that comes up often from working with a variety of clients at Percona is “How can I achieve a Disaster Recovery (DR) solution with Percona XtraDB Cluster (PXC)?”  Unfortunately, decisions are sometimes made with far-reaching consequences by individuals who often do not well understand the architecture and its limitations.  As a Technical […]

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Choosing MySQL High Availability Solutions

Group Replication

In this blog post we’ll look at various MySQL high availability solutions, and examine their pluses and minuses.
High availability environments provide substantial benefit for databases that must remain available. A high availability database environment co-locates a database across multiple machines, any one of which can assume the functions of the database. In this way, […]

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