Author - Peter Zaitsev

Installing MySQL with Docker

Installing MySQL with Docker

I often need to install a certain version of MySQL, MariaDB, or Percona Server for MySQL to run some experiments, whether to check for behavior differences or to provide tested instructions. In this blog series, I will look into how you can install MySQL, MariaDB, or Percona Server for MySQL with Docker.  This post, […]

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How Percona Support Handles Bugs

how percona handles bugs

One of the great things about Percona, and a Percona Support contract, is that we not only guarantee application performance but we also provide bug fixes for covered software—and not just advice on how to use it. This is most likely missing from most customer’s in-house support, as it requires a team with code […]

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Percona Roadshow Fall 2019: Conferences in Russia and UK in November

Peter Zaitsev

Every fall I enjoy traveling to key events to meet Percona’s customers and software users. Аfter meetup in Ryazan on November 5th sponsored by HighLoad++ in Moscow along with six other Percona experts.  My talks will be:

BpfTrace – Finally a Full-Fledged Replacement for Dtrace in Linux
Query Analysis for MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB

Sessions by other Percona […]

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MySQL Workbench Review

MySQL Workbench Review

MySQL Workbench is a great multi-purpose GUI tool for MySQL, which I think is not marketed enough by the MySQL team and is not appreciated enough by the community for what it can do.
MySQL Workbench Licensing
MySQL Workbench is similar to MySQL Server and is an Open-Core product. There is Community Edition which has GPL […]

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Explore Percona Monitoring and Management on Your Own with Linode

Percona Monitoring Management Linode

As the saying goes, a picture is worth 1000 words – and this is why we don’t just talk about Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) but also have a demo which allows you to explore many PMM features without having to install it.
Though there is only so much you can do in a public […]

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