Author - Stephen Thorn

The Criticality of a Kubernetes Operator for Databases

Importance of Kubernetes Operators for Databases

As a Solutions Engineer at Percona, one of my responsibilities is to support our customers as they investigate new and emerging technologies. This affords me the opportunity to speak to many current and new customers who partner with Percona. The topic of Kubernetes is becoming more popular as companies are investigating and adopting this […]

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Q & A on Webinar “Percona Server for MongoDB Data-at-Rest Encryption”

Percona Server for MongoDB Data-at-Rest Encryption

We really enjoyed presenting Percona Server for MongoDB’s data-at-rest encryption functionality. The webinar Percona Server for MongoDB Data-at-Rest Encryption was recorded and can be viewed here at any time. We had several great questions, which we would like to address with everyone and help further elaborate on the answers given during the webinar.
Q: Where […]

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Backup and Restore of MongoDB Deployment on Kubernetes

backup MongoDB Kubernetes

Every database environment should require a robust backup strategy as its a fundamental requirement to running a successful and robust database. No matter the size of the database, the function of the application, or how technologically advanced a company is, backups are now a requirement for everyone.
As a Solutions Engineers, we speak to database […]

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Backup and Restore in Percona Kubernetes Operator for Percona XtraDB Cluster

Backup and Restore in Percona Kubernetes Operator for Percona XtraDB Cluster

Database backups are a fundamental requirement in almost every implementation, no matter the size of the company or the nature of the application. Taking a backup should be a simple task that can be automated to ensure it’s done consistently and on schedule. Percona has an enterprise-grade backup tool, Percona XtraBackup, that can be […]

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Introduction to Percona Kubernetes Operator for Percona XtraDB Cluster

Percona Kubernetes Operator for Percona XtraDB Cluster

As a Solutions Engineer at Percona, one of my responsibilities is to support our customers as they investigate new and emerging technologies. This affords me the opportunity to speak to many current and new customers who partner with Percona.
The topic of Kubernetes is becoming more popular as companies are investigating and adopting this technology. […]

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