Author - Tim Sharp

Avoid Vendor Lock-in by Embracing Open Source

Percona Open Source Advance

We are pleased to announce the launch of Percona Open Source Advance (POSA). POSA is a consulting-led migration solution which assesses your existing proprietary database architecture and helps you migrate to the most suitable free open source software available.
Open source software migrations are increasingly mandated as strategic initiatives for companies but often require expert […]

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Percona Cloud Cover – For a Successful Migration to the Cloud

Percona Cloud Cover

We are pleased to announce the launch of Percona Cloud Cover (PCC), our new customized migration solution for companies moving databases from on-premises to DBaaS and other cloud-based solutions.
We are in the middle of a seismic shift from traditional on-premises data architecture to cloud-based technology. As users become increasingly sophisticated, companies must embrace technologies […]

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Webinar Thursday March 8, 2018: How Percona Maintains Optimal Customer Health

Percona Maintains Optimal Customer Health

Please join Percona Technical Account Manager Tim Sharp, as he presents How Percona Maintains Optimal Customer Health on Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 11:00 am PST (UTC -8) / 2:00 pm EST (UTC -5).
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How do you guarantee optimal database performance for your critical applications and services? Proactive monitoring and intervention is one way.
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Webinar: Best Practices for Right-Sizing Your Aurora Footprint

Aurora

Join Percona Technical Account Manager Tim Sharp, Percona Senior MySQL DBA for Managed Services Dov Endress, and Lookout Director of Engineering Michael Fortson as they present Best Practices When Right-Sizing Your Aurora Footprint on Thursday, December 14, 2017, at 11:00 am PST / 2:00 pm EST (UTC-8).
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Tags: DBA, MySQL, Cloud, AWS, Lookout, Percona […]

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OpenStack’s Trove: The benefits of this database as a service (DBaaS)

In a previous post, my colleague mission statement declares, the Trove project seeks to provide a scalable and reliable cloud database service providing functionality for both relational and non-relational database engines. With the current release of Icehouse, the technology has begun to show maturity providing both stability and a rich feature set.
In my opinion, […]

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