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Best Practices for Percona XtraDB Cluster on AWS

and  | November 28, 2017 |  Posted In: Aurora RDS, Benchmarks, Cloud and MySQL, MySQL, Percona XtraDB Cluster

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In this blog post I’ll look at the performance of Percona XtraDB Cluster on AWS using different service instances, and recommend some best practices for maximizing performance. You can use Percona XtraDB Cluster in AWS environments. We often get questions about how best to deploy it, and how to optimize both performance and spend when […]

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Community Matters

 | October 24, 2017 |  Posted In: Cloud and MySQL, Cloud and NoSQL, MariaDB, MongoDB, MySQL, OpenStack

Community Matters

Building on community Percona is very committed to open source database software. We think of ourselves as unbiased champions of open source database solutions. With that, we also carry a responsibility to the open source database community – whether MySQL®, MongoDB®, ProxySQL or other open source database technology. We’ve seen that, and taken action by […]

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Percona Blog Poll: How Do You Currently Host Applications and Databases?

 | October 19, 2017 |  Posted In: Aurora RDS, Cloud and MySQL, Cloud and NoSQL, Database Poll, Insight for DBAs, Insight for Developers, MongoDB, MySQL

Host applications and databases

Percona latest blog poll asks how you currently host applications and databases. Select an option below, or leave a comment to clarify your deployment! With the increased need for environments that respond more quickly to changing business demands, many enterprises are moving to the cloud and hosted deployments for applications and software in order to […]

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Webinar October 4, 2017: Databases in the Hosted Cloud

 | October 3, 2017 |  Posted In: Aurora RDS, Cloud and MySQL, Cloud and NoSQL, MySQL

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Join Percona’s Chief Evangelist, Colin Charles as he presents Databases in the Hosted Cloud on Wednesday, October 4, 2017, at 7:00 am PDT / 10:00 am EDT (UTC-7). Register Now Today you can use hosted MySQL/MariaDB/Percona Server for MySQL/PostgreSQL in several “cloud providers” as a database as a service (DBaaS). Learn the differences, the access […]

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Percona Support with Amazon RDS

 | September 21, 2017 |  Posted In: Aurora RDS, Cloud and MySQL, MySQL, MySQL DBaaS, Percona MySQL Support

Amazon RDS

This blog post will give a brief overview of Amazon RDS capabilities and limitations, and how Percona Support can help you succeed in your Amazon RDS deployments. One of the common questions that we get from customers and prospective customers is about Percona Support with Amazon RDS. As many companies have shifted to the cloud, […]

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Migrating Data from an Encrypted Amazon MySQL RDS Instance to an Encrypted Amazon Aurora Instance

 | August 23, 2017 |  Posted In: Aurora RDS, Cloud and MySQL, MySQL

Migrating Data

In this blog post, we’ll discuss migrating data from encrypted Amazon MySQL RDS to encrypted Amazon Aurora. One of my customers wanted to migrate from an encrypted MySQL RDS instance to an encrypted Aurora instance. They have a pretty large database, therefore using mysqldump or a similar tool was not suitable for them. They also wanted to setup […]

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How to Configure Aurora RDS Parameters

 | August 9, 2017 |  Posted In: Aurora RDS, Cloud and MySQL, MySQL

Aurora RDS Parameters

In this blog post, we’ll look at some tips on how to configure Aurora RDS parameters. I was recently deploying a few Aurora RDS instances, a process very similar to configuring a regular RDS instance. I noticed a few minor differences in the way you configure Aurora RDS parameters, and very few articles on how […]

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Peter Zaitsev’s Speaking Schedule: Percona University Belgium / PG Day / Meetups

 | June 16, 2017 |  Posted In: Cloud and MySQL, MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management, Percona University

Peter Zaitsev Speaking Schedule

This blog shows Peter Zaitsev’s speaking schedule for this summer. Summer 2017 Speaking Engagements This week I spoke at the DB Tech Showcase OSS conference in Japan and am now heading to Europe. I have a busy schedule in June and early July, but there are events and places where we can cross paths and […]

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Q & A: MySQL In the Cloud – Migration, Best Practices, High Availability, Scaling

 | June 9, 2017 |  Posted In: Cloud and MySQL, Database Monitoring, High-availability, MySQL

MySQL in the Cloud

In this blog, we will provide answers to the Q & A for the MySQL In the Cloud: Migration, Best Practices, High Availability, Scaling webinar. First, we want to thank everybody for attending the June 7, 2017 webinar. The recording and slides for the webinar are available here. Below is the list of your questions that we […]

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Webinar June 7, 2017: MySQL In the Cloud – Migration, Best Practices, High Availability, Scaling

 | June 5, 2017 |  Posted In: Cloud and MySQL, MySQL, Technical Webinars

MySQL in the Cloud

Join Percona’s CEO and Founder Peter Zaitsev as he presents MySQL In the Cloud: Migration, Best Practices, High Availability, Scaling on Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at 10 am PDT / 1:00 pm EDT (UTC-7). Register Now Businesses are moving many of the systems and processes they once owned to offsite “service” models: Platform as a Service (PaaS), […]

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