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Setup and Deploy Vitess on Kubernetes (Minikube) for MySQL – Part III of III

vitess kubernetes mysql pt3

In this blog post, we will continue to explore Vitess and test an example database provided in its repository. This is Part III of the previously discussed installation of Vitess on minikube environment, so please make sure to follow those steps to bring the cluster up to the following level.  

Shell

$ kubectl get pods,jobs
NAME […]

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Setup and Deploy Vitess on Kubernetes (Minikube) for MySQL – Part II of III

vitess kubernetes mysql

In this blog post, I’d like to share some experiences in setting up a Vitess environment for local tests and development on OSX/macOS. As previously, I have presented How To Test and Deploy Kubernetes Operator for MySQL(PXC) in OSX/macOS, this time I will be showing how to Run Vitess on Kubernetes.
Since running Kubernetes […]

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Amazon RDS MySQL Minor Upgrades: Not So Fast!

aws rds mysql minor upgrades

The promise of DBaaS like RDS is to reduce operational overhead (among other things) and one of the stellar cases is upgrades (major and minor). The suggested procedure involves just a couple of steps. For example, using AWS Console, you can enable “Auto minor upgrade” or modify the DB instance and schedule the upgrade […]

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Introduction to Vitess on Kubernetes for MySQL – Part I of III

Vitess on Kubernetes for MySQL 1

In this blog post series, we will discuss an overview of Vitess technology. Vitess is a database clustering solution for horizontal scaling of data sets currently suitable to 250Gb – 300Gb in sizes*. It’s a proven technology used by several web-scale companies including YouTube. PlanetScale is the company behind developing and supporting this open-sourced […]

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PMM 2.2 Released with Full Support for Amazon RDS and Aurora

Percona Monitoring and Management 2.2 Amazon RDS and Aurora

Percona Monitoring and Management 2.2 (PMM) was released on December 24th with new features and updates designed to help you more easily manage and monitor your open source databases across your multi-cloud and hybrid-cloud environments. Let’s take a look at a few of the most interesting ones.   
Full Support for AWS RDS for MySQL/MariaDB and […]

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