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Compiling a Percona Monitoring and Management v2 Client in ARM Architecture

Percona Monitoring and Management ARM

In this blog, we are going to see how to compile a Percona Monitoring and Management 2 (PMM v2) client in ARM. For this, we are going to use an AWS EC2 ARM instance with Amazon Linux 2.
Installing Dependencies
First, let’s get some basic packages out of the way, which probably are installed in your […]

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Using Percona Kubernetes Operators with Percona Monitoring and Management

Using Percona Kubernetes Operators with Percona Monitoring and Management

Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) provides an excellent solution to monitor both Percona XtraDB Cluster and Percona Server for MongoDB. Currently, there is no Percona-supported deployment model to deploy PMM by Percona Kubernetes Operators. Still, you can try the following experimental approach to use PMM in Kubernetes or OpenShift environment together with the operators […]

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Updates to Percona Kubernetes Operator for Percona XtraDB Cluster

Updates to Percona Kubernetes Operator for Percona XtraDB Cluster

On July 21, 2020, Percona delivered an updated version of our Percona Kubernetes Operator for Percona XtraDB Cluster (PXC) focused on easing deployment and operations management of a clustered MySQL environment. Included in the Percona Distribution for MySQL, our Operator is based on the best practices for MySQL cluster configuration and setup in Kubernetes. […]

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Backing Up Percona Kubernetes Operator for Percona XtraDB Cluster Databases to Google Cloud Storage

Backing up Percona XtraDB Google Cloud

The Percona Kubernetes Operator for Percona XtraDB Cluster can send backups to Amazon S3 or S3-compatible storage. And every now and then at Support, we are asked how to send backups to Google Cloud Storage.
Google Cloud Storage offers an “interoperability mode” which is S3-compatible. However, there are a few details to take care of […]

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Scaling the Percona Kubernetes Operator for Percona XtraDB Cluster

Scaling Percona Kubernetes Operator

You got yourself a Kubernetes cluster and are now testing our Percona Kubernetes Operator for Percona XtraDB Cluster. Everything is working great and you decided that you want to increase the number of Percona XtraDB Cluster (PXC) pods from the default 3, to let’s say, 5 pods.
It’s just a matter of running the […]

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