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Add Microsoft Azure Monitoring Within Percona Monitoring and Management 2.16.0

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The Microsoft Azure SQL Database is among the most popular databases of 2020, according to DB-Engine’s DBMS of the Year award. Also, it’s steadily climbing up in DB-Engines Ranking. The ranking is updated monthly and places database management systems according to their popularity. In case you didn’t know, DB-Engines is an initiative to collect […]

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Percona Monitoring and Management 2.16 Brings Microsoft Azure Monitoring via a Technical Preview

Percona Monitoring and Management 2.16 release

This week we release Percona Monitoring and Management 2.16 (PMM), which brings some exciting new additions we’d like to highlight!
Amazon RDS PostgreSQL Monitoring
AWS monitoring in PMM now covers PostgreSQL RDS and PostgreSQL Aurora types. PMM will include them in a Discovery UI where they can be added which will result in node-related metrics as […]

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Deploying a MongoDB Proof of Concept on Google Cloud Platform

Recently, I needed to set up a Proof of Concept (POC) and wanted to do it on Google Cloud Platform (GCP).  After documenting the process, it seemed it might be helpful for others looking for the most basic guide possible to get a Mongo server up and running on GCP.  The process below will […]

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Percona Kubernetes Operators and Azure Blob Storage

Percona Kubernetes Operators and Azure Blob Storage

Percona Kubernetes Operators allow users to simplify deployment and management of MongoDB and MySQL databases on Kubernetes. Both operators allow users to store backups on S3-compatible storage and leverage Percona XtraBackup and Percona Backup for MongoDB to deliver backup and restore functionality. Both backup tools do not work with Azure Blob Storage, which is […]

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Infinitely Scalable Storage with High Compression Feature

Infinitely Scalable Storage with High Compression Feature

It is no secret that compute and storage costs are the main drivers of cloud bills. Migration of data from the legacy data center to the cloud looks appealing at first as it significantly reduces capital expense (CapEx) and keeps operational expenses (OpEx) under control. But once you see the bill, the lift and […]

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