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Verifying Query Performance Using ProxySQL

 | March 15, 2018 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management, ProxySQL

Query Performance Using ProxySQL

In this blog post, we’ll look at how you can verify query performance using ProxySQL. In the previous blog post, I showed you how many information can you get from the “stats.stats_mysql_query_digest” table in ProxySQL. I also mentioned you could even collect and graph these metrics. I will show you this is not just theory, it […]

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Adding Custom Graphs and Dashboards to Percona Monitoring and Management

 | March 14, 2018 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management

PMM custom graphs

In this blog post, we’ll look at how to create PMM custom graphs and dashboards to track what you need to see in your database. Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM)‘s default set of graphs is pretty complete: it covers most of the stuff a DBA requires to fully visualize database servers. However, sometimes custom information […]

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Webinar Thursday, March 15, 2018: Basic External MySQL Troubleshooting Tools

 | March 13, 2018 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management, Percona Toolkit, Technical Webinars

Troubleshooting Tools

Please join Percona’s Principal Support Engineer, Sveta Smirnova, as she presents Basic External MySQL Troubleshooting Tools on March 15, 2018 at 10:00 am PDT (UTC-7) / 1:00 pm EDT (UTC-4). In my troubleshooting webinar series, I normally like to discuss built-in instruments available via the SQL interface. While they are effective and help to understand […]

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This Week in Data with Colin Charles 31: Meltdown/Spectre Performance Regressions and Percona Live 2018

 | March 9, 2018 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, MySQL, Percona Live, Security

Colin Charles

Join Percona Chief Evangelist Colin Charles as he covers happenings, gives pointers and provides musings on the open source database community. Have you been following the Meltdown/Spectre performance regressions? Some of the best blog posts have been coming from Brendan Gregg, who’s keynoting at Percona Live this year. We’ve also got Scott Simpson from Upwork giving a keynote […]

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Binlog Encryption with Percona Server for MySQL

 | March 8, 2018 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, Insight for DBAs, MySQL, Percona Server for MySQL, Security

binlog encryption

In this blog post, we’ll look at how to turn on binlog encryption in Percona Server for MySQL. Why do I need this? As you probably know, Percona Server for MySQL’s binlog contains sensitive information. Replication uses the binlog to copy events between servers. They contain all the information from one server so that it can […]

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

 | March 6, 2018 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, Insight for DBAs, MySQL

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). Register Now   How do you guarantee optimal database performance for your critical applications and services? Proactive monitoring and intervention is […]

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Percona Monitoring and Management for MongoDB: Basic Graphs for a Good System Overview

 | March 2, 2018 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, Insight for DBAs, MongoDB, Percona Monitoring and Management

Percona Monitoring and Management for MongoDB

In this blog post, we will discuss how to use Percona Monitoring and Management for MongoDB monitoring, and how to get some key graphs to monitor your MongoDB database. All production environments need metrics and historical data for easy and fast comparison of performance, throughput in the time. Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) can help […]

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Great Metrics Graphs: Percona Monitoring and Management vs. gnuplot

 | February 28, 2018 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management

Percona Monitoring and Management vs. gnuplot

In this blog post, we’ll checkout Percona Monitoring and Management vs. gnuplot when it comes to creating great metrics graphs. gnuplot is great, but PMM might provide graphs that are easier to read. Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) is our free and open-source platform for managing and monitoring MySQL®, MariaDB® and MongoDB® performance, and is […]

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