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Does Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) Support External Monitoring Services? Yes It Does!

 | February 12, 2018 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, MariaDB, MongoDB, MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management

External Monitoring Services

Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) is a free and open-source platform for managing and monitoring MySQL and MongoDB performance. You can run PMM in your own environment for maximum security and reliability. It provides thorough time-based analysis for MySQL and MongoDB servers to ensure that your data works as efficiently as possible. Starting with version 1.4.0 and improved in 1.7.0, PMM supports external monitoring services. This […]

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Collect PostgreSQL Metrics with Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM)

 | February 9, 2018 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, Percona Monitoring and Management, PMM, PostgreSQL

Collecting PostgreSQL Information using Percona Monitoring and Management

In this article, we’ll describe how to collect PostgreSQL metrics with Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM). We designed Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) to be the best tool for MySQL and MongoDB performance investigation. At the same time, it’s built on mature opensource components: Prometheus’ time series database and Grafana. Starting from PMM 1.4.0. it’s possible to […]

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Announcing Experimental Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) Functionality via Percona Labs

 | February 6, 2018 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, MySQL, open source databases, Percona Monitoring and Management

Percona Monitoring and Management

In this blog post, we’ll introduce how you can look at some experimental Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) features using Percona Labs builds on GitHub. Note: PerconaLabs and Percona-QA are open source GitHub repositories for unofficial scripts and tools created by Percona staff. While not covered by Percona support or services agreements, these handy utilities […]

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Troubleshooting Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) Metrics

 | January 17, 2018 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, Insight for DBAs, Percona Monitoring and Management

In this blog post, I’ll look at some helpful tips on troubleshooting Percona Monitoring and Management metrics. With any luck, Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) works for you out of the box. Sometimes, however, things go awry and you see empty or broken graphs instead of dashboards full of insights. Before we go through troubleshooting steps, let’s […]

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Webinar January 18, 2018: MySQL Troubleshooting and Performance Optimization with Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) Part 2

and  | January 16, 2018 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, Insight for DBAs, MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management, Technical Webinars

Percona Monitoring and Management

Join Percona’s Product Manager Michael Coburn as he presents MySQL Troubleshooting and Performance Optimization with Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) Part 2 on Thursday, January 18, 2018, at 11:00 am PST / 2:00 pm EST (UTC-8). Register Now Tags: Percona Monitoring and Management, PMM, Monitoring, MySQL, Performance, Optimization, DBA, SysAdmin, DevOps Experience Level: Expert Optimizing […]

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ProxySQL Firewalling

 | January 15, 2018 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, MySQL, ProxySQL, Security

ProxySQL Firewalling

In this blog post, we’ll look at ProxySQL firewalling (how to use ProxySQL as a firewall). Not long ago we had an internal discussion about security, and how to enforce a stricter set of rules to prevent malicious acts and block other undesired queries. ProxySQL came up as a possible tool that could help us in achieving […]

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Compare Current and Past Time Series Graphs in Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM)

 | January 12, 2018 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management

Percona Monitoring and Management

In this short blog post, I will show you how you can compare current and past time series in Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM). Recently, a support customer shared a graph with us that compared query throughput between today and yesterday as a confirmation that optimizing their server variables improved performance. Do you want to […]

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Case in Point: A Year of Customer Experience with Percona

 | January 3, 2018 |  Posted In: Amazon RDS, AWS, Database Monitoring, High-availability, MySQL, Percona Managed Services, Percona Monitoring and Management, Percona MySQL Consulting, Percona MySQL Support, Percona Remote DBA, Percona Support

Customer Experience

In 2017 we have welcomed many new customers into the Percona fold. It’s always interesting to find out what challenges the Percona team helped them to address and how they chose their relationship with Percona. As unbiased champions of open source database software, our consultancy, support and managed services staff apply their expertise across a […]

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Percona Monitoring and Management 1.5: QAN in Grafana Interface

 | December 1, 2017 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, MongoDB, MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management

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In this post, we’ll examine how we’ve improved the GUI layout for Percona Monitoring and Management 1.5 by moving the Query Analytics (QAN) functions into the Grafana interface. For Percona Monitoring and Management users, you might notice that QAN appears a little differently in our 1.5 release. We’ve taken steps to unify the PMM interface […]

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MySQL Dashboard Improvements in Percona Monitoring and Management 1.4.0

 | October 31, 2017 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, InnoDB, MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management

In this blog post, I’ll walk through some of the improvements to the Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) MySQL dashboard in release 1.4.0. As the part of Percona Monitoring and Management development, we’re constantly looking for better ways to visualize information and help you to spot and resolve problems faster. We’ve made some updates to the […]

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