Database Trends

The Impact of Downtime on Your Business

Impact of Downtime

Our latest white paper The Hidden Costs of Not Properly Managing Your Databases discusses the potential losses that you can incur if you do not have a properly configured database and infrastructure setup. A Google study recently found that if an application does not respond in three seconds or less, more than half of […]

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Your Personal Data Just Leaked and It’s (Partly) Your Fault

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Capital One dominated the headlines this week when they disclosed that they had become the latest hacking victim with a massive data breach this past March. Over 100 million people had social security numbers, bank account information, and other personal data exposed when a hacker got access to Capital One’s critical infrastructure running in […]

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Avoid Vendor Lock-in by Embracing Open Source

Percona Open Source Advance

We are pleased to announce the launch of Percona Open Source Advance (POSA). POSA is a consulting-led migration solution which assesses your existing proprietary database architecture and helps you migrate to the most suitable free open source software available.
Open source software migrations are increasingly mandated as strategic initiatives for companies but often require expert […]

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Enterprise Database Solution – Maximizing Return for the Lowest Cost

Enterprise Data Solution

It used to be easy: a company developed a new application, chose a database solution, launched the new application and then tuned the chosen database solution. A team of DBAs looked at the infrastructure as well as the workload and made changes (or suggestions) as needed. The application then stayed in production for years […]

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