Insight for DBAs

Upcoming Webinar 5/16: Monitoring MongoDB with Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM)

Percona Monitoring and Management

Please join Percona’s Product Manager Michael Coburn as he presents his talk Monitoring MongoDB with Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) on May 16th, 2019 at 10:00 AM PDT (UTC-7) / 1:00 PM EDT (UTC-4).
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Learn how to monitor MongoDB using Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) that will allow you to:

Gain greater visibility of database performance […]

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Watch Webinar: Speaking the same language as Developers and DBAs

Speaking the same language as Developers and DBAs

Please join, Percona’s Product Manager, Michael Coburn as he presents his talk Speaking the same language as Developers and DBAs.
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In this talk, we’ll go over some of the high-level monitoring concepts that PMM enables for you, the CEO, to leverage in order to speak the same language as your technical team. […]

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Watch Webinar: Config Database (Shardings) Deep Dive

Deep Dive In the Config Database (Shardings)

Please join Percona’s Senior Support Engineer Vinodh Krishnaswamy as he presents Deep Dive In the Config Database (Shardings).
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In MongoDB, we know the Sharded Cluster can migrate chunks across the Shards and also route a query. But where is this information stored, and how is it used by MongoDB to maintain consistency […]

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Watch Webinar: Upgrading / Migrating Your Legacy PostgreSQL to Newer PostgreSQL Versions

Upgrading / Migrating your legacy PostgreSQL to newer PostgreSQL versions

Please join Percona’s PostgreSQL Support Technical Lead, Avinash Vallarapu and Senior Support Engineers, Fernando Laudares, Jobin Augustine and Nickolay Ihalainen as they demonstrate the methods to upgrade a legacy version of PostgreSQL to a newer version using built-in as well as open source tools.
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To start, this webinar opens with a list […]

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Watch Webinar: Billion Goods in Few Categories – How Histograms Save a Life?

Webinar: Billion Goods in Few Categories: How Histograms Save a Life?

Please join Percona’s Principal Support Engineer Sveta Smirnova as she presents Billion Goods in Few Categories: How Histograms Save a Life?
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We store data with the intention to use it: search, retrieve, group, sort, etc. To perform these actions effectively, MySQL storage engines index data and communicate statistics with the Optimizer when […]

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Creating Custom Sysbench Scripts

sysbench-lua for benchmark tooling

Sysbench has long been established as the de facto standard when it comes to benchmarking MySQL performance. Percona relies on it daily, and even Oracle uses it when blogging about new features in MySQL 8. Sysbench comes with several pre-defined benchmarking tests. These tests are written in an easy-to-understand scripting language called Lua. Some […]

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MySQL-python: Adding caching_sha2_password and TLSv1.2 Support

python not connecting to MySQL

Python 2 reaches EOL on 2020-01-01 and one of its commonly used third-party packages is MySQL-python. If you have not yet migrated away from both of these, since MySQL-python does not support Python 3, then you may have come across some issues if you are using more recent versions of MySQL and are enforcing […]

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Upcoming Webinar Wed 4/10: Extending and Customizing Percona Monitoring and Management

Percona Monitoring and Management

Please join Percona’s Product Manager, Michael Coburn, as he presents his talk Extending and Customizing Percona Monitoring and Management on April 10th, 2019 at 10:00 AM PDT (UTC-7) / 1:00 PM EDT (UTC-4).
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Do you already run stock PMM in your environment and want to learn how you extend the PMM platform? If so, […]

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Upcoming Webinar Tues 4/9: MySQL 8.0 Architecture and Enhancement

horizontally scale MySQL with TiDB

Please join Percona’s Bug Analyst, Lalit Choudhary as he presents his talk MySQL 8.0 Architecture and Enhancement on Tuesday, April 9th, 2019 at 6:00 AM PDT (UTC-7) / 9:00 AM EDT (UTC-4).
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The release of MySQL 8.0 offers much more to users compared to previous releases. There are major changes in architecture as well […]

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