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InnoDB Cluster in a Nutshell Part 3: MySQL Shell

MySQL InnoDB Cluster MySQL Shell

Welcome to the third part of this series. I’m glad you’re still reading, as hopefully this means you find this subject interesting at least. Previously we presented the first two components of MySQL InnoDB Cluster: Group Replication and MySQL Router and now we will discuss the last component, MySQL Shell.
MySQL Shell
This is the last component […]

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This Week in Data with Colin Charles 33: Reporting from FOSSASIA 2018 and Azure Announces Database Services for MySQL and PostgreSQL

Colin Charles

Join Percona Chief Evangelist Colin Charles as he covers happenings, gives pointers and provides musings on the open source database community.
Writing to you on the ground from FOSSASIA 2018, where I gave a track introduction yesterday since we have a pretty awesome database track most Saturday, and generally, all MySQL focused on Sunday. There’s even a […]

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Percona Live 2018 Featured Talk: How to Use JSON in MySQL Wrong with Bill Karwin

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Welcome to the first interview blog for the upcoming Percona Live 2018. Each post in this series highlights a Percona Live 2018 featured talk that will be at the conference and gives a short preview of what attendees can expect to learn from the presenter.This blog post highlights Bill Karwin, Database Developer at Square. His […]

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InnoDB Page Compression: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly

In this blog post, we’ll look at some of the facets of InnoDB page compression.
Somebody recently asked me about the best way to handle JSON data compression in MySQL. I took a quick look at InnoDB page compression and wanted to share my findings.
There is also some great material on this topic that was prepared and […]

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Percona Live Europe Featured Talks: NoSQL Best Practices for PostgreSQL with Dmitry Dolgov

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Welcome to another post in our series of interview blogs for the upcoming Percona Live Europe 2017 in Dublin. This series highlights a number of talks that will be at the conference and gives a short preview of what attendees can expect to learn from the presenter.
This blog post is with Dmitry Dolgov, a […]

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Percona Live 2017 Tutorials Day

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Welcome to the first day of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference: Percona Live 2017 tutorials day! While technically the first day of the conference, this day focused on provided hands-on tutorials for people interested in learning directly how to use open source tools and technologies.
Today attendees went to training sessions taught by […]

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Services Monitoring with Probabilistic Fault Detection

Services Monitoring

In this blog post, we’ll discuss services monitoring using probabilistic fault detection.
Let’s admit it, the task of monitoring services is one of the most difficult. It is time-consuming, error-prone and difficult to automate. The usual monitoring approach has been pretty straightforward in the last few years: setup a service like Nagios, or pay money to […]

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Elasticsearch Ransomware: Open Source Database Security Part 2

Elasticsearch Ransomware

In this blog post, we’ll look at a new Elasticsearch ransomware outbreak and what you can do to prevent it happening to you.
Mere weeks after reports of MongoDB servers getting hacked and infected with ransomware, Elasticsearch clusters are experiencing the same difficulties. David Murphy’s blog discussed the situation and the solution for MongoDB servers. In this […]

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Webinar Thursday December 29: JSON in MySQL 5.7

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Please join Percona’s Consultant David Ducos on Thursday, December 29, 2016 at 10 am PST/ 1:00 pm EST (UTC-8) as he presents JSON in MySQL 5.7.
Since it was implemented in MySQL 5.7, we can use JSON as a data type. In this webinar, we will review some of the useful functions that have been added to […]

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