Percona Live 2017 Call for Papers Extended Deadline: November 13th

We’ve extended the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017 call for papers deadline until November 13th!
If you haven’t submitted already, please consider doing so. Speaking at Percona Live is a great way to build your personal and company brands, and if selected you will receive a complimentary full conference pass! For Percona […]

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Percona Poll: What Database Technologies Are You Using?

Database Technologies

Take Percona’s poll on what database technologies you use in your environment.
Different databases get designed for different scenarios. Using one database technology for every situation doesn’t make sense, and can lead to non-optimal solutions for common issues. Big data and IoT applications, high availability, secure backups, security, cloud vs. on-premises deployment: each have a set […]

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Take Percona’s One-Click 2017 Top Database Concerns Poll

2017 top database concerns

Take Percona’s One-Click 2017 Top Database Concerns Poll.
With 2017 coming quick around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about what next year is going to bring to the open source database community. We just finished Percona Live Europe 2017, and at the conference we looked at new technologies, new techniques, and new ideas. […]

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MariaDB Sessions at Percona Live Europe 2016

Percona Live Europe

If you’re going to Percona Live Europe Amsterdam 2016, and are specifically interested in MariaDB-related technologies, there are many talks for you to attend.
On Tutorial Monday, you will want to attend my tutorial The Complete MariaDB Server Tutorial. In those three hours, you’ll learn about all the differences that MariaDB Server has to offer […]

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MariaDB 10.2 CHECK and DEFAULT clauses

MariaDB 10.2 CHECK and DEFAULT

In this blog post, we’ll look at the MariaDB 10.2 CHECK and DEFAULT clauses.
MariaDB 10.2 includes some long-awaited features. In this blog, we are going to discuss the improvements to some table definitions: the DEFAULT clause and the CHECK constraints. These clauses describe columns default values and rules for data validation.
Note that MariaDB 10.2 […]

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