MongoDB

Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) Upgrade Guide

Percona Monitoring and Management

This blog post is another in the series on the Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4 bundle release. The purpose of this blog post is to demonstrate current best-practices for an in-place Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) upgrade. Following this method allows you to retain data previously collected by PMM in your MySQL or MongoDB […]

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Webinar Wednesday February 22, 2017: Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4 Product Bundle Release

MMAPv1

Join Percona’s MongoDB Practice Manager David Murphy on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 10:00 am PST / 1:00 pm EST (UTC-8) as he reviews and discusses the Percona Server for MongoDB, Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) and Percona Toolkit product bundle release.
The webinar covers how this new bundled release ensures a robust, secure database […]

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MongoDB 3.4 Bundle Release: Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4, Percona Monitoring and Management 1.1, Percona Toolkit 3.0 with MongoDB

Percona Server for MongoDB

This blog post is the first in a series on our Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4 bundle release. This release includes Percona Server for MongoDB, Percona Monitoring and Management, and Percona Toolkit. In this post, we’ll look at the features included in the release.
We have a lot of great MongoDB content coming your way […]

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Percona Toolkit 3.0.1 is now available

Percona Toolkit

Percona announces the availability of Percona Toolkit 3.0.1 on February 20, 2017. This is the first general availability (GA) release in the 3.0 series with a focus on padding MongoDB tools:

pt-mongodb-summary
pt-mongodb-query-digest

Downloads are available from the Percona Software Repositories.
NOTE: If you are upgrading using Percona’s yum repositories, make sure that the you enable the basearch repo, because Percona Toolkit 3.0 is […]

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Percona Monitoring and Management 1.1.1 is now available

Percona Monitoring and Management

Percona announces the release of Percona Monitoring and Management 1.1.1 on February 20, 2017. This is the first general availability (GA) release in the PMM 1.1 series with a focus on providing alternative deployment options for PMM Server:

OVA image for VirtualBox is available from the testing download area at https://www.percona.com/redir/downloads/TESTING/pmm/.
Public Amazon Machine Images (AMI):

US East (N. Virginia)
EU […]

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Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4.2-1.2 is now available

Percona Server for MongoDB 3.2

Percona announces the release of Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4.2-1.2 on February 20, 2017. It is the first general availability (GA) release in the 3.4 series. Download the latest version from the Percona web site or the Percona Software Repositories.
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MariaDB at Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017

Percona Live

UPDATE: Sveta Smirnova will be speaking at M17! Her talk is titled Lessons Learned: Troubleshooting Replication. It covers the similarities and differences between MySQL and MariaDB replication, and how to make the correct configuration choices to avoid problems.
In this blog, we’ll look at how we plan to represent MariaDB at Percona Live.

The MariaDB Corporation is […]

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Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017 Crash Courses: MySQL and MongoDB!

Percona Live

The Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017 will once again host crash courses on MySQL and MongoDB. Read below to get an outstanding discount on either the MySQL or MongoDB crash course (or both).
The database community constantly tells us how hard it is to find someone with MySQL and MongoDB DBA skills who can help with […]

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Percona Blog Poll: What Database Engine Are You Using to Store Time Series Data?

TIme Series Data

Take Percona’s blog poll on what database engine you are using to store time series data.
Time series data is some of the most actionable data available when it comes to analyzing trends and making predictions. Simply put, time series data is data that is indexed not just by value, but by time as well […]

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Using NVMe Command Line Tools to Check NVMe Flash Health

NVME

In this blog post, I’ll look at the types of NVMe flash health information you can get from using the NVMe command line tools.
Checking SATA-based drive health is easy. Whether it’s an SSD or older spinning drive, you can use the
smartctl command to get a wealth of information about the device’s performance and health. […]

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