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MySQL Test Framework for Percona XtraDB Cluster

 | May 30, 2018 |  Posted In: Insight for DBAs, Insight for Developers, MySQL, Percona XtraDB Cluster

MySQL Test Framework

At my latest webinar “MySQL Test Framework (MTR) for Troubleshooting”, I received an interesting question about MTR test cases for Percona XtraDB Cluster (PXC). Particularly about testing SST and IST. This post is intended to answer this question. It assumes you are familiar with MTR and can write tests for MySQL servers. If you are […]

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Deploying PMM on DigitalOcean

 | May 29, 2018 |  Posted In: Containers, Docker, MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management, PMM

Log in to DigitalOcean panel and click "Create Droplet."

It’s very easy to install Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) on DigitalOcean. If you’ve never used DigitalOcean before, you will find that it is user-friendly and not very expensive. For $5/month you can easily host your PMM on it, letting you monitor your simple infrastructure or try out PMM before implementing it to monitor your […]

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Webinar Tues, 5/29: MySQL, Percona XtraDB Cluster, ProxySQL, Kubernetes: How they work together

 | May 25, 2018 |  Posted In: Containers, High-availability, Insight for DBAs, Insight for Developers, MySQL, Percona Server for MySQL, Percona Software, Percona XtraDB Cluster, ProxySQL, Technical Webinars, XtraDB Cluster

Please join Percona’s Principal Architect Alex Rubin as he presents MySQL, Percona XtraDB Cluster, ProxySQL, Kubernetes: How they work together to give you a highly available cluster database environment on Tuesday, May 29th at 7:00 AM PDT (UTC-7) / 10:00 AM EDT (UTC-4). Register Now   In this webinar, Alex will discuss how to deploy […]

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Using dbdeployer to manage MySQL, Percona Server and MariaDB sandboxes

 | May 24, 2018 |  Posted In: Insight for DBAs, Insight for Developers, MariaDB, MySQL, Percona Server for MySQL

dbdeployer by Giuseppe Maxia

Some years ago, Peter Z wrote a blogpost about using MySQL Sandbox to deploy multiple server versions. Last February, Giuseppe  introduced us to its successor: dbdeployer. In this blogpost we will demonstrate how to use it. There is a lot of information in Giuseppe’s post, so head there if you want a deeper dive. First step […]

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Percona Monitoring and Management 1.11.0 Is Now Available

 | May 23, 2018 |  Posted In: Amazon RDS, AWS, Database Monitoring, Events and Announcements, MongoDB, MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management, Percona Server for MongoDB, Percona Server for MySQL, PMM

Percona Monitoring and Management

Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) is a free and open-source platform for managing and monitoring MySQL® and MongoDB® performance. You can run PMM in your own environment for maximum security and reliability. It provides thorough time-based analysis for MySQL® and MongoDB® servers to ensure that your data works as efficiently as possible. In PMM Release 1.11.0, we deliver the following changes: Configurable MySQL Slow Log Rotation […]

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Percona Toolkit 3.0.10 Is Now Available

 | May 22, 2018 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MariaDB, MongoDB, MySQL, Percona Server for MongoDB, Percona Server for MySQL, Percona Toolkit

percona toolkit

Percona announces the release of Percona Toolkit 3.0.10 on May 22, 2018. Percona Toolkit is a collection of advanced open source command-line tools, developed and used by the Percona technical staff, that are engineered to perform a variety of MySQL®, MongoDB® and system tasks that are too difficult or complex to perform manually. With over 1,000,000 downloads, Percona […]

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Webinar Wed, 5/23: Troubleshooting MySQL Concurrency Issues with Load Testing Tools

 | May 21, 2018 |  Posted In: Insight for DBAs, Insight for Developers, MySQL, Technical Webinars

Benchmarking tools for troubleshooting

Please join Percona’s Principal Support Escalation Specialist, Sveta Smirnova, as she presents Troubleshooting MySQL Concurrency Issues with Load Testing Tools on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 11:00 AM PDT (UTC-7) / 2:00 PM EDT (UTC-4). Register Now   Normally, we use benchmarking tools when we are developing applications. When applications are deployed, benchmarks tests are usually too […]

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Capturing Per-Process Metrics with Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM)

 | May 21, 2018 |  Posted In: Insight for DBAs, Insight for Developers, MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management

In this blog post, I will show you how to use Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) to capture per-process metrics in five minutes or less. While Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) captures a lot of host metrics, it currently falls short providing per-process information, such as which particular process uses a lot of CPU resources, […]

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Percona Server for MySQL 5.5.60-38.12 Is Now Available

 | May 18, 2018 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL, Percona Server for MySQL, Percona Software

Percona Server for MySQL

Percona announces the release of Percona Server for MySQL 5.5.60-38.12 on May 18, 2018. Based on MySQL 5.5.60, including all the bug fixes in it, Percona Server for MySQL 5.5.60-38.12 is now the current stable release in the 5.5 series. Percona Server for MySQL is open-source and free. Downloads are available here and from the Percona Software […]

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