The Percona Cloud Tools beta service continues to grow its query analysis capabilities with new features for reviewing queries. These enhancements will:
Provide better visibility into the query performance of your next code deployment
Introduce query organization tools for efficiency
Foster better collaboration in teams
Join the hundreds of other users who are using Percona’s MySQL expertise and […]Read more
A couple of weeks ago, shortly after Vadim wrote about Percona Cloud Tools and using Slow Query Log to capture the data, Mark Leith asked why don’t we just use Performance Schema instead? This is an interesting question and I think it deserves its own blog post to talk about.
First, I would say main […]
Here in Percona Support, we’re receiving several requests per day for help with Percona Cloud Tools installation steps.
So I decided to prepare a step-by-step example of the installation process with some comments based on experience. Percona Cloud Tools is a hosted service providing access to query performance insights for all MySQL uses. After a […]
In our practice we often see that MySQL performance optimization is done in a sort of “black magic” way. A common opinion is: “If there is a performance problem – then it must be a database issue, because what else could it be? And if this is a database issue, then it must involve […]Read more
We’re looking for a full-time web back-end developer to join our team and help continue building the Percona Cloud Tools back end. We use the Go language, so we would love to find a Go programmer, but since Go is a very new language, we’re looking for any great programmer who wants to […]Read more
This blog, MySQLPerformanceBlog.com, is powered by WordPress, but we never really looked into what kind of queries to MySQL are used by WordPress. So for couple months we ran a Query Analytics (part of Percona Cloud Tools) agent there, and now it is interesting to take a look on queries. Query Analytics uses reports […]Read more
Percona Cloud Tools, a new service currently in beta, applies Percona’s MySQL expertise to identify the best opportunities for application performance improvement.
The first component of Percona Cloud Tools that’s now available is Query Analytics. Based on pt-query-digest, Query Analytics enables DBAs and application developers to analyze MySQL queries over long periods of time and […]
One of our primary focuses at Percona is performance. Let me make some statements on what is “performance.”
In doing so I will refer to two pieces of content:
Carry Millsap’s talk “Performance Instrumentation: Beyond What You Do Now” 
White Paper (by Peter and Baron) “Goal-Driven Performance Optimization” 
I highly recommend that you familiarize yourself with […]Read more