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Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) 1.10.0 Is Now Available

and  | April 20, 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. We focused mainly on two features in 1.10.0, but there are also several notable […]

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This Week in Data with Colin Charles 35: Percona Live 18 final countdown and a roundup of recent news

 | April 13, 2018 |  Posted In: Amazon Aurora, AWS, MariaDB, MongoDB, MyRocks, MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management, Percona Software, Percona XtraBackup, ProxySQL

Colin Charles

Join Percona Chief Evangelist Colin Charles as he covers happenings, gives pointers and provides musings on the open source database community. Percona Live is just over a week away — there’s an awesome keynote lineup, and you really should register. Also don’t forget to save the date as Percona Live goes to Frankfurt, Germany November 5-7 2018! […]

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Percona Monitoring and Management 1.9.1 Is Now Available

 | April 12, 2018 |  Posted In: MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management, PMM

Percona Monitoring and Management

Percona announces the release of Percona Monitoring and Management 1.9.1. PMM (Percona Monitoring and Management) 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. This release contains bug fixes only and supersedes Percona […]

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Percona Monitoring and Management 1.9.0 Is Now Available

 | April 4, 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. There are a number of significant updates in Percona Monitoring and Management 1.9.0 that […]

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Plot MySQL Data in Real Time Using Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM)

 | April 2, 2018 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, Insight for DBAs, Insight for Developers, MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management, PMM

Plot MySQL Data in Real Time

In this blog post, we’ll show that you can plot MySQL data in real time using Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM). In my previous blog post, I showed how we could load into any metrics, benchmarks into MySQL and visualize it with PMM. But that’s not all! We can even visualize most any kind of […]

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New MySQL 8.0 innodb_dedicated_server Variable Optimizes InnoDB from the Get-Go

 | March 26, 2018 |  Posted In: InnoDB, Insight for DBAs, MySQL, MySQL 101, MySQL 8.0, Percona Monitoring and Management

MySQL 8.0 innodb_dedicated_server

In this post, we’ll look at the MySQL 8.0 innodb_dedicated_server variable. MySQL 8.0 introduces a new variable called innodb_dedicated_server. When enabled, it auto tunes innodb_buffer_pool_size, innodb_log_file_size and innodb_flush_method at startup (if these variables are not explicitly defined in my.cnf). The new MySQL 8.0 variable automatically sizes the following variables based on the RAM size of […]

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Percona Blog Poll: What Percona Software Are You Using?

 | March 20, 2018 |  Posted In: Database Poll, Percona Monitoring and Management, Percona Server for MongoDB, Percona Server for MySQL, Percona Software, Percona XtraBackup, Percona XtraDB Cluster

Percona Software

This blog post contains a poll that helps us find out what Percona software the open source database community is using. Nearly 20 years ago, Netscape released the source code for its Netscape Communicator web browser. This marked one of the biggest moments in “open source” history. The formation of The Open Source Initiative happened shortly after […]

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Verifying Query Performance Using ProxySQL

 | March 15, 2018 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management, ProxySQL

Query Performance Using ProxySQL

In this blog post, we’ll look at how you can verify query performance using ProxySQL. In the previous blog post, I showed you how many information can you get from the “stats.stats_mysql_query_digest” table in ProxySQL. I also mentioned you could even collect and graph these metrics. I will show you this is not just theory, it […]

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Adding Custom Graphs and Dashboards to Percona Monitoring and Management

 | March 14, 2018 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management

PMM custom graphs

In this blog post, we’ll look at how to create PMM custom graphs and dashboards to track what you need to see in your database. Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM)‘s default set of graphs is pretty complete: it covers most of the stuff a DBA requires to fully visualize database servers. However, sometimes custom information […]

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Webinar Thursday, March 15, 2018: Basic External MySQL Troubleshooting Tools

 | March 13, 2018 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, MySQL, Percona Monitoring and Management, Percona Toolkit, Technical Webinars

Troubleshooting Tools

Please join Percona’s Principal Support Engineer, Sveta Smirnova, as she presents Basic External MySQL Troubleshooting Tools on March 15, 2018 at 10:00 am PDT (UTC-7) / 1:00 pm EDT (UTC-4). In my troubleshooting webinar series, I normally like to discuss built-in instruments available via the SQL interface. While they are effective and help to understand […]

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