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Percona Monitoring and Management a Trend Setting Product for 2018

DBTA Trend-Setting Products in Data and Information Management for 2018

…but don’t just take our word for it…
DBTA Trend-Setting Products for 2018
The online industry news magazine Database Trends and Applications (DBTA) has included Percona Monitoring and Management in its roundup of Trend-Setting Products in Data and Information Management for 2018.
“…each year, Database Trends and Applications magazine looks for offerings that promise to help organizations derive greater […]

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Percona Monitoring and Management 1.5.3 Is Now Available

Percona Monitoring and Management 1.17.0

Percona announces the release of Percona Monitoring and Management 1.5.3. This release contains fixes for bugs found after the release of Percona Monitoring and Management 1.5.2, as well as some important fixes and improvements not related to the previous release.

Improvements

PMM-1874: The read timeout of the proxy server (/prometheus) has been increased from the default of 60 seconds to avoid […]

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Webinar Friday, December 15, 2017: Capacity Planning for Your Data Stores

Capacity Planning

Join Percona’s Chief Evangelist, Colin Charles as he presents Capacity Planning for Your Data Stores on Friday, December 15, 2017, at 7:00 am PST / 10:00 am EST (UTC-8).
In this webinar, Colin uses a ticket sales website that does “normal” events like an M2M concert, but also occasionally also sells tickets to the Harry […]

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Internal Temporary Tables in MySQL 5.7

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In this blog post, I investigate a case of spiking InnoDB Rows inserted in the absence of a write query, and find internal temporary tables to be the culprit.
Recently I was investigating an interesting case for a customer. We could see the regular spikes on a graph depicting “InnoDB rows inserted” metric (jumping from […]

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Percona Monitoring and Management 1.5: QAN in Grafana Interface

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In this post, we’ll examine how we’ve improved the GUI layout for Percona Monitoring and Management 1.5 by moving the Query Analytics (QAN) functions into the Grafana interface.
For Percona Monitoring and Management users, you might notice that QAN appears a little differently in our 1.5 release. We’ve taken steps to unify the PMM interface […]

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Percona Monitoring and Management 1.5.1 Is Now Available

Percona Monitoring and Management 1.17.0

Percona announces the release of Percona Monitoring and Management 1.5.1. This release contains fixes for bugs found after Percona Monitoring and Management 1.5.0 was released.

Bug fixes

PMM-1771: When upgrading PMM to 1.5.0 using Docker commands, PMM System Summary, PMM Add Instance, PMM Query Analytics dashboards were not available.
PMM-1761: The PMM Query Analytics dashboard did not display the list of hosts correctly.
PMM-1769: It was possible to add an Amazon RDS instance providing invalid […]

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Percona Monitoring and Management 1.5.0 Is Now Available

Percona Monitoring and Management 1.17.0

Percona announces the release of Percona Monitoring and Management 1.5.0 on November 28, 2017.
This release focuses on the following features:

Enhanced support for MySQL on Amazon RDS and Amazon Aurora – Dedicated Amazon Aurora dashboard offers maximum visibility into key database characteristics, eliminating the need for additional monitoring nodes.  We renamed Amazon RDS OS Metrics to Amazon […]

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Webinars on Wednesday November 15, 2017: Proxy Wars and Percona Software Update for Q4

Webinars double bill

Do you need to get to grips with MySQL proxies? Or maybe you could do with discovering the latest developments and plans for Percona’s software?
Well, wait no more because …
on Wednesday November 15, 2017, we bring you a webinar double bill.

Join Percona’s Chief Evangelist, Colin Charles as he presents “The Proxy Wars – MySQL […]

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Using Prometheus to Check for auto_increment Value Exhaustion

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In this blog post, we’ll look at how to use Prometheus to check for auto_increment value exhaustion.
One of the proactive tasks DBAs perform is checking if a field defined as auto_increment is about to reach the maximum allowed value of the int definition. For example, if a field is defined as smallint unsigned and […]

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