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Platform End of Support Announcement for Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

EOL Ubuntu 16.04

The End Of Support date for Ubuntu 16.04 LTS is coming soon. According to the Ubuntu Release Life Cycle, it will be at the end of April 2021. With this announcement comes some implications to support for Percona software running on these operating systems.
So we will no longer be producing new packages and binary […]

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Latest Version of pg_stat_monitor in Percona Distribution for PostgreSQL, Bug Fix in Percona Server for MongoDB: Release Roundup April 12, 2021

Percona Releases April 12

It’s release roundup time again here at Percona!
Our Release Roundups showcase the latest Percona software updates, tools, and features to help you manage and deploy our software. It offers highlights and critical information, as well as links to the full release notes and direct links to the software or service itself to download.
Today’s post […]

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MySQL 101: Basic MySQL Server Triage

MySQL 101 Server Triage

So your MySQL server has crashed.  What do you do now?  When a server is down, in my opinion, there are two steps that are essential and both are extremely important and neither should be neglected:

Save diagnostic information for determining the root cause analysis (RCA).
Get the server back up and running.

Too many people rush […]

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Upgrading to MySQL 8: Embrace the Challenge

Upgrading to MySQL 8

Nobody likes change, especially when that change may be challenging.  When faced with a technical challenge, I try to remember this comment from Theodore Roosevelt: “Nothing in the world is worth having or worth doing unless it means effort, pain, difficulty.”  While this is a bit of an exaggeration, in this case, the main […]

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Security Fixes for Percona XtraDB Cluster, Updated Percona Distribution for MySQL: Release Roundup March 29, 2021

Percona Releases March 29

It’s release roundup time again here at Percona!
Our Release Roundups showcase the latest Percona software updates, tools, and features to help you manage and deploy our software. It offers highlights and critical information, as well as links to the full release notes and direct links to the software or service itself to download.
Today’s post […]

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