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Why is the ibdata1 file continuously growing in MySQL?

ibdata1 file

We often receive this question about the ibdata1 file in MySQL at Percona Support.
The panic starts when the monitoring server sends an alert about the storage of the MySQL server – saying that the disk is about to get filled.
After some research, you realize that most of the disk space is used by the […]

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John Cesario of Go Daddy on Percona MySQL Training

Senior MySQL DBA John Cesario of Go Daddy spoke at Percona Live in April and shared his views on Percona MySQL Training. Here’s what he had to say:
“Go Daddy is passionate about helping our customers. Percona Innodb training gives us another tool to elevate our customer support to the next level. It gives us […]

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Percona celebrates its 7th anniversary by giving to open source ecosystem

Today we’re celebrating Percona’s 7th anniversary.  A lot has changed in these past 7 years – we have grown from a two-person outfit focused exclusively on consulting to a 100-person company with teammates in 22 different countries and 18 different states, now providing Support, Consulting, RemoteDBA, Server Development and Training services.
We also made our mark […]

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Percona MySQL University @Portland next Monday!

We’re less than a week away from Percona MySQL University at Portland, Oregon next Monday, June 17. The latest in a series of FREE one-day educational events, we are pleased to feature 10 technical talks by members of Team Percona as well as local members of the MySQL Community:

Percona’s RemoteDBA team, will talk about […]

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