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Percona Toolkit 3.0.1 is now available

 | February 20, 2017 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MongoDB, MySQL, Percona Software, Percona Toolkit

Percona Server for MongoDB

Percona announces the availability of Percona Toolkit 3.0.1 on February 20, 2017. This is the first general availability (GA) release in the 3.0 series with a focus on padding MongoDB tools: pt-mongodb-summary pt-mongodb-query-digest Downloads are available from the Percona Software Repositories. NOTE: If you are upgrading using Percona’s yum repositories, make sure that the you enable the basearch repo, because Percona […]

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Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4 Product Bundle Release is a Valentine to the Open Source Community

 | February 14, 2017 |  Posted In: Percona Monitoring and Management, Percona Server for MongoDB, Percona Toolkit

Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4

Percona today announced a Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4 solution bundle of updated products. This release enables any organization to create a robust, secure database environment that can be adapted to changing business requirements. Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4, Percona Monitoring and Management 1.1, and Percona Toolkit 3.0 offer more features and benefits, with enhancements for both MongoDB® and […]

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Percona Toolkit 3.0.0 Release Candidate is Now Available

 | February 6, 2017 |  Posted In: MongoDB, MySQL, Percona Toolkit

Percona Server for MongoDB

Percona announces the availability of Percona Toolkit 3.0.0rc-2 with new MongoDB tools on February 6, 2017. This is a release candidate. Percona Toolkit is a collection of advanced command-line tools to perform a variety of MySQL and MongoDB server and system tasks that are too difficult or complex for DBAs to perform manually. Percona Toolkit, like all Percona software, […]

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How to Replace MySQL with Percona Server on a CPanel, WHM VPS or Dedicated Server

 | January 11, 2017 |  Posted In: Hardware and Storage, MySQL, Percona Server, Percona Software, Percona Toolkit, Percona XtraBackup

Replace MySQL with Percona Server

In this blog post, we’ll look at how to replace MySQL with Percona Server for MySQL on a CPanel, WHM VPS or dedicated server. In general, CPanel and WHM have been leaning towards support of MariaDB over other flavors. This is partly due to the upstream repos replacing the MySQL package with MariaDB (for example, […]

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Percona Toolkit 2.2.20 is now available

 | December 9, 2016 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL, Percona Software, Percona Toolkit

Percona Server for MongoDB

Percona announces the availability of Percona Toolkit 2.2.20. Released December 9, 2016, Percona Toolkit is a collection of advanced command-line tools that perform a variety of MySQL server and system tasks that DBAs find too difficult or complex for to perform manually. Percona Toolkit, like all Percona software, is free and open source. This release is the current […]

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Changing the Tablespace Directory with pt-online-schema-change

and  | November 4, 2016 |  Posted In: InnoDB, MySQL, Percona Toolkit

MariaDB ColumnStore

In this blog, we’ll discuss changing the tablespace directory using pt-online-schema-change. One of the most annoying situations in the life of a DBA is realizing that the disk where the datadir resides is running out of space. If you’re lucky enough to run over an LVM volume or a RAID (depending on the level, though), it […]

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Encrypt your –defaults-file

 | October 12, 2016 |  Posted In: Insight for DBAs, MySQL, Percona Toolkit

encrypt

This blog post will look how to use encryption to secure your database credentials. In the recent blog post Use MySQL Shell Securely from Bash, there are some good examples of how you might avoid using a ~/.my.cnf – but you still need to put that password down on disk in the script. MySQL 5.6.6 and later introduced […]

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Percona Toolkit 2.2.19 is now available

 | August 16, 2016 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL, Percona Software, Percona Toolkit

Percona Server for MongoDB

Percona is pleased to announce the availability of Percona Toolkit 2.2.19.  Released August 16, 2016. Percona Toolkit is a collection of advanced command-line tools that perform a variety of MySQL server and system tasks that DBAs find too difficult or complex for to perform manually. Percona Toolkit, like all Percona software, is free and open source. This release […]

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Rescuing a crashed pt-online-schema-change with pt-archiver

 | June 30, 2016 |  Posted In: MySQL, Percona Server, Percona Software, Percona Toolkit, Replication

crashed pt-online-schema-change

This article discusses how to salvage a crashed pt-online-schema-change by leveraging pt-archiver and executing queries to ensure that the data gets accurately migrated. I will show you how to continue the data copy process, and how to safely close out the pt-online-schema-change via manual operations such as RENAME TABLE and DROP TRIGGER commands. The normal process to […]

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Percona Toolkit 2.2.18 is now available

 | June 24, 2016 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL, Percona Software, Percona Toolkit

pt-stalk

Percona announces the availability of Percona Toolkit 2.2.18, released on June 24, 2016. Percona Toolkit is a collection of advanced command-line tools to perform a variety of MySQL server and system tasks that are too difficult or complex for DBAs to perform manually. Percona Toolkit, like all Percona software, is free and open source. This release is the […]

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