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

and  | December 13, 2017 |  Posted In: Cloud and MySQL, Cloud and NoSQL, Hardware and Storage, Insight for DBAs, Percona Monitoring and Management, Percona Toolkit, Technical Webinars

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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Percona Toolkit 3.0.5 is Now Available

 | November 21, 2017 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL, Percona Software, Percona Toolkit

percona toolkit

Percona announces the release of Percona Toolkit 3.0.5 on November 21, 2017. Percona Toolkit is a collection of advanced command-line tools that perform a variety of MySQL and MongoDB server and system tasks too difficult or complex for DBAs to perform manually. Percona Toolkit, like all Percona software, is free and open source. You download Percona Toolkit packages from the […]

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Webinar Tuesday, September 19, 2017: A Percona Support Engineer Walkthrough for pt-stalk

 | September 18, 2017 |  Posted In: Database Monitoring, Percona Toolkit, Technical Webinars

percona toolkit

Join Percona’s, Principal Support Engineer, Markus Albe as he presents A Percona Support Engineer Walkthrough for pt-stalk on Tuesday, September 19, 2017, at 10:00 am PDT / 1:00 pm EDT (UTC-7). Register Now As a support engineer, I get dozens of pt-stalk captures from our customers containing samples of iostat, vmstat, top, ps, SHOW ENGINE […]

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Percona Toolkit 3.0.4 is Now Available

 | August 2, 2017 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MongoDB, MySQL, Percona Software, Percona Toolkit

Percona Toolkit

Percona announces the release of Percona Toolkit 3.0.4 on August 2, 2017. Percona Toolkit is a collection of advanced command-line tools that perform a variety of MySQL and MongoDB server and system tasks too difficult or complex for DBAs to perform manually. Percona Toolkit, like all Percona software, is free and open source. You download Percona Toolkit packages from the […]

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Percona Toolkit 3.0.3 is Now Available

 | May 19, 2017 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MongoDB, MySQL, Percona Software, Percona Toolkit

Percona Toolkit

Percona announces the release of Percona Toolkit 3.0.3 on May 19, 2017. Percona Toolkit is a collection of advanced command-line tools that perform a variety of MySQL and MongoDB server and system tasks too difficult or complex for DBAs to perform manually. Percona Toolkit, like all Percona software, is free and open source. You download Percona Toolkit packages from the […]

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The mysqlpump Utility

 | April 17, 2017 |  Posted In: Insight for DBAs, MySQL, Percona Toolkit

mysqlpump

In this blog, we’ll look at the mysqlpump utility. mysqlpump is a utility that performs logical backups (which means backing up your data as SQL statements instead of a raw copy of data files). It was added in MySQL Server version 5.7.8, and can be used to dump a database or a set of databases to a file and […]

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Evaluation of PMP Profiling Tools

 | April 5, 2017 |  Posted In: Benchmarks, MySQL, Percona Toolkit

PMP Profiling Tools

In this blog post, we’ll look at some of the available PMP profiling tools. While debugging or analyzing issues with Percona Server for MySQL, we often need a quick understanding of what’s happening on the server. Percona experts frequently use the pt-pmp tool from Percona Toolkit (inspired by http://poormansprofiler.org). The pt-pmp tool collects application stack traces GDB and then […]

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Percona Toolkit 3.0.2 is now available

 | March 27, 2017 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL, Percona Software, Percona Toolkit

Percona Toolkit

Percona announces the availability of Percona Toolkit 3.0.2 on March 27, 2017. Percona Toolkit is a collection of advanced command-line tools that perform a variety of MySQL and MongoDB server and system tasks too difficult or complex for DBAs to perform manually. Percona Toolkit, like all Percona software, is free and open source. This release includes the following […]

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Using Percona Toolkit pt-mongodb-summary

 | March 2, 2017 |  Posted In: MongoDB, Percona Toolkit

Percona Toolkit

This blog post is another in the series on the Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4 bundle release. In this blog post, we’ll look at the pt-mongodb-summary tool in Percona Toolkit. The pt-mongodb-summary tool from Percona Toolkit provides a quick at-a-glance overview of MongoDB and Percona Server for MongoDB instances. It is equivalent to pt-mysql-summary for MySQL.  pt-mongodb-summary also collects information […]

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Using Percona Toolkit pt-mongodb-query-digest

 | March 1, 2017 |  Posted In: MongoDB, Percona Toolkit

Percona Toolkit

This blog post is another in the series on the Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4 bundle release. In this blog post, we’ll look at how to use the pt-mongodb-query-digest tool in Percona Toolkit 3.0. Percona’s pt-query-digest is one of our most popular Percona Toolkit MySQL tools. It is used on a daily basis by DBAs and developers […]

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