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Webinar Tuesday March 6, 2018: Percona Software News and Roadmap Update

Percona Software News

Come and listen to Percona CEO Peter Zaitsev on March 6, 2018 at 12:00 pm PST (UTC -8) / 3:00 pm EST (UTC -5) as Peter discusses Percona software news and what’s new in Percona open source software, including Percona Server for MySQL and MongoDB, Percona XtraDB Cluster, Percona XtraBackup, Percona Toolkit, and Percona Monitoring and […]

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This Week in Data with Colin Charles 17: AWS Re:Invent, a New Book on MySQL Cluster and Another Call Out for Percona Live 2018

Colin Charles

Join Percona Chief Evangelist Colin Charles as he covers happenings, gives pointers and provides musings on the open source database community.
The CFP for Percona Live Santa Clara 2018 closes December 22, 2017: please consider submitting as soon as possible. We want to make an early announcement of talks, so we’ll definitely do a first pass […]

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Percona XtraBackup 2.3.10 Is Now Available

Percona XtraBackup 8.0

Percona announces the release of Percona XtraBackup 2.3.10 on November 29, 2017. Downloads are available from our download site or Percona Software Repositories.
Percona XtraBackup enables MySQL backups without blocking user queries, making it ideal for companies with large data sets and mission-critical applications that cannot tolerate long periods of downtime. Offered free as an open […]

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Percona XtraBackup 2.4.9 Is Now Available

Percona XtraBackup 8.0

Percona announces the GA release of Percona XtraBackup 2.4.9 on November 29, 2017. You can download it from our download site and apt and yum repositories.
Percona XtraBackup enables MySQL backups without blocking user queries, making it ideal for companies with large data sets and mission-critical applications that cannot tolerate long periods of downtime. Offered free […]

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autoxtrabackup v1.5.0: A Tool for Automatic Backups

autoxtrabackup

There is a new version of the autoxtrabackup tool. In this post, I’ll provide some of the highlights available this time around.
autoxtrabackup is a tool created by PerconLabs. We’ve now put out the 1.5.0 version, and you can test it further.
Note: PerconaLabs and Percona-QA are open source GitHub repositories for unofficial scripts and tools […]

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Pepper Turns to Percona to Ensure a Great Customer Experience at Pepper.com

Pepper.com

Pepper.com, the world’s largest community deal platform, has selected Percona to manage its open source database performance.
Pepper.com’s around-the-clock community seeks and finds the best offers in fashion, electronics, traveling and much more. With 500 million page views, over 25 million users and over 65,000 user-submitted deals per month across communities in America, Europe and […]

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Avoiding the “An optimized (without redo logging) DDL operation has been performed” Error with Percona XtraBackup

Percona XtraBackup

This blog discusses newly added options for Percona XtraBackup 2.4.8 and how they can impact your database backups.
To avoid issues with MySQL 5.7 skipping the redo log for DDL, Percona XtraBackup has implemented three new options (
xtrabackup –lock-ddl,
xtrabackup –lock-ddl-timeout,
xtrabackup –lock-ddl-per-table) that can be used to place MDL locks on tables while they […]

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Percona XtraBackup 2.4.8 is Now Available

Percona XtraBackup

Percona announces the GA release of Percona XtraBackup 2.4.8 on July 24, 2017. You can download it from our download site and apt and yum repositories.
Percona XtraBackup enables MySQL backups without blocking user queries, making it ideal for companies with large data sets and mission-critical applications that cannot tolerate long periods of downtime. Offered free […]

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Percona XtraBackup 2.3.9 is Now Available

Percona XtraBackup

Percona announces the release of Percona XtraBackup 2.3.9 on July 24, 2017. Downloads are available from our download site or Percona Software Repositories.
Percona XtraBackup enables MySQL backups without blocking user queries, making it ideal for companies with large data sets and mission-critical applications that cannot tolerate long periods of downtime. Offered free as an open […]

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Backups and Disaster Recovery

Backups and Disaster Recovery

In this post, we’ll look at strategies for backups and disaster recovery.
Note: I am giving a talk on Backups and Disaster Recovery Best Practices on July 27th.
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When discussing disaster recovery, it’s important to take your business’ continuity plan into consideration. Backup and recovery processes are a critical part of any application infrastructure.
A well-tested […]

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