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Before every release: A glimpse into Percona XtraDB Cluster CI testing

 | February 21, 2014 |  Posted In: MySQL, Percona Software, Percona XtraDB Cluster

I spoke last month at linux.conf.au 2014 in Perth, Australia, and one of my sessions focused on the “Continuous Integration (CI) testing of Percona XtraDB Cluster (PXC)” at the Developer,Testing, Release and CI miniconf. Here is the video of the presentation: Here is the presentation itself: Percona XtraDB Cluster before every release: Glimpse into CI […]

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Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6.15-25.4 is now available

 | February 20, 2014 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL, Percona XtraDB Cluster

Percona is glad to announce the new release of Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6 on February 20th 2014. Binaries are available from downloads area or from our software repositories. Based on Percona Server 5.6.15-63.0 including all the bug fixes in it, Galera Replicator 3.3 and on Codership wsrep API 5.6.15-25.2 is now the current General Availability […]

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How to create a new Percona XtraDB Cluster with ClusterControl

 | February 17, 2014 |  Posted In: MySQL, Percona Software, Percona XtraDB Cluster

We recently announced Percona ClusterControl supplied in partnership with Severalnines. This enterprise-grade cluster management and monitoring software is available with a Percona Support contract covering Percona XtraDB Cluster, MySQL Cluster, or MySQL Galera. In this blog post I am going to show you how to use Percona ClusterControl to to create a new 3-node cluster with Percona XtraDB Cluster. Percona […]

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Percona XtraDB Cluster performance monitoring and troubleshooting: Webinar

 | February 14, 2014 |  Posted In: Insight for DBAs, MySQL, Percona XtraDB Cluster, Technical Webinars

Next Wednesday, Severalnines CTO Johan Andersson and I will co-present a webinar about ClusterControl, a cluster management tool created by Severalnines that can monitor Percona XtraDB Cluster. It provides DBAs with the right metrics to manage and optimize applications during development and production. In the webinar, titled “Performance Monitoring and Troubleshooting of Percona XtraDB Cluster,” we […]

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Changing an async slave of a PXC cluster to a new Master using 5.6 and GTID

 | February 14, 2014 |  Posted In: MySQL, Percona XtraBackup, Percona XtraDB Cluster

Before Percona XtraBackup 2.1.7 and Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6.15-25.3, rsync was the only SST method supporting GTID in the way that it was possible to move an asynchronous slave from one Galera node to another one (related bug). Indeed, previous versions of Percona XtraBackup didn’t copy any binary log and due to that, moving the […]

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Followup questions to ‘What’s new in Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6’ webinar

 | February 7, 2014 |  Posted In: MySQL, Percona XtraDB Cluster, Technical Webinars

Thanks to all who attended my webinar yesterday.  The slides and recording are available on the webinar’s page.  I was a bit overwhelmed with the amount of questions that came in and I’ll try to answer them the best I can here. Q: Does Percona XtraDB Cluster support writing to multiple master? Yes, it does.  However, […]

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ClusterControl for Percona XtraDB Cluster Improves Management and Monitoring

 | February 4, 2014 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL, Percona MySQL Consulting, Percona MySQL Support, Percona XtraDB Cluster, XtraDB Cluster

ClusterControl for Percona XtraDB Cluster is now available in three different versions thanks to our partnership with Severalnines. ClusterControl will make it simpler to manage and monitor Percona XtraDB Cluster, MySQL Cluster, MySQL Replication, or MySQL Galera. I am very excited about our GA release of Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6 last week. As Vadim described […]

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Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6 GA release now available

 | January 30, 2014 |  Posted In: MySQL, Percona Server for MySQL, Percona Software, Percona XtraDB Cluster

Percona is pleased to announce the first General Availability release of the leading open source High Availability solution for MySQL, Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6 on January 30, 2014. Binaries are available from downloads area or from our software repositories. Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6 Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6 is an active/active cluster solution for High Availability (HA) MySQL […]

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