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This Week in Data with Colin Charles 43: Polyglots, Security and DataOps.Barcelona

 | June 22, 2018 |  Posted In: MariaDB, MongoDB, MySQL, PostgreSQL

Colin Charles

Join Percona Chief Evangelist Colin Charles as he covers happenings, gives pointers and provides musings on the open source database community. This is a short working week for me due to a family emergency. It caused me to skip speaking at DataOps.Barcelona and miss hanging out with the awesome of speakers and attendees. This is the […]

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Is Serverless Just a New Word for Cloud-Based?

 | June 20, 2018 |  Posted In: Amazon RDS, AWS, Cloud and MySQL, Cloud and NoSQL, MariaDB, MongoDB, MySQL, PostgreSQL

serverless architecture

Serverless is a new buzzword in the database industry. Even though it gets tossed around often, there is some confusion about what it really means and how it really works. Serverless architectures rely on third-party Backend as a Service (BaaS) services. They can also include custom code that is run in managed, ephemeral containers on […]

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This Week in Data with Colin Charles 40: a Peak at Blockchain, Lots of MariaDB News, then Back on the Road

 | June 1, 2018 |  Posted In: AWS, Events and Announcements, MariaDB, MongoDB, MySQL, MySQL 8.0, open source databases, Percona Server for MySQL, PostgreSQL, ProxySQL

Join Percona Chief Evangelist Colin Charles as he covers happenings, gives pointers and provides musings on the open source database community. Shortly after the last dispatch, I jetted off for a spot of vacation (which really meant I was checking out the hype behind Blockchain with a database developer lens at the Blockchain Week NYC), and then […]

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Percona Live 2018 Community Report

 | May 4, 2018 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MariaDB, MongoDB, MySQL, open source databases, Percona Live, PostgreSQL

So, after a whirlwind few days, Percona Live 2018 has been and gone. There was a great energy about the conference, and it was fantastic to meet so many open source database enthusiasts and supporters. A few things that I experienced: Your great willingness to share knowledge. It was a fantastic place to learn for […]

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Percona Live 2018 Sessions: Microsoft Built MySQL, PostgreSQL and MariaDB for the Cloud

 | April 24, 2018 |  Posted In: Cloud and MySQL, MariaDB, MySQL, Percona Live, PostgreSQL

Percona Live 2018 Sessions Microsoft Azure

In this blog post on Percona Live 2018 sessions, we’ll talk with Jun Su, Principal Engineering Manager at Microsoft about how Microsoft built MySQL, PostgreSQL and MariaDB for the cloud. Offering MySQL, PostgreSQL and MariaDB database services in the cloud is different than doing so on-premise. Latency, connection redirection, optimal performance configuration are just a few […]

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Percona Live 2018 Sessions: Query Optimizer – MySQL vs. PostgreSQL

 | April 24, 2018 |  Posted In: MySQL, Percona Live, PostgreSQL

Percona Live 2018 MySQL at Twitter

In this blog post on Percona Live 2018 sessions, we’ll talk with Christian Antognini, Senior Principal Consultant at Trivadis about the differences between MySQL and PostgreSQL query optimizers. MySQL and PostgreSQL are two of the most popular open-source relational databases. Why would you pick one over the other to support your applications? Of course, it depends on […]

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Percona Expands Services Offerings with PostgreSQL Support

 | April 24, 2018 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, Percona Live, Percona Support, PostgreSQL

PostgreSQL Support

Percona is extending its world renowned open source database support expertise to provide PostgreSQL support. As a result, organizations can, for the first time, work with a single trusted vendor to meet their support needs for MySQL, MongoDB, MariaDB, PostgreSQL, or any hybrid combination of these database technologies, whether deployed on-premises, in the cloud, or in […]

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Check Out the Percona Live 2018 Live Stream!

 | April 23, 2018 |  Posted In: MariaDB, MongoDB, MySQL, Percona Live, PostgreSQL

Percona Live 2018 Live Stream

Announcing the Percona Live 2018 live stream. This year at Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2018 we are live streaming the Keynote Talks on Day 1 and 2. Percona is streaming the keynotes on Tuesday, April 24, 2018, and Wednesday, April 25, 2018 beginning at 9 AM PDT (both days). The keynote speakers include people from VividCortex, Upwork, Oracle, Netflix and […]

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Percona Live 2018 Featured Talk: Containerizing Databases at New Relic (What We Learned) with Joshua Galbraith and Bryant Vinisky

 | April 12, 2018 |  Posted In: Containers, Insight for DBAs, Percona Live, PostgreSQL

Joshua Bryant Percona Live 2018 New Relic

Welcome to another interview blog for the rapidly-approaching Percona Live 2018. Each post in this series highlights a Percona Live 2018 featured talk at the conference and gives a short preview of what attendees can expect to learn from the presenter. This blog post highlights Joshua Galbraith, Senior Software Engineer and Bryant Vinisky, Site Reliability Engineer at […]

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