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This Week in Data with Colin Charles 21: Looking Back on 2017 in the Open Source Database Community

Colin Charles

Join Percona Chief Evangelist Colin Charles as he covers happenings, gives pointers and provides musings on the open source database community.
The end of the year is upon us, and this column is being penned a little earlier than usual as I enjoy a quick bout of wrapping up for the year.
We’ve had a lot of […]

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Webinars on Wednesday November 15, 2017: Proxy Wars and Percona Software Update for Q4

Webinars double bill

Do you need to get to grips with MySQL proxies? Or maybe you could do with discovering the latest developments and plans for Percona’s software?
Well, wait no more because …
on Wednesday November 15, 2017, we bring you a webinar double bill.

Join Percona’s Chief Evangelist, Colin Charles as he presents “The Proxy Wars – MySQL […]

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Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7.19-29.22-3 is now available

Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7

Percona announces the release of Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7.19-29.22-3 on October 27, 2017. Binaries are available from the downloads section or our software repositories.
NOTE: You can also run Docker containers from the images in the Docker Hub repository.
Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7.19-29.22-3 is now the current release, based on the following:

Percona Server 5.7.19-17
Galera Replication library 3.22
wsrep […]

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Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6.37-26.21-3 is Now Available

Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7

Percona announces the release of Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6.37-26.21-3 on October 27, 2017. Binaries are available from the downloads section or our software repositories.
Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6.37-26.21-3 is now the current release, based on the following:

Percona Server for MySQL 5.6.37-82.2
Galera Replication library 3.21
wsrep API version 26

All Percona software is open-source and free.

Fixed Bugs

Added access checks […]

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Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7.19-29.22 is now available

Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7

Percona announces the release of Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7.19-29.22 on September 22, 2017. Binaries are available from the downloads section or our software repositories.
NOTE: You can also run Docker containers from the images in the Docker Hub repository.
Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7.19-29.22 is now the current release, based on the following:

Percona Server 5.7.19-17
Galera Replication library 3.22
wsrep […]

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Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6.37-26.21 is Now Available

Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7

Percona announces the release of Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6.37-26.21 on September 20, 2017. Binaries are available from the downloads section or our software repositories.
Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.6.37-26.21 is now the current release, based on the following:

Percona Server for MySQL 5.6.37-82.2
Galera Replication library 3.21
wsrep API version 26

All Percona software is open-source and free.

Improvements

PXC-851: Added version compatibility […]

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ProxySQL Improves MySQL SSL Connections

In this blog post, we’ll look at how ProxySQL improves MySQL SSL connection performance.
When deploying MySQL with SSL, the main concern is that the initial handshake causes significant overhead if you are not using connection pools (i.e., mysqlnd-mux with PHP, mysql.connector.pooling in Python, etc.). Closing and making new connections over and over can greatly impact […]

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The MySQL High Availability Landscape in 2017 (the Babies)

MySQL High Availability

This post is the third of a series focusing on the MySQL high availability solutions available in 2017.
The first post looked at the elders, the technologies that have been around for more than ten years. The second post talked about the adults, the more recent and mature technologies. In this post, we will look […]

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How Life360 Used ProxySQL to Lower Its Database Load

ProxySQL

In this blog post, we’ll look at how to use ProxySQL to help the database load by handling PINGs.
I’ve blogged before about one of our regular clients, Life360. One of the issues they recently had was the PING command taking about 30%-40% of total queries per second across their database infrastructure. This is a non-trivial […]

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Percona Live Europe Featured Talks: Orchestrating ProxySQL with Orchestrator and Consul with Avraham Apelbaum

Colin Charles

Welcome to another post in our series of interview blogs for the upcoming Percona Live Europe 2017 in Dublin. This series highlights a number of talks that will be at the conference and gives a short preview of what attendees can expect to learn from the presenter.
This blog post is with Avraham Apelbaum, DBA and DevOps at […]

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