Announcing Keynotes for Percona Live Open Source Database Performance Conference 2019!

Percona Live 2019

There’s less than a month to go so it’s time to announce the keynote addresses for Percona Live Open Source Database Performance Conference 2019! We’re excited to share our lineup of conference keynotes, featuring talks from Continuent, Vivid Cortex, Amazon Web Services, Facebook, PingCap and more!
The speakers will address the current status of key […]

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Improving OLAP Workload Performance for PostgreSQL with ClickHouse Database

Improving OLAP Workload Performance for PostgreSQL

Every database management system is not optimized for every workload. Database systems are designed for specific loads, and thereby give better performance for that workload. Similarly, some kinds of queries work better on some database systems and worse on others. This is the era of specialization, where a product is designed for a specific […]

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Percona XtraBackup 8.0.6 Is Now Available

Percona XtraBackup 8.0

Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona XtraBackup 8.0.6 on May 9, 2019. 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. […]

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MySQL InnoDB Sorted Index Builds

Bulk load of 7.7

It’s not essential to understand how MySQL® and Percona Server for MySQL build indexes. However, if you have an understanding of the processing, it could help when you want to reserve an appropriate amount of space for data inserts. From MySQL 5.7, developers changed the way they built secondary indexes for InnoDB, applying a […]

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ProxySQL 2.0.3 and updated proxysql-admin tool

ProxySQL 1.4.14

ProxySQL 2.0.3, released by ProxySQL, is now available for download in the Percona Repository along with an updated version of Percona’s proxysql-admin tool.
ProxySQL is a high-performance proxy, currently for MySQL,  and database servers in the MySQL ecosystem (like Percona Server for MySQL and MariaDB). It acts as an intermediary for client requests seeking resources from the […]

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Percona Server for MySQL 8.0.15-6 Is Now Available

Percona Server for MySQL 8.0

Percona announces the release of Percona Server for MySQL 8.0.15-6 on May 7, 2019 (downloads are available here and from the Percona Software Repositories).
This release is based on MySQL 8.0.14 and 8.0.15. It includes all bug fixes in these releases. Percona Server for MySQL 8.0.15-6 is now the current GA release in the 8.0 series. All of Percona’s software […]

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MariaDB Track at Percona Live

MariaDB track at Percona Live 2019

Less than one month left until Percona Live. This time the Committee work was a bit unusual. Instead of having one big committee for the whole conference we had a few mini-committees, each responsible for a track. Each independent mini-committee, in turn, had a leader who was responsible for the whole process. I led […]

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Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) 2.0.0-alpha2 Is Now Available

Percona Monitoring and Management

We are pleased to announce the launch of PMM 2.0.0-alpha2, Percona’s second Alpha release of our long-awaited PMM 2 project! In this release, you’ll find support for MongoDB Metrics and Query Analytics – watch for sharp edges as we expect to find a lot of bugs!  We’ve also expanded our existing support of MySQL from […]

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Percona Server for MongoDB 3.6.12-3.2 Is Now Available

Percona Server for MongoDB

Percona announces the release of Percona Server for MongoDB 3.6.12-3.2 on May 3, 2019. Download the latest version from the Percona website or the Percona software repositories.
Percona Server for MongoDB is an enhanced, open source, and highly-scalable database that is a fully-compatible, drop-in replacement for MongoDB 3.6 Community Edition. It supports MongoDB 3.6 protocols and drivers.
Percona Server […]

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