How to Manually Remove Client Instances From Percona Monitoring and Management 2

removing Client Instances From Percona Monitoring and Management

In this blog post, we will take a look at how we can manually remove a client instance from Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) version 2. Under normal operations, this shouldn’t be necessary, since a graceful PMM client uninstall shouldn’t leave any lingering instances around. However, it may happen that an instance is destroyed […]

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Why the Heck Are So Many Databases Being Breached, Leaked, and Hacked?

database security

How many times have we seen this headline lately: “X million records leaked in data breach”? The answer is, too many! 
In fact, because “millions of records” are starting to leak so frequently, larger news outlets are not covering the “smaller” leaks as often as they were a few years ago. These days it’s all […]

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Compiling a Percona Monitoring and Management v2 Client in ARM Architecture

Percona Monitoring and Management ARM

In this blog, we are going to see how to compile a Percona Monitoring and Management 2 (PMM v2) client in ARM. For this, we are going to use an AWS EC2 ARM instance with Amazon Linux 2.
Installing Dependencies
First, let’s get some basic packages out of the way, which probably are installed in your […]

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The Road Story of a MyRocks/MariaDB Migration

myrocks migration

This post has been written in collaboration with Nicolas Modalvsky of e-planning. Nicolas and I recently worked together on a tuning engagement involving MyRocks on MariaDB. While it is easy to find online articles and posts about InnoDB performance, finding information about MyRocks tuning is more difficult. Both storage engines are well documented but […]

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Percona Distribution for MySQL, New Features in Percona Kubernetes Operator for Percona XtraDB Cluster: Release Roundup August 3, 2020

Percona Software

It’s release roundup time here at Percona!
Our Release Roundups showcase the latest software updates, tools, and features to help you manage and deploy our software, with highlights and critical information, as well as links to the full release notes and direct links to the software or service itself.
Today’s post includes those releases and updates […]

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