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Percona XtraBackup: Backup and Restore of a Single Table or Database

Percona XtraBackup of Single Table

The backup and restore of a complete database is an extensive exercise. But what if you need to restore just one table which has been mistakenly modified by an incorrect query? Help is at hand with Percona XtraBackup.
For our purpose, we will take a test database having tables created by the sysbench tool. The […]

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MySQL Distributed Logical Backups: a Proof of Concept

MySQL Distributed Backups

The importance of having periodic backups is a given in Database life. There are different flavors: binary ones (Percona XtraBackup), binlog backups, disk snapshots (lvm, ebs, etc) and the classic ones: logical backups, the ones that you can take with tools like mysqldump, mydumper, or mysqlpump. Each of them with a specific purpose, MTTRs, […]

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Percona XtraBackup 8.0.7 Is Now Available

Percona XtraBackup

Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona XtraBackup 8.0.7 on August 7, 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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Percona XtraBackup 2.4.15 Is Now Available

Percona XtraBackup 8.0

Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona XtraBackup 2.4.15 on July 10, 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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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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