Tag - Backups

MongoDB Backup Best Practices

MongoDB Backup Best Practices

Why Take Backups?
Regular database backups are a crucial part of guarding against unintended data loss events. They are even more important for the restoration and continuation of business operations.
In this blog, we will be discussing different backup strategies and their use cases along with Pros and Cons and a few other tips.
Generally, there are […]

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Implementing Distributed MongoDB Backups Without the Coordinator

distributed mongodb backups no coordinator

Prior to version 1.0, Percona Backup for MongoDB (PBM) had a separate coordinator daemon as a key part of its architecture. The coordinator was handling all communications with backup agents and the control program. It held a PBM configuration and backups list, made a decision on what agents should do a backup or restore, […]

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When Should I Enable MongoDB Sharding?

MongoDB Sharding

In this blog post, we will talk about MongoDB sharding and walk through the main reasons why you should start a cluster (independent of the approach you have chosen).
Note: I will cover this subject in my webinar How To Scale with MongoDB on Wednesday, October 18, 2017, at 11:00 am PDT / 2:00 pm EDT […]

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Lock, Stock and MySQL Backups: Data Guaranteed Webinar Follow Up Questions

MySQL Backups

Hello again! On August 16, we delivered a webinar on MySQL backups. As always, we’ve had a number of interesting questions. Some of them we’ve answered on the webinar, but we’d like to share some of them here in writing.
What is the best way to maintain daily full backups, but selective restores omitting certain […]

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Webinar May 31, 2017: Online MySQL Backups with Percona XtraBackup

Percona XtraBackup

Please join Percona’s solution engineer, Dimitri Vanoverbeke as he presents Online MySQL Backups with Percona XtraBackup on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 7:00 am PDT / 10:00 am EDT (UTC-7).
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Percona XtraBackup is a free, open source, complete online backup solution for all versions of Percona Server, MySQL® and MariaDB®. Percona XtraBackup provides:

Fast and reliable […]

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