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Webinar October 14: Percona, AWS, & ScienceLogic – Converting DBaaS to a Fully Managed Solution

Converting DBaaS to a Fully Managed Solution

Database-as-a-service (DBaaS) can be thought of as a platform that can be used to manage an organization’s database environment(s). One of the most well known DBaaS platforms is Aurora powered by AWS.
In this webinar, Ananias Tsalouchidis, Senior MySQL DBA at Percona,  will discuss how Percona can convert your DBaaS to a fully-managed solution ensuring […]

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Data Consistency for RDS for MySQL: The 8.0 Version

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In a previous blog post on Data Consistency for RDS for MySQL, we presented a workaround to manage run pt-table-checksum on RDS instances. However, if your instance is running a MySQL 8.0.X version, there’s a simpler way to check data consistency.
Starting with 8.0.1, MySQL introduced something called “Dynamic Privileges” which is a solution to grant […]

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Checking Data Consistency for RDS for MySQL

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MySQL for RDS and DBaaS, in general, are very controlled environments by the vendors, meaning that there are missing things like a SUPER grant for the root user (and any user in general). This has some implications on operations, one of them being the impossibility of running pt-table-checksum to verify data consistency between a […]

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Smart Update Strategy in Percona Kubernetes Operator for Percona XtraDB Cluster

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In Percona Kubernetes Operator for Percona XtraDB Cluster (PXC) versions prior to 1.5.0, there were two methods for upgrading PXC clusters, and both of these use built-in StatefulSet update strategies. The first one is manual (OnDelete update strategy) and the second one is semi-automatic (RollingUpdate strategy). Since the Kubernetes operator is about automating the […]

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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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