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MySQL Master-Master replication manager released

 | April 5, 2007 |  Posted In: Insight for DBAs

The MySQL Master-Master replication (often in active-passive mode) is popular pattern used by many companies using MySQL for scale out. Most of the companies would have some internal scripts to handle things as automatic fallback and slave cloning but no Open Source solution was made available. Few months ago we were asked to implement such […]

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MySQL Releases first real Community Release

 | March 18, 2007 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements

Few days ago MySQL released MySQL 5.0.37 which I would call first real Community Version, because unlike previous versions which were released from the same source tree as Enterprise MySQL this one has some community features added, which is great. Also over last half a year MySQL seems to have organized resources for Community Engineering […]

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Box for some tests anyone ?

 | March 15, 2007 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements

We’d like to test few things in regards to MySQL and Innodb scalability with multiple CPUs but we seems to be short of boxes right now, all stuff we have access to is in production right now which makes it not good for benchmark. Could anyone lend us access to the box with at least […]

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Power of MySQL Storage Engines

 | March 5, 2007 |  Posted In: Insight for DBAs

Where does real power of MySQL Storage Engines, and pluggable storage engines as MySQL 5.1 lays ? It is very much advertised this allows third parties to create their own storage engines and we can see solutions as Solid and PBXT . Plus there is Falcon storage engine being developed inside MySQL. All of these […]

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MySQL Binaries availability

 | January 19, 2007 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements

It looks like it looks like there are going a lot of discussions about future of MySQL Community Binaries, see for example this post and Kaj’s clarifications. Obviously now it grew to a lot of speculations and many comments are far from real story. It is also really interesting to watch MySQL try to balance […]

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Speaking on OpenSource Database Conference, Frankfurt

 | October 26, 2006 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements

I’ll have two sessions on upcoming OpenSource Database Conference in Frankfurt 6-8 November. One session will be general MySQL Performance Optimization workshop the other will be focused on Innodb architecture and optimization. If you’re visiting this event or International PHP Conference which runs parallel to this even drop me a note and we can chat. […]

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Site goes lives

 | May 3, 2006 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements

Numerous talks at MySQL Users Conference and a lot of people asking me for my presentations motivated me to speed up launching of this site. I hope it will also motivate me to blog more frequently about performance as blog name implies. If you’re looking for presentations they are here. All of mine presentations which […]

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