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2010 Percona Training Schedule

After a nice long vacation, it’s time to unveil our destinations for public classes in 2010.  We are now offering a course for Developers as well as DBAs.  The dates are:

Seattle 16 February
San Francisco 18-19 February
Boston 22-23 February
New York City 25-26 February
Montréal 8-9 March
Denver 15-16 March
Chicago 18-19 March
Washington DC 25-26 March
Los Angeles 19-20 April
Raleigh […]

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Paul McCullagh answers your questions about PBXT

Following on from our earlier announcement, Paul McCullagh has responded with the answers to your questions – as well as a few I gathered from other Percona folks, and attendees of OpenSQL Camp. Thank you Paul!
What’s the “ideal” use case for the PBXT engine, and how does it compare in performance?  When would […]

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Interviews for InfiniDB and TokuDB are next

I forwarded on a list of questions about PBXT to Paul McCullagh today.  While Paul’s busy answering them, I’d like to announce that Robert Dempsey (InfiniDB storage engine) and Bradley C. Kuszmaul (TokuDB storage engine) have also accepted an interview. If you have any questions about either storage engine, please post them here […]

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New developers training course is almost ready

We’ve been busy expanding our training curriculum to include training for developers building applications with MySQL.  We have reached the point where we’re ready for a pilot teach – and it brings me great pleasure to announce that we’re opening it up for blog readers to attend, free of charge.
The details:
San Francisco
4th December
9:30AM […]

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Speaking at the LA MySQL Meetup – 18th November

A recent photo from Highload.ru
I said in my last post, that we’re interested in speaking at MySQL meetups, and I’m happy to say that the Los Angeles MySQL Meetup has taken us up on the offer.
On November 18th, I’ll be giving an introductory talk on InnoDB/XtraDB Performance Optimization.  I will be the second speaker, […]

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Training Updates

I wanted to provide an update on two things:

Firstly, we have opened registration for InnoDB/XtraDB training in Los Angeles (Nov 18th).
The second is that while I am in New York City for training (Oct 29th), I’ll be giving a (free) talk at the MySQL Meetup group there (Oct 28th).

We love to speak at Meetup […]

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Off to California!

Today’s the day I fly to Los Angeles to teach a private training class, en route to Santa Clara/San Francisco for our public training workshops next week.
Our Montreal practice teach at Station-C went great – it was an opportunity to do a road test and iron out any kinks in the delivery.
What did I […]

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XtraDB storage engine release 1.0.3-7

Dear Community,
Today we are announcing XtraDB release 7.
This is the last release based on InnoDB plugin version 1.0.3, as you might know Innobase has released 1.0.4.
The release includes following new features:

MySQL 5.1.37 as a base release
speed hack for buf_flush_insert_sorted_into_flush_list controlled by the new variable innodb_fast_recovery

Fixed bugs:

MySQL Bugs: #45357: 5.1.35 crashes with Failing assertion: index->type […]

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