Tag - DBA

MySQL Default Configuration Changes between 5.6 and 5.7

MySQL Default Configuration Changes

In this blog post, we’ll discuss the MySQL default configuration changes between 5.6 and 5.7.
MySQL 5.7 has added a variety of new features that might excite you. However, there are also changes in the current variables that you might have overlooked. MySQL 5.7 updated nearly 40 of the defaults from 5.6. Some of the changes could […]

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Webinar Thursday May 19, 2016: MongoDB administration for MySQL DBA

MongoDB administration

Please join Alexander Rubin, Percona Principal Consultant, for his webinar MongoDB administration for MySQL DBA on Thursday, May 19 at 10 am PDT (UTC-7).
If you are a MySQL DBA and want to learn MongoDB quickly – this webinar is for you. MySQL and MongoDB share similar concepts so it will not be hard to get up to speed […]

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MySQL 101 Videos – A Must Have Starter Kit for a MySQL DBA

The MySQL 101 track was introduced at the 2015 Percona Live MySQL Conference & Expo in Santa Clara, California. This track was tailored specifically for software developers and other specialists with technical backgrounds wanting to acquire the basic skills needed for a MySQL DBA role. The Percona Live Conference Committee saw an increase in demand […]

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File carving methods for the MySQL DBA

This is a long overdue blog post from London’s 44con Cyber Security conference back in September. A lot of old memories were brought to the front as it were; the one I’m going to cover in this blog post is: file carving.
So what is file carving? despite the terminology it’s not going to be a […]

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