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Percona Toolkit 3.0.2 is now available

 | March 27, 2017 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL, Percona Software, Percona Toolkit

Percona Server for MongoDB

Percona announces the availability of Percona Toolkit 3.0.2 on March 27, 2017. Percona Toolkit is a collection of advanced command-line tools that perform a variety of MySQL and MongoDB server and system tasks too difficult or complex for DBAs to perform manually. Percona Toolkit, like all Percona software, is free and open source. This release includes the following […]

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Percona Server for MongoDB: Dashing New LDAP Authentication Plugin

 | March 16, 2017 |  Posted In: MongoDB, Security, Solutions Engineering

LDAP Authentication

This blog post is another in the series on the Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4 bundle release. In this blog, we’ll look at the new LDAP authentication plugin.  Hear ye, hear ye, hear ye… With the arrival of version 3.4, Percona has included an LDAP plugin in Percona Server for MongoDB. Authentication is an essential […]

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Upgrading to Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4 from Previous Versions

 | March 15, 2017 |  Posted In: Insight for DBAs, Insight for Developers, MongoDB

MMAPv1

This post is another in the series on the Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4 bundle release. In this blog post, we will walk through upgrading to Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4 from a previous MongoDB version. We will highlight the important details to guarantee the successful completion of this task in your environment. MongoDB 3.4 was just released, and […]

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Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) Graphs Explained: Custom MongoDB Graphs and Metrics

 | March 10, 2017 |  Posted In: MongoDB, Percona Monitoring and Management

Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM)

This blog post is another in the series on the Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4 bundle release. In this blog post, we will cover how to add custom MongoDB graphs to Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) and (for the daring Golang developers out there) how to add custom metrics to PMM’s percona/mongodb_exporter metric exporter. To get […]

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Migrating MongoDB Away from MMAPv1

 | March 8, 2017 |  Posted In: MongoDB, Percona Server for MongoDB, Percona Software, Solutions Engineering

MMAPv1

This is another post in the series of blogs on the Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4 bundle release. In this blog post, we’ll discuss moving away from the MMAPv1 storage engine. Introduction WIth the MongoDB v3.0 release in February of 2015, the long-awaited ability to choose storage engines became a reality. As of version 3.0, […]

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How to Change MongoDB Storage Engines Without Downtime

 | March 7, 2017 |  Posted In: Insight for DBAs, Insight for Developers, MongoDB

MongoDB Storage Engines

This blog is another in the series for the Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4 bundle release. Today’s blog post is about how to migrate between Percona Server for MongoDB storage engines without downtime. Today, the default storage engine for MongoDB is WiredTiger. In previous versions (before 3.2), it was MMAPv1. Percona Server for MongoDB features […]

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MongoDB Audit Log: Why and How

 | March 3, 2017 |  Posted In: MongoDB, Percona Server for MongoDB, Security

MMAPv1

This blog post is another in the series on the Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4 bundle release. In this blog post, we’ll talk about the MongoDB audit log. Percona’s development team has always invested in the open-source community a priority – especially for MongoDB. As part of this commitment, Percona continues to build MongoDB Enterprise […]

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Using Percona Toolkit pt-mongodb-summary

 | March 2, 2017 |  Posted In: MongoDB, Percona Toolkit

Percona Server for MongoDB

This blog post is another in the series on the Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4 bundle release. In this blog post, we’ll look at the pt-mongodb-summary tool in Percona Toolkit. The pt-mongodb-summary tool from Percona Toolkit provides a quick at-a-glance overview of MongoDB and Percona Server for MongoDB instances. It is equivalent to pt-mysql-summary for MySQL.  pt-mongodb-summary also collects information […]

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