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Baron Schwartz interviewed on WebPulp.tv

There’s an interview with Baron Schwartz (that’s me) on WebPulp.tv. Topics include the history of Percona’s software such as Percona Server (our version of the MySQL database server) and XtraBackup, what we do at Percona, what tools we use to do it, how to think logically about performance optimization, what ugly surprises happen […]

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Presentations Announcement: 2010 O’Reilly MySQL Conference & Expo

The Percona team participated at this year’s O’Reilly MySQL Conference & Expo held April 12-15, 2010 in Santa Clara, California. We gave a lot of talks on…
Author: Peter Zaitsev, Justin Swanhart
MySQL Graphing and Trending with Cacti
Author: Baron Schwartz
Percona‘s Performance and Feature Enhancements to MySQL and InnoDB
Author: Bill Schuler, Baron Schwartz…a Bottleneck
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MySQL and IBM

No, this is not about Sun and IBM 🙂 This is about MySQL. If you download latest 5.1.33 source code you may find there storage/ibmdb2i directory, which obviously is IBM DB2 related. Interesting that there is no mentioning of new engine in Announcement http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.1/en/news-5-1-33.html.
Quick look into source code says

Shell

MYSQL_STORAGE_ENGINE([ibmdb2i], [], [IBM DB2 for […]

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Announcing Percona Performance Conference 2009 on April 22 & 23

…any sessions this year; Peter, Vadim, and the rest of us at Percona submitted over a dozen session proposals, which were initially declined. As …Cabral is organizing.
That’s the back story — now on to the Percona Performance Conference! This is not “another MySQL conference.” It’s a performance…to Santa Clara.
We will not […]

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Percona builds with patches

As there were many requests for Debian binary packages in our announcement of Percona builds with custom patchsets, we decided to play with it and built .deb, which you can find there:
https://www.percona.com/blog/mysql/debian/
You can also add the following repositories into your sources.list:
deb http://percona.com/blog/mysql/debian/5.0/ binary-amd64/
deb http://percona.com/blog/mysql/debian/5.0/ source/
deb http://percona.com/blog/mysql/debian/5.1/ binary-amd64/
deb http://percona.com/blog/mysql/debian/5.1/ source/
Also we have generic RPMs for […]

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Data Recovery Toolkit for InnoDB Version 0.1 Released

As Peter mentioned in one of previous posts, we’ve done huge work developing robust strategies of InnoDB data recovery to provide our customers effective data recovery services and one of major parts of these strategies is our toolkit for InnoDB data recovery. Today I’m proud to announce its first public release which was used […]

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