Tag - Open Source

Webinar Wednesday, December 13, 2017: Open Source Database Software Year in Review

Join Percona’s Chief Evangelist, Colin Charles as he presents 2017 Year in Review for Open Source Database Software on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 7:00 am PST / 10:00 am EST (UTC-8).
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2017 is soon coming to an end, and it’s good to pause and take a look at the past year to see the […]

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Percona Blog Poll: How Do You Currently Host Applications and Databases?

Host applications and databases

Percona latest blog poll asks how you currently host applications and databases. Select an option below, or leave a comment to clarify your deployment!
With the increased need for environments that respond more quickly to changing business demands, many enterprises are moving to the cloud and hosted deployments for applications and software in order to […]

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This Week in Data with Colin Charles 8: Percona Live Europe 2017 Is a Wrap!

Colin Charles

Join Percona Chief Evangelist Colin Charles as he covers happenings, gives pointers and provides musings on the open source database community.

Percona Live Europe 2017 Dublin
We’ve spent a lot of time in the last few months organizing Percona Live Europe Dublin. I want to thank all the speakers, sponsors and attendees for helping us to pull […]

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This Week in Data with Colin Charles #6: Open Source Summit and Percona Live Europe

Colin Charles

Join Percona Chief Evangelist Colin Charles as he covers happenings, gives pointers and provides musings on the open source database community.
What a long, packed week! Spent most of it at Open Source Summit North America, while still enjoying the myriad phone calls and meetings you have as a Perconian. In addition to two talks, I […]

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This Week in Data with Colin Charles #3: More Percona Live Europe!

Colin Charles

Join Percona Chief Evangelist Colin Charles as he covers happenings, gives pointers and provides musings on the open source database community.
We are five weeks out to the conference! The tutorials and the sessions have been released, and there’s an added bonus – you can now look at all this in a grid view: tutorials, day […]

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This Week in Data with Colin Charles: Percona Live Europe!

Colin Charles

Join Percona Chief Evangelist Colin Charles as he covers happenings, gives pointers and provides musings on the open source database community.
Has a week passed already? Welcome back to the second column. A lot of time has been spent neck deep in getting speakers accepted and scheduled for Percona Live Open Source Database Conference Europe 2017 […]

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Blog Poll: What Operating System Do You Run Your Development Database On?

Blog Poll

In this post, we’ll use a blog poll to find out what operating system you use to run your development database servers.
In our last blog poll, we looked at what OS you use for your production database. Now we would like to see what you use for your development database.
As databases grow to meet more […]

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ClickHouse: One Year!

ClickHouse

In this blog, we’ll look at ClickHouse on its one year anniversary.
It’s been a year already since the Yandex team released ClickHouse as open source software. I’ve had an interest in this project from the very start, as I didn’t think there was an open source analytical database that could compete with industry leaders […]

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How Does Percona Software Compare: the Value of Percona Software and Services

ZFS with MySQL

In this blog post, I’ll discuss my experience as a Solutions Engineer in explaining the value of Percona software and services to customers.
The inspiration for this blog post was a recent conversation with a prospective client. They were exploring open source software solutions and professional services for the first time. This is a fairly common […]

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Blog Poll: What Operating System Do You Run Your Production Database On?

blog poll

In this post, we’ll use a blog poll to find out what operating system you use to run your production database servers.
As databases grow to meet more challenges and expanding application demands, they must try and get the maximum amount of performance out of available resources. How they work with an operating system can affect […]

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