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Data in the Cloud track at Percona Live with Brent Compton and Ross Turk: The Data Performance Cloud

 | April 4, 2016 |  Posted In: Percona Live

12 Days Until Percona Live

In this blog, we’ll discuss the Data in the Cloud track at Percona Live with Red Hat’s Brent Compton and Ross Turk. Welcome to another interview with the Percona Live Data Performance Conference speakers and presenters. This series of blog posts will highlight some of the talks and presentations available at Percona Live Data Performance Conference […]

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High availability using MySQL in the cloud

 | June 4, 2015 |  Posted In: High-availability, MySQL, OpenStack

Next Wednesday (June 10) I’ll be co-presenting a webinar on using MySQL in the cloud for High Availability (HA). Joining me will be 451 Research analyst Jason Stamper and together we’ll talk about the realities of HA using MySQL in the cloud and how vendors are responding to changing application requirements with new developments that […]

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More on OpenStack Live and our talks at OpenStack Summit Vancouver

 | April 8, 2015 |  Posted In: Cloud and OpenStack, MySQL, MySQL DBaaS, OpenStack, OpenStack Live, Percona Live, Percona XtraBackup, Percona XtraDB Cluster, Trove

In April and May, Percona will hold and participate in two OpenStack events: OpenStack Live and the OpenStack Summit. Join our talks at these events in Santa Clara and Vancouver for new insights into the MySQL operations of the core of OpenStack as well as the latest information on MySQL guest instances. Next week (April […]

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Percona submits 7 talks for Vancouver OpenStack Summit (voting ends Feb. 23)

 | February 18, 2015 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL, OpenStack, OpenStack Live

Percona has submitted seven talks for the next OpenStack Summit in Vancouver this May. And as with all OpenStack Summit events, the community decides the content. Voting ends February 23, and if you aren’t already an OpenStack Foundation member (required to vote), you can join now for free here. Percona’s Vancouver OpenStack Summit proposals Percona’s […]

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Percona Live 2015 Lightning Talks, BoF submission deadline Feb. 13! And introducing “MySQL 101” program

 | February 3, 2015 |  Posted In: MySQL, OpenStack Live, Percona Live

It’s hard to believe that the Percona Live MySQL Conference and Expo is just over two months away (April 13-16 in Santa Clara, California). So if you’ve been thinking about submitting a proposal for the popular “Lightning Talks” and/or “Birds of a Feather” sessions, it’s time to get moving because the deadline to do so […]

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Percona University: Back to school Feb. 12 in Raleigh, N.C.

 | January 27, 2015 |  Posted In: Big Data, Hadoop, Insight for DBAs, MariaDB, MySQL, OpenStack, Percona University

About two years ago we held our first-ever Percona University event in Raleigh, N.C. It was a great success with high attendance and very positive feedback which led us to organize a number of similar educational events in different locations around the world. And next month we’ll be back where it all started. On February […]

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MySQL and OpenStack deep dive: Dec. 10 webinar

 | December 4, 2014 |  Posted In: MySQL, MySQL Webinars, OpenStack, OpenStack Live

Fact: MySQL is the most commonly used database in OpenStack deployments. Of course that includes a number of MySQL variants – standard MySQL by Oracle, MariaDB, Percona Server, MySQL Galera, Percona XtraDB Cluster, etc. However, there are many misconceptions and myths around the pros and cons of these MySQL flavors. Join me and my friend […]

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Schema changes in MySQL for OpenStack Trove users

 | November 24, 2014 |  Posted In: MySQL, OpenStack, Trove

People using OpenStack Trove instances can hit a common issue in the MySQL world: how to perform schema change operations while minimizing the impact on the database server? Let’s explore the options that can allow online schema changes. Summary With MySQL 5.5, pt-online-schema-change from Percona Toolkit is your best option for large tables while regular […]

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