Tag - percona-agent

Easy query metrics with MySQL Performance Schema

The MySQL Performance Schema exposes so much data that it’s not trivial to learn, configure, and use. With recently released Percona Agent 1.0.11 you can get query metrics – like min, max, and average query execution time – with a few clicks:

Click “Apply” and about two minutes later you’ll have query metrics from Performance Schema, collected and […]

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Faster fingerprints and Go packages for MySQL

I’m happy to announce Go packages for parsing and aggregating MySQL slow logs. If you’ve been following Percona development, you’ve no doubt heard of Percona Cloud Tools (PCT), a somewhat new performance management web service for MySQL.
One tool in PCT is “Query Analytics” which continuously analyzes query metrics from the slow log. The slow log provides […]

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5 great new features from Percona Cloud Tools for MySQL

It’s been three months since we announced anything for Percona Cloud Tools, not because we’ve been idle but because we’ve been so busy the time flew by!  Here’s the TL;DR to pique your interest:

EXPLAIN queries in real-time through the web app
Query Analytics for Performance Schema
Dashboards: customizable, shared groups of charts
Install and upgrade the agent […]

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Why did we develop percona-agent in Go?

We recently open-sourced our percona-agent and if you check out the source code, you’ll find that it is written in the Go programming language (aka Golang). For those not up to speed, the percona-agent is a real-time client-side agent for Percona Cloud Tools.
Our requirements are quite demanding for our agents. This one is software that works […]

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Introducing the 3-Minute MySQL Monitor

There are many cool, new things happening with Percona Cloud Tools.  To avoid “tl;dr” I will highlight only one new feature after a brief, general announcement.  The new feature is a 3-minute MySQL monitor.  I’ll blog later about other features.
The general announcement is: Last week we quietly released a brand-new agent called Monitorama earlier this month highlighted, the […]

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