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Play the Percona Powerball Pool!!

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The Only Sure Thing is Percona Powerball Pool
Everyone is talking about the upcoming Powerball lottery draw. 1.4 BILLION dollars!! And growing! Millions of people are imagining what they would do IF they win. It’s the stuff of dreams.
That is literally true. The chances of winning the Powerball Lottery are 1 in 292.2 million. Or roughly speaking, the chances […]

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Bare-metal servers for button-push database-as-a-service

Enterprises’ demand flexibility, scalability and efficiency to keep up with the demands of their customers — while maintaining the bottom line. To solve this, they’re running to cloud infrastructure services to both cut costs and take advantage of cutting-edge technology innovations. Clouds have brought simplicity and ease of use to infrastructure management. However, with […]

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Percona now offering 24/7 support for MongoDB and TokuMX

Today Percona announced the immediate availability of 24/7, enterprise-class support for MongoDB and TokuMX. The new support service helps organizations achieve maximum application performance without database bloat. Customers have round-the-clock access (365 days a year) to the most trusted team of database experts in the open source community.
The news means that Percona now offers […]

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How Percona Support handles bugs

One of the great values of a Percona Support contract is that we provide bug fixes for covered software, and not just support in terms of advice on how to use it. This is the skill which is most likely missing from in-house for most customers, as it requires a team with code knowledge […]

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Why is the ibdata1 file continuously growing in MySQL?

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We often receive this question about the ibdata1 file in MySQL at Percona Server to avoid becoming too large. For example, you can set a maximum size for change buffer with innodb_ibuf_max_size or store the doublewrite buffer on a separate file with innodb_doublewrite_file.
In MySQL 5.6 you can also create external UNDO tablespaces so they […]

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