EmergencyEMERGENCY? Get 24/7 Help Now!

What’s new in TokuMX 1.4, Part 3: Optimized updates

 | February 19, 2014 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

We just released version 1.4.0 of TokuMX, our high-performance distribution of MongoDB. There are a lot of improvements in this version (release notes), the most of any release yet. In this series of blog posts, we describe the most interesting changes and how they’ll affect users. In TokuMX 1.4.0, we improved performance by making two […]

Read More

Introducing TokuMX 1.4: Major improvements to MongoDB sharding and replication

 | February 13, 2014 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

Today we are thrilled to announce the availability of the latest release (1.4.0) of TokuMX, our high-performance distribution of MongoDB. For those of you just joining us, TokuMX is an open-source distribution of MongoDB that shares much of the code, and all of the driver protocols, data model, and programming interface with MongoDB, but which […]

Read More

February 20 Webinar: MongoDB and Sharding for Scalability – Tips & Tricks

 | February 13, 2014 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

As your database begins to scale, sharding can be an effective way to manage your data. In MongoDB, sharding is unique because it retains nearly all of the the full expressiveness of a single server database while scaling out. Register Now! SPEAKER: Leif Walsh, Tokutek DATE: Thursday, February 20th TIME: 1pm ET However, while sharding […]

Read More

January 28 Webinar: Get More Out of MySQL with TokuDB

 | January 21, 2014 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

You love MySQL and MariaDB for its ease of deployment, but what if you could increase performance and save significant time and money when your application starts to scale without having to change your applications? Register Now! SPEAKER: Tim Callaghan, VP of Engineering at Tokutek DATE: Tuesday, January 28th TIME: 1pm ET Join this interactive […]

Read More

January 14 Webinar: Get More Out of MongoDB with TokuMX

 | January 8, 2014 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

MongoDB includes several powerful features like high availability, read scaling, and horizontal scalability in an easy-to-use, schema-free database platform. But, what if you could retain those properties, improve performance, and ensure scalability without specialized tuning just by replacing the storage stack? SPEAKER: Tim Callaghan, VP of Engineering at Tokutek DATE: Tuesday, January 14th TIME: 1pm […]

Read More

December 10 Webinar: Understanding Indexing

 | December 5, 2013 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

Get the Most out of Your Database – Understand Indexing SPEAKER: Zardosht Kasheff, Tokutek DATE: Tuesday, December 10th TIME: 1pm ET Register Now! Join Tokutek’s Zardosht Kasheff as he discusses one of the quickest and least expensive ways to increase your application performance. Application performance often depends on how fast a query can respond and […]

Read More

TokuMX vs. MongoDB : In-Memory Sysbench Performance

 | September 10, 2013 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

In talking to existing MongoDB users and TokuMX evaluators, I’ve often heard that the performance of MongoDB is very good as long as your working data set fits in RAM. The story continues that if your working data set grows to be larger than the RAM on your server, the built-in sharding capabilities of MongoDB […]

Read More

Why Unique Indexes are Bad

 | July 15, 2013 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

Before creating a unique index in TokuMX or TokuDB, ask yourself, “does my application really depend on the database enforcing uniqueness of this key?” If the answer is ANYTHING other than yes, do not declare the index to be unique. Why? Because unique indexes may kill your write performance. In this post, I’ll explain why. […]

Read More

TokuMX Fractal Tree(R) indexes, what are they?

 | July 2, 2013 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

With our recent release of TokuMX 1.0, we’ve made some bold claims about how fast TokuMX can run MongoDB workloads. In this post, I want to dig into one of the big areas of improvement, write performance and reduced I/O. One of the innovations of TokuMX is that it eliminates a long-held rule of databases: […]

Read More

Percona’s widely read Percona Data Performance blog highlights our expertise in enterprise-class software, support, consulting and managed services solutions for both MySQL® and MongoDB® across traditional and cloud-based platforms. The decades of experience represented by our consultants is found daily in numerous and relevant blog posts.

Besides specific database help, the blog also provides notices on upcoming events and webinars.
Want to get weekly updates listing the latest blog posts? Subscribe to our blog now! Submit your email address below and we’ll send you an update every Friday at 1pm ET.

No, thank you. Please do not ask me again.