Tag - PMM

MongoDB 3.4 Bundle Release: Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4, Percona Monitoring and Management 1.1, Percona Toolkit 3.0 with MongoDB

Percona Server for MongoDB

This blog post is the first in a series on our Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4 bundle release. This release includes Percona Server for MongoDB, Percona Monitoring and Management, and Percona Toolkit. In this post, we’ll look at the features included in the release.
We have a lot of great MongoDB content coming your way […]

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Percona Monitoring and Management 1.1.1 is now available

Percona Monitoring and Management

Percona announces the release of Percona Monitoring and Management 1.1.1 on February 20, 2017. This is the first general availability (GA) release in the PMM 1.1 series with a focus on providing alternative deployment options for PMM Server:

OVA image for VirtualBox is available from the testing download area at https://www.percona.com/redir/downloads/TESTING/pmm/.
Public Amazon Machine Images (AMI):

US East (N. Virginia)
EU […]

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Percona Monitoring and Management 1.1.0 Beta is Now Available

Percona Monitoring and Management

Percona announces the release of Percona Monitoring and Management 1.1.0 Beta on February 7, 2017. This is the first beta in the PMM 1.1 series with a focus on providing alternative deployment options for PMM Server:

OVA image for VirtualBox is available from the testing download area at https://www.percona.com/redir/downloads/TESTING/pmm/.
Public Amazon Machine Images (AMI):

US East (N. Virginia)
EU (Ireland)

The instructions […]

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PMM Alerting with Grafana: Working with Templated Dashboards

PMM Alerting

In this blog post, we will look into more intricate details of PMM alerting. More specifically, we’ll look at how to set up alerting based on templated dashboards.
Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) 1.0.7 includes Grafana 4.0, which comes with the Alerting feature. Barrett Chambers shared how to enable alerting in general. This blog post looks at […]

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Docker Security Vulnerability CVE-2016-9962

CVE-2016-9962

Docker 1.12.6 was released to address CVE-2016-9962. CVE-2016-9962 is a serious vulnerability with RunC.
Quoting the coreos page (linked above):
“RunC allowed additional container processes via runc exec to be ptraced by the pid 1 of the container. This allows the main processes of the container, if running as root, to gain access to file-descriptors of these new processes […]

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Percona Software News and Roadmap Update with CEO Peter Zaitsev: Q1 2017

Percona Software News and Roadmap Update

This blog post is a summary of the webinar Percona Software News and Roadmap Update – Q1 2017 given by Peter Zaitsev on January 12, 2017.
Over the last few months, I’ve had the opportunity to meet and talk with many of Percona’s customers. I love these meetings, and I always get a bunch of questions […]

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MySQL and MongoDB Alerting with PMM and Grafana

Alerting

This blog post contains step-by-step instructions for setting up alerting in Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) using Grafana.
As a Solutions Engineer at Percona, I get to speak with a lot of the early adopters of Percona’s new PMM software. One of the frequent feature requests from them was the need for alerts at certain […]

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The Impact of Swapping on MySQL Performance

In this blog, I’ll look at the impact of swapping on MySQL performance. 
It’s common sense that when you’re running MySQL (or really any other DBMS) you don’t want to see any I/O in your swap space. Scaling the cache size (using
innodb_buffer_pool_size in MySQL’s case) is standard practice to make sure there is enough free […]

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Installing Percona Monitoring and Management on Google Container Engine (Kubernetes)

This blog discusses installing Percona Monitoring and Management on Google Container Engine.
I am working with a client that is on Google Cloud Services (GCS) and wants to use Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM). They liked the idea of using Google Container Engine (GKE) to manage the docker container that pmm-server uses.
The regular install instructions […]

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Percona Monitoring and Management 1.0.7 release

Percona Monitoring and Management

Percona announces the release of Percona Monitoring and Management 1.0.7.
The Percona Monitoring and Management Server (PMM) is distributed through Docker Hub, PMM Client – through tarball or system packages. The instructions for installing or upgrading PMM are available in the documentation.
PMM Server changelog

Added new widgets and graphs to “PXC/Galera Graphs” dashboard.
Fixed hostgroup filtering for […]

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