Tag - Training

Percona at WebConf Riga 2010

My colleague Aleksandr Kuzminsky will be speaking at WebConf Riga 2010 next month on XtraBackup: Hot Backups and More and Recovery of Lost or Corrupted InnoDB Tables.
WebConf is the first big conference of its kind in the Baltic states (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania) and we are very happy to be participating.
In addition to Aleksandr’s talks, […]

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Instrumentation and the cost of Foreign Keys

I occasionally get in to light arguments healthy discussions with students about whether or not to use Foreign Key constraints on InnoDB tables.  My standard response has always been: “it depends on how much of a tradeoff you are willing to make for performance. In some situations the cost can be considerable”.
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Percona talks at OpenSQL Camp this weekend

Four Perconians (perconites?) will be at OpenSQL Camp in Sankt Augustin, Germany this weekend presenting talks on:

Recovery of Lost or Corrupted InnoDB Tables
Keep your MySQL backend online no matter what
XtraDB — InnoDB on steroids
Xtrabackup for MySQL

If you would like to stop by and say hello, we are Aleksandr, Istvan, Morgan and Aurimas (pictures here).
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Announcing Training for Operations Teams

We’re opening up registration for our new training courses today.  In short: we are moving from two days to a new four-day format.  The new additions are created by:

Splitting our current InnoDB day in half. We now have one day for DBAs, and one day just on InnoDB topics.
A new Operations Day – covering […]

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Announcing New Training Venues for May-August

We’ve just launched training for London, Seattle, San Francisco, Atlanta, Orlando, Columbus, Dallas, San Diego, Denver, Minneapolis, New York City, Chicago & Washington DC.  This is in addition to Los Angeles, Raleigh & Toronto – which had previously been scheduled.
If you organize a meetup group in one of these cities, get in touch.  In […]

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