Percona XtraBackup - Documentation¶
Percona XtraBackup is an open-source hot backup utility for MySQL - based servers that doesn’t lock your database during the backup.
It can back up data from InnoDB, XtraDB, and MyISAM tables on MySQL 5.1 , 5.5, 5.6 and 5.7 servers, as well as Percona Server with XtraDB. For a high-level overview of many of its advanced features, including a feature comparison, please see About Percona XtraBackup.
Whether it is a 24x7 highly loaded server or a low-transaction-volume environment, Percona XtraBackup is designed to make backups a seamless procedure without disrupting the performance of the server in a production environment. Commercial support contracts are available.
Tutorials, Recipes, How-tos¶
- The xtrabackup Option Reference
- The innobackupex Option Reference
- The xbcloud Binary
- The xbcrypt binary
- The xbstream binary
- Known issues and limitations
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Percona XtraBackup 2.4 Release Notes
- Index of files created by Percona XtraBackup
- Trademark Policy
- Version checking