Tate McDaniel

Tate McDaniel

Tate McDaniel

MySQL DBA, Percona


Tate joined Percona in June 2017 as a Remote MySQL DBA. He holds a Bachelors degree in Information Systems and Decision Strategies from LSU. He has 10+ years of experience working with MySQL and operations management. His great love is application query tuning. In his off time, he races sailboats, travels the Caribbean by sailboat, and drives all over in an RV.

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Migrating to Aurora and Monitoring with PMM

AWS Aurora is one of the promising cloud-based RDBMS Solution. The main reason for the Aurora success is because it's based on InnoDB storage engine.

In this session, We are going to talk about how can you plan for Aurora migration in an efficient way using Terraform & Percona Products. We will be sharing our Terraform code to launch AWS Aurora clusters, tricks to check data consistency, migration path and effective monitoring using PMM.

The abstract of the session includes :

1. Why AWS Aurora? Future of AWS Aurora?

2. Build Aurora Infra
i. Using Terraform (Without Data)
ii. Restore Using Terraform & Percona XtraBackup (Using AWS S3 Bucket)

3. Verify data Consistency

4. Aurora Migration
i. 1:1 Migration
ii. Many:1 migration using Percona Server multi-source replication

5. Show Benchmarks and PMM dashboard

6. Demo

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