Percona XtraDB Cluster / Galera in Practice (Part 2)

Replication and High Availability Strategies
22 April 1:30pm - 4:30pm @ Ballroom E

This is a full day tutorial

This tutorial will utilize laptop-based VMs to guide attendees through the basics of setup and administration of XtraDB cluster. Covered topics will be:

  • Migration from standard mysql to xtradb cluster
  • Configuration differences between standard mysql and xtradb cluster
  • Monitoring cluster node states
  • Adding nodes to the cluster and various SST methods
  • Setting up load balancing for Xtradb cluster
  • Cluster maintenance
  • Examples of the types of locking different clients can expect to see in Xtradb cluster if writing to multiple nodes.

This talk will require attendees have a reasonably powerful laptop and Virtualbox installed.


Jay Janssen
Managing Principal Architect, Percona
Jay Janssen started using MySQL in the 3.23 days, but honed his skills during 7 years at Yahoo as a High Availability Consultant specializing in MySQL. He joined Percona in 2011 and is a Managing Consultant there specializing in Percona XtraDB Cluster and High Availability architectures. He tweets at @jayjanssen
Seppo Jaakola
CEO, Codership
Database replication specialist, with long track record of developing various replication and clustering solutions for MySQL and PostgreSQL databases. Currently holding CEO position at Codership, working for Galera open source project with the target of developing a universally applicable synchronous multi-master replication solution.