Akshay Suryawanshi

Remote DBA, Regional Lead APAC, Percona

Akshay Suryawanshi, joined Percona in the month of March 2013. He began his role as a Support Engineer and then moved to the fast growing Remote DBA team. Before joining Percona he worked as a MySQL DBA managing more than a dozen clients. He specializes in MySQL internals especially InnoDB and frequently blogs about it at mysqlunlimited.blogspot.com. Akshay has done Bachelor of Science specialized in Information technology, OCP certified in Oracle earlier in his career. He currently stays at Mumbai, India, which is the economic capital of India and one of the largest cities in the world.


This is a hands-on tutotial on setting up MySQL monitoring for your production systems using Nagios (the main focus), Cacti and briefly Zabbix. The tutorial is based on the real best practice from Percona Remote DBA team and proven over time. Topics and tasks to be covered: * Active and passive monitoring with Nagios * Monitoring OS parameters of MySQL server * Monitoring MySQL service,... [read more]