Press Releases 2015
Our 2015 press releases in reverse chronological order:
Percona Acquires Tokutek - Becomes First Vendor to Offer Both MySQL and MongoDB Software and Solutions
Acquisition Enables Percona to Expand and Extend Offerings, Dramatically Improving Database Performance While Lowering Total Cost of Ownership for Customers
Percona Live MySQL Conference & Expo, Santa Clara, Calif. – April 14, 2015 – Percona, the company that delivers enterprise-class MySQL® and MongoDB® solutions and services, today announced its acquisition of Tokutek. Known as a premier high-performance database company, Tokutek has delivered Big Data processing power across two of the most important Open Source data management platforms, MySQL® and MongoDB®. The acquisition, which includes the Tokutek distribution of MongoDB®, called TokuMX™, positions Percona to offer design, service, support and remote management for both MySQL and a market-leading, ACID-compliant NoSQL database from one of the most trusted companies in the industry.
Percona Care Sets New Standard for Flexible, Affordable Database Optimization and Technical Support for MySQL Environments
DURHAM, North Carolina – April 7, 2015 – Percona, the company that makes MySQL and OpenStack faster and more reliable, today announced Percona Care, a new standard for flexible, affordable database optimization and technical support for MySQL environments. Percona Care bundles existing Percona Support services into a flexible, tiered solution that lets any company choose their best value options for analyzing, tuning, supporting and managing their business-critical MySQL and hybrid application environments.
More Sessions, More Value, More Fun, and “The Woz” at the Fourth Annual Percona Live MySQL Conference and Expo 2015
DURHAM, North Carolina – March 31, 2015 – Percona, the company that makes MySQL and OpenStack faster and more reliable, today announced the final details of the fourth annual Percona Live MySQL Conference & Expo 2015 to be held April 13-16, 2015, at The Hyatt Regency Santa Clara and Santa Clara Convention Center. The breadth of this year’s conference, which includes OpenStack Live 2015 on April 13 and 14, is extraordinary. In addition to keynote addresses presented by representatives from Facebook, Oracle, Continuent (a VMware company), MariaDB Corporation, Yahoo, ObjectRocket at Rackspace, Tesora and Percona, Silicon Valley icon and philanthropist Steve Wozniak, known as “The Woz,” will participate in a moderated Q&A on creativity and innovation. This year’s conferences have also expanded to a total of 179 sessions, including 19 MySQL and OpenStack tutorials, 120 50-minute MySQL and OpenStack breakout sessions, 14 25-minute MySQL focus sessions, and 26 sessions in the new MySQL 101 track.
Fourth Annual Percona Live MySQL Conference and Expo 2015 Features New 25-Minute Sessions and MySQL 101 Program
DURHAM, North Carolina – Feb. 2, 2015 – Percona, the company that makes MySQL and OpenStack faster and more reliable, today announced the appointment of Jim Doherty to Chief Marketing Officer. Doherty is responsible for the company’s global brand and marketing strategy execution as well as Percona’s training and educational programs and conferences.