Using MySQL replication gives you an opportunity to scale out read queries. However, MySQL replication is asynchronous so the slave may fall behind. This webinar shows the correct ways to check when the slave is safe to query and how to architect your PHP application to adapt dynamically when the slave is out of sync.

Presented by Bill Karwin at Percona Webinars - January 23, 2013.

Stored Under: Percona MySQL Webinars, Best Practices, Configuration, Operations, Query Tuning and Optimization, Replication, Scalability, MySQL-related Technologies