Nov 05, 2018
 Percona Live Open Source Database Conference Europe 2018
  Vinicius Grippa, Fernando Laudares Camargos, Michael Coburn

This is a hands-on tutorial covers how to set up monitoring for MySQL, MongoDB, and PostgreSQL database servers using the Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) platform.

PMM is an open-source collection of tools for managing and monitoring MySQL, MongoDB, and PosgreSQL performance. It provides thorough time-based analysis for database servers to ensure that they work as efficiently as possible.

You will learn about:

- MySQL, MongoDB, and PostgreSQL monitoring best practices
- Metrics and time series
- Data collection, management and visualization tools
- Monitoring deployment
- How to use graphs to spot performance issues
- Query analytics for MySQL and MongoDB
- Alerting using Grafana
- Trending and capacity planning
- How to monitor HA

Please bring a laptop with an ssh client as you will be connecting to a Cloud-provisioned instance on which you will deploy PMM.



About the Authors

Vinicius Grippa

Vinicius joined Percona Support Engineer team in 2017. Vinicius has a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science. He has a passion for technology and databases systems. In the free time, like to watch movies and is a fan of Lord of the Rings.
 

Fernando Laudares Camargos

Fernando joined Percona in early 2013 after working 8 years for a Canadian company specialized in offering services based in open source technologies. Fernando's work experience includes the architecture, deployment and maintenance of IT infrastructures based on Linux, open source software and a layer of server virtualization. From the basic services such as DHCP & DNS to identity management systems, but also including backup routines, configuration management tools and thin-clients. He's now focusing on the universe of MySQL with a particular interest in understanding the intricacies of database systems. Fernando lives in the island of Florianópolis, Brazil, with his wife and kids. He enjoys spending time with them doing whatever activity they choose and resort to swimming, cycling and running in his search of balance to a life surrounded by computers. He also has a personal interest in education in general and loves to discuss the subject.
 

Michael Coburn

Michael joined Percona as a Consultant in 2012, and progressed through various roles including Managing Consultant, Principal Architect, Technical Account Manager, and Technical Support Engineer, and is now leading the Product Management of Percona Monitoring and Management.