Jan 21, 2021

MariaDB Observability

A broken MariaDB means a broken Application, so maintaining insights in MariaDB operational performance is critical. Thankfully MariaDB offers a lot in terms of observability to resolve problems quickly and get great insights into opportunities for optimization.

In this talk, we will cover the most important observability improvements in MariaDB ranging from Performance Schema and Information Schema to enhanced error logging and...


Dec 18, 2020

The Open Source Alternative to Paying for MongoDB

Please join Barrett Chambers, Percona Solutions Engineer, for an engaging webinar on MongoDB vs. Open Source.

Many organization require Enterprise subscriptions for the coverage and features that it provide. However, many are unaware that there is an open source alternative offering all the features and benefits of a MongoDB Enterprise subscription without the licensing fees. In this talk, we will cover features that make Percona...


Dec 18, 2020

Why PostgreSQL Is Becoming A Migration Target For Enterprise

Note: This Webinar will be presented in Korean

The adoption and market share of PostgreSQL is growing rapidly. This isn't just limited to new installations of applications with PostgreSQL, there are also a large number of migrations from other database systems. In this webinar we will be discussing the main reasons that businesses are choosing, and migrating to, PostgreSQL, and why it is becoming a preferred open-source...


Dec 15, 2020

How To Measure Linux Performance Wrong

Don't miss out! Join Peter Zaitsev, Percona CEO, as he discusses Linux performance measurement.

In this webinar, Peter will look at typical mistakes measuring or interpreting Linux Performance. He'll discuss whether you should use LoadAvg to assess if your CPU is overloaded or Disk Utilization to see if your disks are overloaded. In addition, he'll delve into a number of other metrics that are often misunderstood and/or misused...

Monitoring and Operations

Nov 23, 2020

Converting MongoDB to Percona Server for MongoDB

We invite you to join members of the Percona Solution Engineering Team as they walk through the task of migrating a MongoDB database to Percona Server for MongoDB (PSMDB).
By the end of this hands-on workshop you should feel comfortable with:
  • Uninstalling MongoDB
  • Installing Percona Server for MongoDB
  • Converting a stand-alone MongoDB server to Percona Server for MongoDB
  • Adding a Percona Server for...


Nov 19, 2020

Moving MongoDB to the Cloud: Strategies and Points To Consider

There are many potential benefits moving to the cloud such as increasing resources on the fly, multi-region infrastructure, and hardware maintenance to mention only a few. On the other hand, there are critical points such as security (the latest was MEOW attack), vendor lock-in, performance issues such as latency and downtime is still a possibility even in the cloud. In this session let's talk about some of the advantages and issues when...


Nov 11, 2020

Google Cloud Platform: MySQL at Scale with Reliable HA

Google Cloud Platform (GCP), with it’s CloudSQL offering, has become a leading platform for database-as-a-service workload deployments for many organizations. Scale and High Availability have surfaced as primary goals for many of these deployments. Unfortunately, the attainment of these objectives has been challenging. Often, the answer has been to simply add more CloudSQL databases. Many, however, have found a better solution in Percona’s...

CloudMySQLHigh Availability

Nov 3, 2020

Engineering Data Reliably Using SLO Theory - Emily Gorcenski - Percona Live ONLINE 2020

Not so long ago, operations specialists worked much like today's data engineers do: with specialized skills, they were the people who kept sites running, who responded to emergencies, and who—unfortunately—spent much of their time dealing with incidents and other "fires." When the DevOps revolution came, this began to change.

Better tools, better practices, and better culture shaped how Ops folks worked. A subset of that DevOps...

Open Source Database

Nov 3, 2020

Revision Control for Structured Data - Gavin Mendel Gleason - Percona Live ONLINE 2020

Revision control for source code - and especially Git - has caused a great leap forward in software development and delivery.

A similar revolution has not yet taken place in data. This talk will discuss the various #OpenSource #databases that are approaching this problem, the underlying architectures and challenges in building both a 'Git for data' and a 'GitHub for data'.

It will posit that to be a true collaboration and...

Open Source Database

Nov 3, 2020

What If We Could Use Machine Learning Models as Tables? - Jorge Torres - Percona Live ONLINE 2020

In most machine learning tasks, one has to first organize data in some form and then turn it into information about the problem that needs to be solved.

One could say that the requirement to train many machine learning algorithms is information, not just data. Given that most of the world's structured and semi-structured data (information) lives in databases, it makes sense to bring ML capabilities straight to the databases...

Open Source Database