Aug 19, 2020

Building Enterprise Grade PostgreSQL using Percona distribution for PostgreSQL

Avi Vallarapu present "Building an Enterprise Grade PostgreSQL using open source solutions"

"I migrated from a proprietary database software to PostgreSQL. I am curious to know whether I can get the same features I used to have in the proprietary database software". The market coined the term "enterprise grade" or "enterprise ready" to differentiate products and service offerings for licensed database software. For example: there...


Aug 5, 2020

Database Challenges: Open Source Vs. Open Core

Join Peter Zaitsev, CEO at Percona, as he discusses database challenges and the concepts of open source and open core. Over the years open source companies have tried to bring products to market and maximize their revenue streams. To date the most popular open source business model remains “Open Core”. But is open core software still open source? Or is it a freemium model designed to separate you from your money? Not all companies...

Open Source Database

Jul 27, 2020

Multi-Primary Replication Solutions for PostgreSQL

Join Ibrar Ahmed, Sr. Software Engineer, Percona, as he discusses the concept of multi-primary replication and elaborates on the well-known multi-master replication available.
Scalability can be achieved horizontally or vertically. Vertical scalability means adding more resources/hardware to existing nodes to enhance the capability of the database to store and process more data, for example, adding a new process, memory, or disk to an...

PostgreSQLHigh AvailabilityPerformance Optimization

Jul 22, 2020

The State of Data Platforms and Becoming Data-Driven

Data growth is expected to skyrocket for the foreseeable future, so what are enterprises to do? How can organizations leverage all their data to become a data-driven enterprise? It begins at the data layer—the place where the data lives. In this session, we will discuss current database landscape, trends, and how organizations can leverage the right data platform environment that will most prepare them to leverage their data, opening the...

Open Source DatabaseOperationsScalability

Jul 22, 2020

The Five Trends That Will Change Your Database Infrastructure in 2020 and Beyond

Databases manage your company's most critical asset: data. There are several issues and trends that could transform or even break your database infrastructure in the next 18 to 24 months by limiting access, availability, or even the safety of your data. Matt explores these trends and helps prepare you for the next wave of database changes that will force companies to evolve their strategies.

OperationsScalabilityCloud Solutions

Jul 22, 2020

Cloud-Native Databases for Cloud-Native Applications? How It Enables Increased User Productivity

Everywhere you look cloud-native and microservice-based applications are popping up. Research points to these becoming the de facto standard for application development. Designing cloud-native applications require careful planning and consideration around the database layer. Build your databases out incorrectly, and you could be in for slowdowns, availability issues, and increased complexity. Peter talks about how a new wave of technology...

Open Source DatabaseCloud Solutions

Jul 22, 2020

The Future of Databases in the Cloud - Tony Baer

Enterprises are looking to the cloud to simplify IT and support business agility, and many are looking at managed Database-as-a-Service so they can shift their attention from running databases to business innovation. But for organizations unable to move their data to a public cloud, many are considering hybrid or private cloud platforms as alternatives. The question for database managers is whether hybrid cloud platforms can provide the...

Open Source DatabaseCloud Solutions

Jul 17, 2020

MySQL 8 Observability

Join Peter Zaitsev, Percona CEO, as he discusses MySQL 8 Observability.

Broken MySQL means broken Application, so maintaining insights in MySQL operational performance is critical. Thankfully MySQL 8 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 most important observability improvements in MySQL 8 ranging from Performance...


Jul 16, 2020

Modern Solutions for Modern Database Load: MySQL 8.0 and Percona Improvements

Join Sveta Smirnova, MySQL Engineer at Percona, as she discusses modern solutions for modern database loads.

MySQL is famous for working well in highly performing environments. This is the reason why it is the most popular backend for web applications. But our view of what to call high-performance changes over the cycles. Every year we get faster data transfer speed; more devices, connected to the Internet; more users and, as a...

MySQLPercona ServerOperations

Jul 16, 2020

How Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) Improves Database Security

Data breaches seem to be a daily occurrence, so much so that seeing an article about the latest company to fall victim draws little attention outside of those immediately impacted. That is of course unless that company is yours and data security is your responsibility! While companies continue to invest heavily in fortifying networks with firewalls and event monitors, spend heavily on user education, and add layer after layer of...

SecurityPercona Monitoring and Management