Jun 19, 2019

Percona Server for MySQL 8.0

Laurynas Biveinis (Percona) delivers the talk, "Percona Server for MySQL 8.0", on DAY 2 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2019, 5/30, at Austin, TX.

We will discuss the state of Percona Server for MySQL 8.0, now GA, and current developments around it.

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Aug 28, 2018

Forking or Branching – Lessons from the MySQL Community

Please watch Percona’s CEO, Peter Zaitsev as he presents Forking or Branching – Lessons from the MySQL Community.

The MySQL Community offers a great example of various forks and branches, with MariaDB being the most well-known fork, and companies like Percona, Facebook and Alibaba maintaining their own branches.

In this presentation we will look at the history of MySQL, what are the causes of MySQL forking and branching as...

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Aug 27, 2018

MySQL/Percona Server/MariaDB Server security features overview

Colin Charles (Percona) delivers the talk, "MySQL/Percona Server/MariaDB Server security features overview", on DAY 2 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2018, 4/25, at Santa Clara, CA.

With MySQL 8, security models have changed (and they have been getting better since 5.6 & 5.7). This means there is diversion with MariaDB Server 10.0 and greater (being a fork). The bonus is that Percona Server for MySQL is...

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Mar 8, 2018

Percona Software News and Roadmap Update

Come and listen to Percona CEO Peter Zaitsev discuss what’s new in Percona open source software, including Percona Server for MySQL and MongoDB, Percona XtraBackup, Percona Toolkit, Percona XtraDB Cluster and Percona Monitoring and Management.

During this webinar Peter will talk about newly released features in Percona software, show a few quick demos and share with you highlights from the Percona open source software roadmap....

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Sep 12, 2017

Differences between MariaDB and MySQL

Are they syntactically similar? Where do these two query languages differ? Why would I use one over the other?

MariaDB is on the path of gradually diverging from MySQL. One obvious example is the internal data dictionary currently under development for MySQL 8. This is a major change to the way metadata is stored and used within the server, and MariaDB doesn’t have an equivalent feature. Implementing this feature could mark the...

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