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.

Percona Live SessionsMySQLPercona Server


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...

MySQLPercona MySQL WebinarsPercona Server


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...

Percona Live SessionsMariaDBMySQLReplicationSecurityPercona ServerMySQL-related Technologies


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....

MongoDBMySQLPercona MySQL WebinarsMonitoring and OperationsPercona Open Source SoftwarePercona ServerPercona XtraDB ClusterPercona ToolkitPercona XtraBackupMySQL-related TechnologiesNoSQL


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...

MySQLPercona MySQL WebinarsPercona Server


May 9, 2017

Percona Server: Key Performance Algorithms

Laurynas Biveinis (Percona) delivers his talk, "Percona Server: Key Performance Algorithms", on DAY 3 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, 4/27, at Santa Clara, CA.

We will discuss selected areas of Percona Server for MySQL 5.7 internals that is mostly related to InnoDB buffer pool management and flushing, from a performance and scalability point of view.

We will describe the motivation behind the...

Percona Live SessionsMySQLPercona Server


May 8, 2017

Placing Databases @ Uber

Casper Kejlberg-Rasmussen, Software Developer, Uber delivers his talk, "Placing Databases @ Uber", on DAY 3 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, 4/27, at Santa Clara, CA.

At Uber we have many thousands of MySQL databases running inside of Docker containers on thousands of hosts. When deciding exactly which host a database should run on it is important that you avoid hosts running databases of the same cluster...

Percona Live SessionsBusiness / Case StudyMySQLOperationsPerformancePercona ServerOperations


May 5, 2017

MySQL GTID Implementation, Maintenance, and Best Practices - The Short Version

Mark Filipi (SurveyMonkey), Brian Cain (Dropbox) delivers his talk, "MySQL GTID Implementation, Maintenance, and Best Practices - The Short Version", on DAY 2 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, 4/26, at Santa Clara, CA.

Many MySQL shops have made the transition from MySQL 5.5 to 5.6 in the last few years, but GTID (global transaction identifier) implementation has often been considered too difficult or...

Percona Live SessionsMySQLPercona Server


May 5, 2017

Understanding all the Options for Replica-sets and Replication Patterns

Bimal Kharel, Senior Technical Services Engineer, Percona delivers his talk, "Understanding all the Options for Replica-sets and Replication Patterns", on DAY 2 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, 4/26, at Santa Clara, CA.

MongoDB Replication Tags, hidden notes, priority, votes and more are some of the least understood parts of MongoDB. We will talk about these how to consider using them or not using them,...

Percona Live SessionsMongoDBMongoDB 101OperationsPercona ServerConfigurationOperations


May 5, 2017

Rolling out a Database-as-a-Service layer at Ghent University

Matthias Crauwels, Developer / DBA, Ghent University delivers his talk, "Rolling out a Database-as-a-Service layer at Ghent University", on DAY 2 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, 4/26, at Santa Clara, CA.

Currently we are starting to roll out of a new MySQL database layer on our own private cloud. We are the 2nd largest university in Belgium and we have a wide variety of applications running on MySQL....

Percona Live SessionsBusiness / Case StudyMySQLOperationsPercona ServerPercona XtraBackupBackup and Recovery


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