Nov 3, 2020

Between Toothpicks and Steel: Scaling for Real People - Kyle J Davis - Percona Live ONLINE 2020

Most software engineers would make terrible civil engineers. A software engineer tasked with building a bridge in the middle of nowhere might say “I heard that the George Washington Bridge in NYC gets 103 million vehicles per year, what if my bridge got 104 million vehicles? The George Washington Bridge has the best practice!”

In reality, most of us are building applications that operate squarely between the scale of one person...


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

Jun 9, 2020

MySQL Ecosystem in 2020

Join Alkin Tezusal, Percona Technical Expert, as he covers the past, present and future of MySQL as an Open Source Database.

During this webinar he will discuss:
  • Use cases of MySQL as well as edge cases of MySQL topologies using real-life examples and "war" stories
  • How scalability and proxy wars make MySQL topologies more robust to serve webscale shops
  • Open-source tools, utilities, and surrounding MySQL...


May 26, 2020

Unbounded scale: Using Vitess for scaling write intensive workloads - Percona Live Online 2020

Unbounded scale: using Vitess for scaling write intensive workloads by Morgan Tocker, Daniel Guzman Burgos
Scaling very large MySQL applications is the ultimate challenge, and there's no native solution for it. Since vertical scaling is not sustainable in time, horizontal scaling is the smartest move. Sharding issues within MySQL are not trivial but also not imposible. We will discuss thoses issues and how Vitess handle those to...

Percona Live SessionsMySQLScalability

May 20, 2020

Percona/PlanetScale Present: Introduction to Vitess on Kubernetes for MySQL

During this joint webinar our speakers, Alkin Tezuysal, Technical Expert at Percona and Sugu Sougoumarane, Co-Founder and CTO at PlanetScale will provide attendees with hands-on experience using Vitess using Kubernetes. They will start by providing a quick overview of Vitess - including key concepts and terminology, and then describe the deployment options for both in Kubernetes.

    The hands-on exercises will cover many of the...

MySQLBackup and RecoveryScalability

Apr 24, 2020

The Evolution of PostgreSQL Partitioning

PostgreSQL Partitioning has evolved in different versions of PostgreSQL and now has solid scalability features. PostgreSQL has three different kinds of partitioning: Range, List, and Hash Partitioning. This webinar will cover the basics of all kinds of Partitioning and all the improvements done in the PostgreSQL releases. We will also review examples of how partitioning works in real-life uses cases.


May 3, 2019

How to horizontally scale MySQL with TiDB while avoiding sharding issues

Watch Percona CEO Peter Zaitsev and PingCAP Senior Product and Community Manager Morgan Tocker as they present “How to horizontally scale MySQL with TiDB while avoiding sharding issues".

In this joint webinar, PingCAP will provide an introduction and overview of TiDB, tailored for those with a strong background in MySQL. PingCAP will use MySQL as an example to explain various implementation details of TiDB and translate...

MySQLPercona MySQL WebinarsScalability

Oct 10, 2018

Enterprise-Grade PostgreSQL: Built on Open Source Tools

Please watch Percona’s PostgreSQL Support Technical Lead, Avinash Vallarapu; Senior Support Engineer, Fernando Laudares; and Senior Support Engineer, Jobin Augustine, as they demonstrate an enterprise-grade PostgreSQL environment built using a combination of open source tools and extensions.

The solution starts with building a secure PostgreSQL environment, tuning the database for the production workload, building a high...

PostgreSQLPercona MySQL WebinarsHigh AvailabilityScalability

Aug 27, 2018

Building a Transactional Key-Value Store That Scales to 100+ Nodes

Liu Tang (PingCAP) delivers the talk, "Building a Transactional Key-Value Store That Scales to 100+ Nodes", on DAY 2 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2018, 4/25, at Santa Clara, CA.

As a distributed key-value storage engine, TiKV supports strong data consistency, auto-horizontal scalability, and ACID transaction. Many users are now using TiKV directly in production as the replacement of other key-value storage...

Percona Live SessionsStorageScalability