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


Aug 27, 2018

Deep Dive into the RDS PostgreSQL Universe

Jignesh Shah (Amazon Web Services) delivers the talk, "Deep Dive into the RDS PostgreSQL Universe", on Day 2 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2018, 4/25, at Santa Clara, CA.

In this session, we will deep dive into the exciting features of Amazon RDS for PostgreSQL, including new versions of PostgreSQL releases, new extensions, and larger instances. We will also show benchmarks of new RDS instance types and...

Percona Live SessionsCloudHigh AvailabilityScalability


Aug 23, 2018

Highway Safety: Street Signs to Watch For When Running Galera Clusters

Marco Nicosia (Pivotal Software) delivers the talk, "Highway Safety: Street Signs to Watch For When Running Galera Clusters", on DAY 2 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2018, 4/25, at Santa Clara, CA.

Planning to run MySQL, but want HA or horizontal scaling? Galera seems like the perfect fit! It can be, so long as your developers are aware of several important hazards. Galera's documentation hints at these, but...

Percona Live SessionsContainers and AutomationMySQLScalabilityMySQL-related Technologies


Aug 23, 2018

Aurora PostgreSQL Deep Dive

Grant McAlister (Amazon Web Services) delivers the talk, "Aurora PostgreSQL Deep Dive", on DAY 2 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2018, 4/25, at Santa Clara, CA.

In this session, we will dive deep into the unique features and changes that make up Aurora PostgreSQL - including understanding the architectural differences that contribute to improved scalability, availability, and durability. Some of the items that...

Percona Live SessionsPostgreSQLCloudScalabilityCloud Solutions


Aug 20, 2018

Migrating to Vitess at (Slack) Scale

Michael Demmer (Slack) delivers the talk, "Migrating to Vitess at (Slack) Scale", on DAY 2 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2018, 4/25, at Santa Clara, CA.

MySQL is the backbone of Slack's data storage infrastructure, handling billions of queries per day across thousands of sharded database hosts. We are the midst of migrating this system to use Vitess' flexible sharding and topology management instead of...

Percona Live SessionsMySQLPerformanceScalabilityMySQL-related Technologies


Aug 20, 2018

How We Managed to Scale Percona XtraDB Cluster (Up to 10x)

Krunal Bauskar (Percona) delivers the talk, "How We Managed to Scale Percona XtraDB Cluster (Up to 10x)", on DAY 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2018, 4/24, at Santa Clara, CA.

In this session, we will explore how we managed to scale Percona XtraDB Cluster. What major issues we found and how we fixed them (a technical walkthrough). What added advantages this optimization had on overall product, and how...

Percona Live SessionsMySQLPercona Open Source SoftwarePercona XtraDB ClusterScalability


Aug 13, 2018

Scaling a High-Traffic Database: Moving Tables Across Clusters

Bryana Knight (GitHub) delivers the talk, "Scaling a High-Traffic Database: Moving Tables Across Clusters", on DAY 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2018, 4/24, at Santa Clara, CA.

While GitHub isn't the biggest database around in terms of the amount of data we hold in MySQL, it is among the top 50 busiest sites on the internet. Facing an immediate need to distribute load, we came up with creative ways to move...

Percona Live SessionsMySQLReplicationMonitoring and OperationsScalability


Aug 13, 2018

How Microsoft Built MySQL, PostgreSQL and MariaDB for the Cloud

Jun Su (Microsoft) delivers the talk, "How Microsoft Built MySQL, PostgreSQL and MariaDB for the Cloud", on DAY 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2018, 4/24, at Santa Clara, CA.

Offering MySQL, PostgreSQL and MariaDB database services in the cloud is different than doing so on-premise. Latency, connection redirection, optimal performance configuration are just a few challenges. In this session, Jun Su will...

Percona Live SessionsPostgreSQLCloudMariaDBMySQLPerformance OptimizationScalabilityCloud Solutions


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