Mar 27, 2020

When is MyRocks Good?

In this talk, we'll walk through RocksDB technology and look into situations where MyRocks is a good fit verses other engines such as InnoDB. We will go over internals, benchmarks, and tuning of MyRocks engine. We will also explore the benefits of using MyRocks within the MySQL ecosystem. Attendees will leave with solid knowledge of the latest development tools and integrations within MySQL.

MySQLOperationsPerformance Optimization

Jan 24, 2020

How to Upgrade to MySQL 8 Like a Boss

During this webinar, we will review the MySQL 8.0 upgrade process. In this deep dive session, we will review the latest version of MySQL 8.0, discuss upgrade challenges, bugs, gotchas and how to successfully upgrade to MySQL 8.0.


Jan 8, 2020

The Pros and Cons of PCI/DSS Certification with MySQL

This talk uncovers which tools/plugins/settings you need to use to comply with PCI/DSS when using MySQL. Gain a solid grasp of the possibilities, as well as the limitations, MySQL offers to someone looking to become PCI/DSS certified.


Dec 9, 2019

Introduction to MySQL Query Tuning for DevOps

MySQL does its best to return requested bytes as fast as possible. However, it needs human help to identify what is important and should be accessed in the first place. Queries, written smartly, can significantly outperform automatically generated ones. Indexes and Optimizer statistics, not limited to the Histograms only, help increase the speed of the query.


Oct 25, 2019

What is new in Percona Monitoring and Management 2?

Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) is a free, open source platform that supports MySQL, MariaDB, MongoDB, and PostgreSQL environments; providing detailed time-based analysis of your data. PMM allows you to embrace multiple database options and can be used on-premises and in the cloud.

Our recent major upgrade to PMM2 gives you far greater Query Analytics performance and usability and enables you to monitor much larger...

Percona Monitoring and ManagementOperations

Jun 17, 2019

Squash That Old Bug

Daniel Black (IBM) delivers the talk, "Squash That Old Bug", on DAY 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2019, 5/29, at Austin, TX.

MySQL and MariaDB have a long list of old, potentially trivial bugs that are annoying if you hit them. No one's really bothered to fix them, so why not you? It doesn't take a large amount of C/C++ knowledge to pick out an old bug and build/test a MySQL/MariaDB patch to fix an old bug...

Percona Live SessionsMariaDBMySQLOperations

Aug 27, 2018

Database Management in Groupon

Mani Subramanian (Groupon) delivers the talk, "Database Management in Groupon", on DAY 2 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2018, 4/25, at Santa Clara, CA.


In the current world, most of the Database Administration tasks were repeatable. The challenge is to avoid repeated works by automating/script the task for efficient time management. In Groupon, we use Opensource databases MySQL and PostgreSQL...

Percona Live SessionsContainers and AutomationPostgreSQLMySQLOperationsMySQL-related Technologies

May 9, 2017

Meet Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7

Krunal Bauskar, Software Engineer (PXC Lead) from Percona delivers their talk, "Meet Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7", on DAY 2 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, 4/26, at Santa Clara, CA.

Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7 is our latest offering in the clustering space. GAed 6 months, back it has lots of new features and list continues to grow.

* Cluster safe mode: To get rid of those errors due to experimental...

Percona Live SessionsMySQLReplicationHigh AvailabilityOperationsReplication

May 9, 2017

Scaling your time series data with Newts

Jesse White, CTO from The OpenNMS Group Inc. delivers their talk, "Scaling your time series data with Newts", on DAY 1 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, 4/25, at Santa Clara, CA.

Today's datasets are growing at an exponential rate. Collection, storage, analysis, and reporting are becoming more challenging, and the results more valued. A decade ago, RRDTool's algorithms were well suited to our requirements...

Percona Live SessionsNoSQLMonitoring and OperationsOperations

May 8, 2017

Barefoot From MySQL to Cassandra and Back, and Where to Stub Your Toes

Solomon Chang, MySQL DBA, Tivo delivers his talk, "Barefoot From MySQL to Cassandra and Back, and Where to Stub Your Toes", on DAY 3 of the Percona Live Open Source Database Conference 2017, 4/27, at Santa Clara, CA.

So you're trying to migrate your MySQL infrastructure to Cassandra. You've seen that Cassandra can use tables just like your favorite RDBMS, and even has a Query Language that looks functionally identical to SQL....

Percona Live SessionsMySQLNoSQLOperationsConfigurationOperationsNoSQL