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...

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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...

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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...

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