Percona white papers present information on a variety of topics, such as in-depth analyses and recommendations for common issues faced by database developers and administrators. The results of our benchmarking tests on software and hardware solutions are also presented. Where appropriate, Percona white papers present best practice recommendations that are based on our in-depth experience developed through working with leading technology users.

How Solid Database Planning Can Future Proof Your Business

Companies thrive on great ideas. A great idea for an application is often the start of an exciting and profitable new business enterprise.

SolutionDatabase DesignDatabase InfrastructurePerformance Optimization

Entering the New World of Database Technologies

From the rise of cloud computing, machine learning, and automation, to the impact of growing real-time and self-service demands, the world of database management continues to evolve.

TechnologiesDatabase DesignDatabase InfrastructureCloud

The Hidden Costs of Not Properly Managing Your Databases

Companies are increasingly embracing database automation and the advantages offered by the cloud.

TechnologiesDatabase DesignCloud

When is Percona Software the Right Choice?

We understand that choosing open source software for your business can be a potential minefield. You need to select the best available options, which fully support and adapt to your changing needs.


Why Developers Prefer MongoDB

Modern developers are faced with the task of operating in an exceedingly competitive business environment.


Do I Need Support, Consulting, Managed DBA Services, or Training?

There are lots of open source database options out there for you. People often wonder how they will know which is the right fit for their needs.

MariaDBPostgreSQLMongoDBMySQLPercona ConsultingPercona DBA for Google CloudPercona DBA for Microsoft AzureUnlimited Server SupportPercona DBA for AWSPercona DBA for MySQL

On-Premises, IaaS, PaaS, DBaaS, Serverless

When planning out a new or changed application backend environment, or migrating to another backend environment, there are lots of decisions that need to be made. One of the first is which database product or products best suit your needs.

TechnologiesOpen Source Database

Efficient Point-in-Time Recovery in PostgreSQL

Businesses rely on the availability of their applications and underlying data. In fact, 93% of companies responding to a recent survey state rate data as critical to their business success.

PostgreSQLDatabase BackupData Recovery

Why Choose PostgreSQL?

PostgreSQL is a powerful, 100% free and open source, object-relational database system, with over 30 years of active development. It has a strong reputation for reliability, feature robustness, and performance.

PostgreSQLPerformance Optimization

Why Choose MongoDB?

MongoDB is the most popular NoSQL database option. How do you know when it makes sense to use it over another database?

MongoDBMongoDB SupportPerformance Optimization