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 to Perform Schema Upgrades with Percona XtraDB Cluster (PXC)

Percona XtraDB Cluster (PXC) is an active/active high availability and high scalability open source solution for MySQL clustering.

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Migrating to the Cloud Doesn’t Mean Lose Your DBA

When you look back at most outages and customer slowdowns, you often can tie these back to a series of events that started early in the lifecycle of an application.

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Early Database Architecture Decisions Can Cost (or Burn) Future Money

In the rush to get products out the door, meet deadlines and boost sales, companies often overlook the need to proactively maintain, tune and optimize their infrastructure.

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