Percona XtraBackup for MySQL Databases
Percona XtraBackup is a free, online, open source, complete database backups solution for all versions of Percona Server for MySQL, MySQL ® and MariaDB®. With over 3,000,000+ downloads, Percona XtraBackup performs online non-blocking, tightly compressed, highly secure full backups on transactional systems so that applications remain fully available during planned maintenance windows.
“Facebook users create a vast amount of data every day. To make sure that data is stored reliably, we back up our databases daily. Facebook was an early adopter of incremental backups in Percona XtraBackup.”
When used in combination with Percona Server for MySQL, Percona XtraBackup provides the only true non-blocking online, real-time backup of transactional systems currently available.
Percona XtraBackup provides:
- Fast and reliable database backups (e.g. hot backup, incremental backups, bacula backup, etc.)
- Uninterrupted transaction processing during backups
- Savings on disk space and network bandwidth with better compression
- Automatic backup verification
- Higher uptime due to faster restore time
- Point-in-time recovery
How Percona Can Help Make Your Percona XtraBackup Deployment a Success
Percona Consulting can help you determine if Percona XtraBackup is the right solution for your business, and if it is, help to deploy it, while ensuring optimal performance for the restore of your mission-critical applications, tables, data files, script files, and other backup files. Percona Support which includes support for Percona XtraBackup, can ensure your deployment continues to run as expected and help you in a crisis. If you lack the resources to manage your backups, our Managed Services team can take over the full management of your backups (and point-in-time recovery) so that you can rest assured that your backups are running as planned and without issues. To discuss how Percona can help you make your Percona XtraBackup deployment a success, please call us at +1-888-316-9775 (USA), +44 203 608 6727 (Europe), or have us contact you.