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Software

Adding Custom Graphs and Dashboards to Percona Monitoring and Management

In this blog post, we’ll look at how to create PMM custom graphs and dashboards to track what you need to see in your database. Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM)‘s default set of graphs is pretty complete: it covers most of the stuff a DBA requires to fully visualize database servers. However, sometimes custom information …

Software

MySQL 8.0 v/s MariaDB: Comparison of Database Roles

In our last blog, we had a look at MySQL 8 and mentioned new features available here. However, some of those features are already in MariaDB and have been for a while. We will here compare database roles in both server dialects. The Purpose of Database Roles It’s common for numerous users within an organization …

Clustering, Software

Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7.21-29.26 Is Now Available

Percona announces the release of Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7.21-29.26 (PXC) on March 2, 2018. Binaries are available from the downloads section or our software repositories. Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7.21-29.26 is now the current release, based on the following: Starting from now, Percona XtraDB Cluster issue tracking system is moved from launchpad to JIRA. All Percona software is …

Software

Percona Toolkit 3.0.7 Is Now Available

Percona announces the release of Percona Toolkit 3.0.7 on March 1, 2018. Percona Toolkit is a collection of advanced open source command-line tools, developed and used by the Percona technical staff, that are engineered to perform a variety of MySQL®, MongoDB® and system tasks that are too difficult or complex to perform manually. With over 1,000,000 downloads, Percona …

Software

MariaDB Server 10.3 Release Candidate Now Available

Today, we are releasing MariaDB Server 10.3.5, which is our first Release Candidate for 10.3. Now feature complete, our user and customer base can move from reviewing and testing new features to integrating MariaDB Server into their staging environment to prove it against existing applications and to enhance their applications with new use cases provided …

Software

Percona Server for MySQL 5.7.21-20 Is Now Available

Percona announces the GA release of Percona Server for MySQL 5.7.21-20 on February 19, 2018. Download the latest version from the Percona web site or the Percona Software Repositories. You can also run Docker containers from the images in the Docker Hub repository. Based on MySQL 5.7.21, including all the bug fixes in it, Percona Server for MySQL …

Software

MongoDB Stitch, a backend as a service for MongoDB designed for the modern application development paradigm.

Yesterday, we announced the release of MongoDB Stitch, a backend as a service for MongoDB designed for the modern application development paradigm. As with MongoDB Server, MongoDB Stitch was born to ameliorate the drudgery associated with building applications and replace it with the joy of creativity. What we did with the database 10 years ago, …

Software

ProxySQL Releasing ProxySQL 1.4.6

Proudly announcing the release of the latest stable release of ProxySQL 1.4.4 as of the 1st of February 2018. ProxySQL is a high performance, high availability, protocol aware proxy for MySQL. It can be downloaded here, and freely usable and accessible according to GPL license. ProxySQL 1.4.6 includes a number of important improvements and bug …

Software

ProxySQL 1.4.5 and Updated proxysql-admin Tool Now in the Percona Repository

ProxySQL 1.4.5, released by ProxySQL, is now available for download in the Percona Repository along with an updated version of Percona’s proxysql-admin tool. ProxySQL is a high-performance proxy, currently for MySQL and its forks (like Percona Server for MySQL and MariaDB). It acts as an intermediary for client requests seeking resources from the database. René Cannaò created …

Software

Free MS SQL Server tools

This collection of content will provide an overview of free Microsoft SQL Server tools, with product page links for each of the tools. If you noticed a tool we missed, please let us know in the comments below.   Adminer Product page: Adminer Latest release: 14-Apr-2017 Supported versions: Unknown Author: Jakub Vrana Description: Adminer is …