Tag: MariaDB

Replication

Failover for MySQL Replication (and others) – Should it be Automated?

Automatic failover for MySQL Replication has been subject to debate for many years. Is it a good thing or a bad thing? For those with long memory in the MySQL world, they might remember the GitHub outage in 2012 which was mainly caused by software taking the wrong decisions. GitHub had then just migrated to …

Performance

Updated: ClusterControl Tips & Tricks: MySQL Query Performance Tuning

Bad query performance is the most common problem DBA’s have to deal with. There are numerous ways to collect, process and analyze the data related to query performance – we’ve covered one of the most popular tools, pt-query-digest, in some of our previous blog posts: Become a MySQL DBA blog series When you use ClusterControl …

Clustering

Updated: Become a ClusterControl DBA – SSL Key Management and Encryption of MySQL Data in Transit

Databases usually work in a secure environment. It may be a datacenter with a dedicated VLAN for database traffic. It may be a VPC in EC2. If your network spreads across multiple datacenters in different regions, you’d usually use some kind of Virtual Private Network or SSH tunneling to connect these locations in a secure …

Software

MariaDB Server 10.2.13 now available

MariaDB Server 10.2.13 now available dbart Tue, 02/13/2018 – 12:21 The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.2.13. See the release notes and changelog for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download. Download MariaDB Server 10.2.13 Release Notes Changelog What is MariaDB 10.2? Community MariaDB Releases MySQL The MariaDB project …

Software

Percona Monitoring and Management 1.7.0 (PMM) Is Now Available

Percona announces the release of Percona Monitoring and Management 1.7.0. (PMM ) is a free and open-source platform for managing and monitoring MySQL and MongoDB performance. You can run PMM in your own environment for maximum security and reliability. It provides thorough time-based analysis for MySQL and MongoDB servers to ensure that your data works as efficiently …

Clustering

Updated: Become a ClusterControl DBA – Deploying your Databases and Clusters

We get some nice feedback with regards to our product ClusterControl, especially how easy it is to install and get going. Installing new software is one thing, but using it properly is another. It is not uncommon to be impatient to test new software and one would rather toy around with a new exciting application …

Clustering

How To Achieve PCI Compliance for MySQL & MariaDB with ClusterControl

  Watch and listen to Laurent Blume, Unix Systems Engineer & PCI Specialist and Vinay Joosery, CEO at Severalnines, as they discuss all there is to know about how to achieve PCI compliance for MySQL & MariaDB with ClusterControl in the replay of our latest webinar. The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS) is …

Software

MariaDB Server 10.0.34 now available

MariaDB Server 10.0.34 now available dbart Tue, 01/30/2018 – 12:21 The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.0.34. See the release notes and changelog for details and visit mariadb.com/downloads to download. Download MariaDB Server 10.0.34 Release Notes Changelog What is MariaDB 10.0? Community MariaDB Releases MySQL The MariaDB project …

Security

MySQL vs MariaDB vs Percona Server: Security Features Comparison

  Security of data is critical for any organisation. It’s an important aspect that can heavily influence the design of the database environment. When deciding upon which MySQL flavour to use, you need to take into consideration the security features available from the different server vendors. In this blog post, we’ll come up with a …

Software

MariaDB 10.3.4 and MariaDB Connector C 3.0.3 and 2.3.5 now available

The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the availability of MariaDB 10.3.4, the second beta release in the MariaDB 10.3 series, as well as MariaDB Connector/C 3.0.3, the latest stable release in the MariaDB Connector/J 3.0 series, and MariaDB Connector/C 2.3.5, the latest stable release in the MariaDB Connector/C 2.3 series. See the release notes …