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MariaDB ColumnStore, a new beginning
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Thu, 2016-04-28 07:33nishantvyas

MariaDB’s new analytics engine – MariaDB ColumnStore - has been in the works for some time. What is it and how did it come about? This post outlines our thinking in choosing the engine and features we implemented.

Databases are expanding from their roots as systems of record into new analytics applications that some people call “systems of intelligence.” That means that instead of just storing and querying transactional data, databases are increasingly being used to yield insights, predict the future and prescribe actions users …

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Planets9s - Watch the replay: Become a MongoDB DBA (if you’re re really a MySQL user)
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Welcome to this week’s Planets9s, covering all the latest resources and technologies we create around automation and management of open source database infrastructures.

Watch the replay: Become a MongoDB DBA (for MySQL users)

Thanks to everyone who participated in this week’s webinar on ‘Become a MongoDB DBA’! Our colleague Art van Scheppingen presented from the perspective of a MySQL DBA who might be called to manage a MongoDB database. Art also did a live demo on how to carry out the relevant DBA tasks using ClusterControl. The replay is now …

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Upgrading to MySQL 5.7, focusing on temporal types
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In this post, we’ll discuss how MySQL 5.7 handles the old temporal types during an upgrade.

MySQL changed the temporal types in MySQL 5.6.4, and it introduced a new feature: microseconds resolution in the TIME, TIMESTAMP and DATETIME types. Now these parameters can be set down to microsecond granularity. Obviously, …

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MariaDB Server growth bolstered by OpenStack User Survey
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Wed, 2016-04-27 14:20colin

While many are at the ongoing OpenStack Summit in Austin, it came to my attention that the OpenStack project has recently published their latest user survey. From there, it is clear that there is growth in the usage of MariaDB Server -- up 6 points from the previous survey. MariaDB Galera Cluster dropped by 1 point, but it's worth noting …

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Watch the replay: Become a MongoDB DBA (if you’re really a MySQL user)
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Thanks to everyone who participated in this week’s webinar on ‘Become a MongoDB DBA’! Our colleague Art van Scheppingen presented from the perspective of a MySQL DBA who might be called to manage a MongoDB database, which included a live demo on how to carry out the relevant DBA tasks using ClusterControl.

The replay and the slides are now available online in case you missed Tuesday’s live session or simply would like to see it again in your own time.

Watch the replay

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Take the new MySQL Shell for a Spin … in Docker!
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The most recent release of MySQL Server — 5.7.12 — ships with the X Plugin, which opens up an entirely new area of functionality: In addition to the classical relational approach to data management using SQL, MySQL can now also be used as a schemaless document store, something which is commonly referred to as a NoSQL database. In order […]

Automated server management with opensource tools
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Wed, 2016-04-27 09:27colin

In a recent presentation by Balazs Pocze from Gawker Media LLC made clear that there are many automation strategies for server management that would be worth packaging up into an extended solution like MariaDB Enterprise.

Automation is good because there are way less "ops people" than "dev people" at many companies. Man-hours are expensive, so you don't want to waste them on routine tasks. Automated tasks also mean that there is a lot less possibility to make mistakes. "Everybody needs automation," says Pocze.

Gawker still uses …

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Video on MySQL master slave Replication
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A video session on "Intro to MySQL master slave Replication". Hope you enjoy it :)

dbForge Studio for MySQL v7.1 Comes With New Features
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We are glad to announce the new release of dbForge Studio for MySQL, v7.1 that includes several new features.

How We Made MySQL Great Again, or Upgrading MySQL with Orchestrator
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In this blog post, we’ll discuss upgrading MySQL with Orchestrator.

I recently had a client, Life360, that wanted to upgrade from Percona Server 5.5 to Percona Server 5.6, and implement GTID in their high transaction environment. They had co-masters and multiple read slaves.

Orchestrator made this job much easier for us. My colleague, Tibi, recently posted about Orchestrator …

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