The developer meeting in Lisbon, Portugal is about to start, and there’s an …[Read more...]
It’s finally here! Percona Server Percona Server 5.5.8-20.0 is now available for download. This is a beta release of Percona’s enhancements to the MySQL 5.5.8 server. Here are some highlights:
Percona was working closely with Virident on evaluating tachIOn
as solution for MySQL, and as result you can find whitepaper
“Scaling MySQL Deployments Efficiently Using Virident tachIOn
Drives”, available from Virident website. It was done as part of our
consulting practice, but all results and numbers are certified by
Percona. I personally really enjoyed performance and stability
provided by tachIOn card, and you actually saw bunch of
benchmarks results published on our blog which proves it.
Virident tachIOn will be on the list of our recommendations for customers looking to improve performance or building high-performance solution based on MySQL.
Thanks to our technical writer and system administrator at Monty Program Ab Daniel Bartholomew we now have a complete description of the SQL-99 standard for …[Read more...]
New Year is coming! And it brings us a new MySQL User Conference! As always, me and my colleagues will be attending — we have great talks to offer:
A couple of weeks ago I mentioned in a post that Monty Program was working on a trademark policy for MariaDB, and we hoped to have something available for community review in early 2011.
Well, that draft is ready now. The draft is available in the MariaDB knowledgebase, and we are soliciting public feedback through January 2. During the first week of January any approved edits will be made to make a final version, and that final policy mirrored on …[Read more...]
Tokutek is pleased to announce support for MariaDB for the first time with TokuDB v4.1.1 for MariaDB v5.1.47.
Our customers are choosing MariaDB more and more frequently for their most demanding database applications. We are delighted to help raise MariaDB performance to the next level by making TokuDB available on this new platform. One of our customers, who wishes to remain unnamed for the present time, chose MariaDB + TokuDB for a 3 TB database after having evaluated other MySQL alternatives and finding them unacceptably slow.
TokuDB continues to be the ideal choice for …[Read more...]
This past Monday updates in both the 5.1 and 5.2 series of MariaDB were released. It’s a pretty big deal, as some issues have been solved that affect a large number of users. You should read the release notes for MariaDB 5.1.53 and for MariaDB 5.2.4 as well as the release announcement. The annoucement contains download links from worldwide mirrors.