We recently open-sourced our percona-agent and if you check out the source code, you’ll find that it is written in the Go programming language (aka Golang). For those not up to speed, the percona-agent is a real-time client-side agent for Percona Cloud Tools.
Our requirements are quite demanding for our agents. This one is software that works on a real production server, so it must be fast, reliable, lightweight and easy to distribute. Surprisingly enough, …[Read more...]
First, I would like to invite you to my webinar, “Monitoring All (Yes, All!) MySQL Metrics with
Percona Cloud Tools,” on Wednesday, June 25 at 10 a.m.
Pacific Daylight Time, where I will talk on the
new features in Percona Cloud Tools, including monitoring capabilities.
In this post I’d like to show the cool and interesting things we’ve implemented in Percona Cloud Tools, including the recently released …[Read more...]
The recent WebScaleSQL announcement has made quite a splash in the MySQL community over the last few weeks, and with a good reason. The collaboration between the major MySQL-at-scale users to develop a single code branch that addresses the needs of, well, web scale, is going to benefit the whole community. But I feel that the majority of community opinions and comments to date have been based on the announcement itself and the organizational matters only. What we have been missing is an …[Read more...]
Percona has developed an Audit Log feature that is now included in Percona Server since the recent 5.5 and 5.6 releases. This implementation is alternative to the MySQL Enterprise Audit Log Plugin: Percona re-implemented the Audit Plugin code as GPL as Oracle’s code was closed source. This post is a quick introduction to this plugin.
There are two …