This week’s Log Buffer #296 focuses on Oracle, SQL, and MySQL weblogs from across the planet. Log Buffer Editions are the manifestation of the fact that nerd bloggers from databases are not only growing but they are also producing immense volume of quality ramblings. Enjoy. Oracle: Stelios Charalambides book on SQLTXPLAIN is now announced, Carlos...
MySQL®-Vorträge ab morgen bei der DOAG 2012 Konferenz + Ausstellung
Codership, SkySQL und weitere Top-Experten rund um das Thema ‘MySQL Datenbanken” in Nürnberg versammelt
Planning to attend the DOAG Conference this week in Nuremberg? There will be several MySQL presentations, including the three following ones from Oracle team members:
Horizon is getting cloudier. But these low hanging clouds are not darker or ominuous in any way. These are the clouds of enabling technologies providing mortals, drops of technologies according to their wishes. Behind this seamless information troposphere, databases are floating, again on demand. This Log Buffer Edition showers the droplets of blogs from databases...
We've introduced a default my.cnf / my.ini file for MySQL Server that you can now see in the 5.6.8 release candidate:
# For advice on how to change settings please see
# Remove leading # and set to the amount of RAM for the most important data
# cache in MySQL. Start at 70% of total RAM for dedicated server, else 10%.
# innodb_buffer_pool_size = 128M
# Remove leading # to turn on a very important data integrity option: logging
# changes to the binary log between backups.
# These are commonly set, remove the # and set as required.
# basedir = [Read more...]
for Excel is one of the newest products of the MySQL on Windows group
broadening the way MySQL data can be accessed in an easy and friendly way from
within MS Excel. This is the first blog post of a small series aimed to present
the current features of this great product and to get feedback from users about
ideas for enhancements.
Log writer process of Oracle is one of the most revered background process, a real work horse, a real charming darling who keeps the whole Oracle database system consistent and humming beautifully and many technologies in Oracle sprout from this good old process. Consistency is the key in database systems, and so in the Log...
MySQL Connector/Net 6.6, a new version of the all-managed .NET driver
for MySQL has been released. This is the GA, recommended for use in production environments.
Major features included are EF 4.3 support, Stored routines debugger integrated into Visual studio, Pluggable authentication & VS2012 support.
To fully harness the continued improvements in performance tuning you get with MySQL, take the MySQL Performance Tuning course.
This 4 day class teaches you practical, safe, highly efficient ways to optimize performance for the MySQL Server. You will learn the skills needed to use tools for monitoring, evaluating and tuning.
You can take this course in the following three ways:
- Training-on-Demand: Follow this course at your own pace and from your own desk with streaming video of instructor delivery and booking time to follow hands-on exercises at your own convenience.
- Live-Virtual: Attend a live instructor-led event from your own desk. Choose from the numerous events on the schedule.
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This Log Buffer Edition is once again here, packed with rocking and rolling blogs from the database world. Log Buffer#292 comprises of select few posts from Oracle, MySQL and the SQL Server. Enjoy. Oracle: Pythian’s OCM Andrey Goryunov is attracted and enticed by the silent installation of EM Cloud Control 12c. Bobby Durrett is helping [...]
Continuent announced today its expansion in France. In a move to increase its presence in
Europe and to strengthen relationships with existing and prospective contacts
in France and Benelux, Axel Faux and Ludovic Launer have joined Continuent's team
of database clustering and replication experts. The new sales office in Paris, France's
largest economic center, is a continuation of Continuent's
Oracle is the most powerful database system in the world. However, Oracle's expensive and complex replication makes it difficult to build highly available applications or move data in real-time to data warehouses and popular databases like MySQL.
In this video (recording of our live webcast on 10/18/12) you will learn how Continuent Tungsten solves problems with Oracle replication at a
MySQL Connector/Net 6.6.4, a new version of the all-managed .NET driver for MySQL has been released. This is the Release Candidate intended to introduce users to the new features in the release.
While Flex Baumgartner was jumping from the outer space, bloggers of database technologies were adventuring into the vistas of new technologies and sharing their experiences through their blogs. This Log Buffer Edition jumps right into the middle of database blogosphere and brings you Log Buffer #291. Oracle: Jason Lamon is doing OpenWorld 2012 recap and [...]
The MySQL Windows Experience Team is proud to announce the release of MySQL for Excel version 1.1.0 GA, one of our newest products contained in the MySQL Installer suite. This new version introduces the Edit MySQL Data feature.
You can download it from our official Downloads page at http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/installer/.
Oracle is the most powerful database system in the world. However, Oracle's expensive and complex replication makes it difficult to build highly available applications or move data in real-time to data warehouses and popular databases like MySQL. In this webinar you will learn how Continuent Tungsten solves problems with Oracle replication at a fraction of the cost of other solutions and with
This Log Buffer Edition once again touches upon the bold and best blog posts from the wide world of Oracle, MySQL and SQL Server. This Log Buffer #290 is all about ideas and their implementation and much more. Oracle: Reliability is inherently a property of systems, not of people, says Paul Vallee. How to restore [...]
The demand for Database Administrators continues to grow.*
Almost two-thirds of IT hiring managers indicate that they highly value certifications in validating
IT skills and expertise.**
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Data is the currency of today’s web, mobile, social, enterprise and cloud applications. Ensuring data is always available is a top priority for any organization – minutes of downtime will result in significant loss of revenue and reputation.
There is not a “one size fits all” approach to delivering High Availability (HA). Unique application attributes, business requirements, operational capabilities and legacy infrastructure can all influence HA technology selection. And then technology is only one element in delivering HA – “People and Processes” are just as critical as the technology itself.
For this reason, MySQL Enterprise Edition (http://www.mysql.com/products/enterprise/) is available supporting a range of HA solutions, fully certified and supported by Oracle. MySQL Enterprise HA [Read more...]
In this tutorial we’ll see how to use MySQL Connector/Net 6.6.2 to build an MVC 3 application using Entity Framework 5. We’ll explain some of the first steps to do when starting programming with the C# driver for MySQL and Visual Studio 2012.
Oracle Open World 2012, this year, was all about Cloud, 12c, Exadata, Fusion, SuperClusters, social media, content management and much more. From operating systems to databases, and from applications to interactive media, professionals all around the world presented, attended, and networked in San Francisco. MySQL’S professionals also rocked massively. SQL Server bloggers also remained actively [...]
It was a great experience to attend the MySQL Connect Conference
for the first time ever. Personally I was very much enthralled to present about "How to make MySQL Backups
" besides attending different sessions to absorb more knowledge about the technical prospects of MySQL. One of the agenda items in my presentation was "MySQL Enterprise Backup
" functionality and features. There were total of 40 attendees in the session, who were very much interested about the MySQL Enterprise Backup product and gave positive feedback as well as areas of improvements on our product. Some of our features brought lot of [Read more...]
As an RC release, MySQL 5.6 has gone through extensive QA. But what matters most is whether 5.6 works for your environment and application needs - and now's the ideal time to test that, and provide us with any feedback on what needs fixing as we approach GA.
Code-based migrations is a new feature as part of the Connector/Net support for Entity Framework 4.3.1. In this tutorial we'll see how we can use it so we can keep track of the changes done to our database creating a new application using the code first approach.
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