MySQL Installation Process Checklist
All DBAs, regardless of experience level, should follow a written process when setting up a new server. There are just too many steps to neglect doing so and many of the steps you are likely to forget have little to do with MySQL.
Naturally, every company has a different process. The process we outline below is one we have used in the past and focuses on working through the Change Management process, setting up backups and monitoring, and focusing on good communication with team members and clients as well as ensuring documentation of your work. Hopefully this article will give you some …[Read more...]