More Awesome Replication Features in 5.7.6
It is time to celebrate again. The latest MySQL server development milestone (MySQL 5.7.6) was just released, and let me tell you, it is full of great replication enhancements. These new improvements cover many areas, ranging from performance to flexibility and easier deployment. Let me highlight some of them, and give you a brief summary of what they are.
A MySQL 5.7.6 slave/server can now connect to multiple MySQL masters.
After a long development period, two labs releases, handling feedback from community, and a lot of internal (and external testing as well – thank you!), the multi-source replication feature was finally pushed into MySQL 5.7. This is a major milestone for replication itself. The feature allows a single MySQL server to aggregate …[Read more]