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This is the first part of a series of short articles with a how-to approach about MySQL® Performance Monitoring, Tuning & Auditing. We will see the question from a GUI prospective. In particular we will describe which monitoring-oriented features HoneyMonitor, a GUI for MySQL® currently in alpha development, implements.
I will explain how HoneyMonitor let you
- install an audit database on your server, without the need of using 3th Party Agents nor using remote repository databases
- enable the auditing and start monitoring your server
- tuning your server changing a few suggested list of variables to get better performance.
We will use only the 5.1.x series of the Server as we use some Scheduled Events and the Event Scheduler has been added only in the 5.1 branch. In particular we will use MySQL® 5.1.24-rc. We will also do some …[Read more]