I am excited to announce the availability of the GA release of our new product Percona XtraDB Cluster.
Percona XtraDB Cluster is a High Availability and Scalability solution for MySQL Users and is based on Percona Server 5.5.20.
With this release we make clustering very easy and affordable for everyone. You can convert your existing MySQL replication setup into a cluster in just a couple minutes.
Tomorrow, 4-April-2012, I will be giving a webinar where I will explain what Percona XtraDB Cluster is and how does it work, you still have time to register today.
I expect XtraDB Cluster and Galera will be a big topic on coming MySQL User Conference, both Codership and Percona development team will be there, you will have a chance to ask us any questions.
Percona XtraDB Cluster provides:
Percona XtraDB Cluster is fully compatible with MySQL or Percona Server in the following meaning:
Percona XtraDB Cluster is based on Percona Server with XtraDB and includes Write Set REPlication patches. It uses the Galera library, version 2.x, a generic Synchronous Multi-Master replication plugin for transactional applications.
The Galera library is developed by Codership Oy company and
Galera 2.x supports such new features as:
This is an General Availability release. We did our best to eliminate bugs and problems during alpha and beta testing release, but this is a software, so bugs are expected. If you encounter them, please report to our bug tracking system.
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