Later this week I’m traveling to San Francisco to attend
href="http://www.oracle.com/mysqlconnect/index.html">MySQL Connect – which looks like an exciting event to be at. I’m going to deliver two talks at this show, both on Sunday –
href="https://oracleus.activeevents.com/2013/connect/sessionDetail.ww?eventRef=mysqlconnect&SESSION_ID=6029" target="_blank">MySQL Indexing Best Practices for MySQL 5.6 and
MySQL DBA and Developer Certification Exams are now in beta! Besides covering the new material in MySQL 5.6, you now have to pass one exam to earn the certification where previously you needed to pass two exams. Signup at Pearson Vue and reserve your exam. Testing will start in October.
Percona is glad to announce the release of
href="http://www.percona.com/software/percona-xtradb-cluster">Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.5.33-23.7.6 on September 18, 2013. Binaries are available from the
href="http://www.percona.com/downloads/Percona-XtraDB-Cluster/5.5.33-23.7.6/">downloads area or from our
class="size-medium wp-image-16017 alignright" alt="Call for papers: Percona Live London" src="http://www.mysqlperformanceblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/Percona-Live-London-2013-300x84.jpg" width="300" height="84" />With the close of call for papers earlier this month, the Percona Live London
Learn MySQL in a virtual self-study group for free with MySQL Marinate. The Boston MySQL Users Group is continuing this popular series where you cover a chapter a week in O’Reilly’s Learning MySQL, upload your homework, and learn MySQL. If you have co-workers or friends looking to add MySQL to their skill set, please let them know.
class="size-full wp-image-17994 alignright" alt="YUM (Yellowdog Updater Modified) is a free package management software for Linux Yellowdog." src="http://www.mysqlperformanceblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/yum.jpg" width="205" height="86" />One type of question we get very often (even in the form of filed bugs!) is how to switch from stock MySQL to Percona Server or switch from Percona Server 5.5 to Percona XtraDB Cluster using
audit_login is a simple MySQL login auditing plugin, logging any login or login attempt to log file in JSON format.
It seems that audit plugins are all the rage lately... We've developed out simple plugin a month ago as part of our database securing efforts; by auditing any login or login attempt we could either intercept or later investigate suspicious logins.