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Oracle MySQL resources, news, and support articles.

MySQL Cluster Manager 1.1.4 Released – includes support for MySQL Cluster 7.2

MySQL Cluster Manager 1.1. is now available to download and try from Oracle E-Delivery (select “MySQL Database” as the product pack).

Troubleshooting MySQL Upgrade Performance Regressions

So lets say you upgraded from MySQL 5.1 to Percona Server 5.5 and instead of expected performance improvement you see your performance being worse. What should you do ?

MySQL Tech Tour New York

Tuesday, February 21, 2012
10:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Oracle Office
520 Madison Ave, Suite 3000
New York, 10022

Register Here!

You’re Invited – Oracle’s MySQL Tech Tour Event – New York, NY

“SQL vs NoSQL” panel at PHP UK

I will part of a panel discussing “SQL vs NoSQL along with Derick Rethans, Johannes Schlüter and Helgi Thorbjoernsson as the closing session on Saturday the 25th at PHP UK. Johannes and I may have a hard time as MySQL has both SQL and NoSQL support.

Determining consulting rates

It can be hard sometimes, particularly with startups to determine what to charge. I have tried various models over the years from nothing, to greatly reduced, to full-price. Nothing works well.

As one of the top consultants in MySQL, I kept my rates down as an individual to compete competitively with the 3 or 4 other companies world wide that provide relative services, this in the end hurt my bottom line.

The value of being open

Do you lurk on the MariaDB and Ubuntu mailing lists? Maintainers might prefer to have an open bugs database.

Call for Nominations for 2012 MySQL Community Awards

This post complements Henrik's Call for Nominations for 2012 MySQL Community Awards.

Recap: we keep the tradition of awarding MySQL community members for their notable contributions to the MySQL ecosystem.

Announcing Percona Server 5.1.61-13.2

Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona Server 5.1.61-13.2 on February 10th, 2012 (Downloads are available from Percona Server 5.1.61-13.2 downloads and from the Percona Software Repositories).

Announcing Percona XtraBackup 1.6.5

Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona XtraBackup 1.6.5 on 10 February, 2012 (Downloads are available here and from the Percona Software Repositories).

This release is purely composed of bug fixes and is the current stable release of Percona XtraBackup.

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