There and in coming posts I am going to cover main features of Percona XtraDB Cluster. The first feature is High Availability.
Join me Wednesday for a free webinar on using the new Percona Toolkit v2.0.3 to verify replication integrity. If you’re not familiar with this topic, it’s one of those must-do things that no one officially tells you is necessary with MySQL. The new tools in Percona Toolkit 2.0.3 make it much easier and less complicated — and safer — than before. Well worth an hour of your time.
If you’re in the DC area, there’s an emergency meeting of the DC Tech Meetup to get involved in advocating against SOPA and PIPA legislation.
If you can’t make it in person, you can use the EFF’s online form to write your representatives about SOPA and PIPA.
Last night I gave a short webinar to some folks about the basics of contributing to the Tempest project, which is the OpenStack integration test suite. It was the first time I’d used Google Docs to create and give a presentation and I must say I was really impressed with the ease-of-use of Google Docs Presentation. Well done, Google.
I understand that the new technology can be scaring and this makes entry barriers to try and get familiar with it.
That’s why I created simple set of scripts which setup N nodes cluster on running EC2 instances.