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MySQL and Trojan.Chikdos.A

Symantec published a blog post yesterday regarding MySQL and the Trojan.Chikdos.A as can be seen here

MySQL 5.7 first impressions on group-replication

During the last few weeks I’ve been testing and playing a bit with the new group-replication plugin available for MySQL 5.7. Before continuing I’d like to clarify some aspects: the plugin is only available in labs and is not yet ready for production. The current version is 0.6.

Does Linux tell the Gilgamesh story of hacker culture?

Is the command line still essential? Was Stephenson right about his Linux It’s been a while since I read Stephenson’s essay on Linux. It’s one of those pieces that’s so well written, we need to go back to it now & then. Join 28,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean.

MySQL Community Reception 2015

Cake Cutting

Richard Mason and Martin Mikos cut the MySQL 20th Anniversary cake at the 2015 MySQL Community Reception

Are frameworks a shortcut to slow bloated code?

I was reading one of my favorite blogs again, Todd Hoff’s High Scalability. He has an interesting weekly post format called “Quotable Quotes”. I like them because they’re often choice quotes that highlight some larger truth. Join 32,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. 1.

Free Webinar: Document Validation in MongoDB 3.2

I’ll be presenting a free webinar on Thursday29th Octover – the new Document Validation feature coming in MongoDB 3.2.
Thursday, October 29, 2015
9am PDT | 12pm EDT | 4pm GMT

How Big Can Your Galera Transactions Be

While we should be aiming for small and fast transactions with Galera, it is always possible at some point you might want a single large transaction, but what is involved?

State of Percona Server 5.6, MySQL 5.6 and MySQL 5.7 RC

This week Oracle will release MySQL 5.7 GA, so it’s a perfect time to do a quick review of the current state of Percona Server 5.6.26, MySQL 5.6.26 and MySQL-5.7.8 RC. We used two boxes from our benchmark lab for this:

MySQL-Docker operations. - Part 1: Getting started with MySQL in Docker

Docker is one of the fastest growing trends in IT. It allows fast deployment of services and applications on a Linux machine (and, with some limits, on other operating systems). Compared to other methods of deploying databases, such as virtual machines or application isolation, it offers faster operations and better performance.

Internet of Things, Messaging and MySQL

Personal Projects with the Internet of Things
So you want to do a personal project with the Internet of Things (maybe a home automation or metrics collection or something else)? In this blog post I will tell about my recent experience with this. I will give a talk on this topic at Oracle OpenWord 2015 (Tuesday, Oct 27, 6:15 p.m., Moscone South, 274).

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