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Become a MongoDB DBA: Backing up your data

This is our fifth post in the “Become a MongoDB DBA” blog series - how do you make a good backup strategy for MongoDB, what tools are available and what you should watch out for.

Become a MySQL DBA at Percona Live Amsterdam this October

This blog post introduces Severalnines’ participation at the 2016 Percona Live Conference in Amsterdam, and in particular a tutorial ‘Become a MySQL DBA’ that we will conduct there.

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Planets9s - MySQL Query Tuning webinar, #ClusterControl CrowdChat & Database BackUps

Planets9s is a weekly communication on all the latest Severalnines resources and technologies around automation and management of open source databases such as MySQL, MariaDB, PostgreSQL & MongoDB.

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Webinar: MySQL Query Tuning Trilogy (Part 1) - Process & Tools

This is part 1 of a new webinar trilogy on MySQL Query Tuning, in which we look at the query tuning process and tools to help with that. We’ll cover topics such as SQL tuning, indexing, the optimizer and how to leverage EXPLAIN to gain insight into execution plans.

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Severalnines Launches #ClusterControl CrowdChat

This post discusses the official launch of our #ClusterControl Crowdchat. This CrowdChat is brought to you by Severalnines and is hosted by a community of subject matter experts. We will focus on the best way to deploy, manage, monitor, and scale your database clusters.

ClusterControl Tips & Tricks: Customizing your Database Backups

ClusterControl follows some best practices to perform backups using mysqldump or Percona xtrabackup. Although these work for the majority of database workloads, you might still want to customize your backups. This blog shows you how.

Planets9s - Sign up for our webinar trilogy on MySQL Query Tuning

Planets9s is a weekly communication on all the latest Severalnines resources and technologies around automation and management of open source databases such as MySQL, MariaDB, PostgreSQL & MongoDB.

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New Webinar Trilogy: The MySQL Query Tuning Deep-Dive

This is a new webinar trilogy on MySQL Query Tuning, which follows the popular webinar on MySQL database performance tuning. In this trilogy, we will look at query tuning process and tools to help with that. We’ll cover topics such as SQL tuning, indexing, the optimizer and how to leverage EXPLAIN to gain insight into execution plans.

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ClusterControl Developer Studio: MongoDB Replication Lag Advisor

This post describes how to keep an eye on MongoDB replication lag via a database advisor. The advisor is written in the ClusterControl Developer Studio.

MySQL on Docker: Single Host Networking for MySQL Containers

This blog covers the basics of how Docker handles single-host networking, and how MySQL containers can leverage that.