Whitepapers

MySQL Replication for High Availability

This tutorial covers information about MySQL Replication, with information about the latest features introduced in 5.6 and 5.7. There is also a more hands-on, practical section on how to quickly deploy and manage a replication setup using ClusterControl.

Management and Automation of Open Source Databases

Proprietary databases have been around for decades with a rich third ­party ecosystem of management tools. But what about open source databases? This whitepaper discusses the various aspects of open source database automation and management as well as the tools available to efficiently run them.

A Guide to Efficient Database Infrastructure Operations

Taking control of their data is every company's number one job.
Database operations encompass a number of functions, including the initial deployment of a solution, configuration management, performance monitoring, SLA management, backups, patches, version upgrades and scaling.

Databases in Online Social Gaming

This paper discusses the importance of databases for the gaming industry, what its requirements are in terms of database technology as well as a discussion on why MySQL is or should be the database of choice for anyone wanting to develop online social games that are reliable and stable in all their aspects.