May 30, 2024

CCX for Cloud Service Providers is now generally available

We’re pleased to announce the general availability of CCX for Cloud Service Providers (CSPs), a cloud-native Database as a Service (DBaaS) designed to enable CSPs to enhance their services portfolio with a premium, out-of-the-box DBaaS....

August 16, 2023

10 Considerations for Architecting a Multi-Cloud Database

Thinking about architecting a multi-cloud database? It’s an increasingly common topology nowadays. The adoption rate of a multi-cloud approach has been growing fast for years. It’s a solid option for a disaster recovery plan (DRP)...

October 6, 2023

Best Practices for Scaling A Multi-Cloud Database Infrastructure

Scaling a multi-cloud database infrastructure can be a complex and challenging task, but it's essential for businesses that require high scalability, availability, and reliability. With multi-cloud becoming increasingly popular, organizations are leveraging the benefits of...

December 8, 2023

What’s new in SQL Server 2022

SQL Server 2022 is the latest database version released by Microsoft in November 2022. The release builds upon previous versions to add more choice for SQL Server users when it comes to development languages, data...

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January 15, 2021

How to Audit a PostgreSQL Database

Auditing is a good way to keep your data as safe as possible, and to know what is happening in your databases. It is also required for many security regulations or standards, like PCI -...

January 4, 2021

Importing or Changing Your SSL Certificate in ClusterControl

SSL encryption is clearly one of the must-haves for database deployments. It is required by all security standards and even if your organization does not have to comply with PCI DSS, HIPPA or other similar...

December 21, 2020

Managing Your ClusterControl Users Privileges and Access

ClusterControl is a management platform for open source databases. It is a feature-rich product which allows users to perform multiple management tasks, including ones that may result in a data loss (rebuilding nodes, restoring backups...

November 27, 2020

How to Secure MySQL: Part Two

In the previous post about MySQL security, we have covered a range of options that can be used to make your MySQL instance(s) more secure. They included: General MySQL security measures; Controlling access in MySQL;...

November 20, 2020

How to Secure MySQL: Part One

Whenever application security is mentioned, people think of securing applications against some of the most frequent attacks such as injection, broken authentication, sensitive data exposure, and the like. However, while these attacks are prevalent, knowing...

October 30, 2020

Using the Percona Audit Log Plugin for Database Security

Why Do You Need To Use an Audit Plugin For Your Database? Auditing in a database doesn't deviate from its meaning as it shares the same connotation i.e. to inspect, examine, and evaluate for such...

October 23, 2020

An Overview of PostgreSQL 13 libpq sslpassword Connection Parameters

PostgreSQL since long has supported SSL connections and also certificate-based authentication mechanisms. Although nothing in this regard seems to be new for the PostgreSQL world. However, a small nagging issue for client connection (client-certificates based...

September 29, 2020

ClusterControl’s Vault Integration Adds Dynamic Data Security Protections

The security is paramount nowadays, especially for the organizations that deal with the sensitive data - financial, health, personal data. In those cases you are obliged to comply with numerous security and data protection standards...

September 24, 2020

Data Backups for SOC 2 Compliance

SOC 2 is an auditing procedure, developed by the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA), that seeks to verify if your service providers are securely managing your data to protect the interests of your business and...

August 27, 2020

Securing your Backup Storage on MinIO

A security consideration when setting up your custom storage using MinIO is encryption. By and large, setting up MinIO securely entails encryption in-transit using Transport Layer Security (TLS) certificates, Server-Side Encryption with Client-provided keys (SSE-C)...

August 20, 2020

Advantages and Disadvantages of Using a DBaaS

In this blog, we are going to dive into the advantages and disadvantages of using a DBaaS. DBaaS is a component of a Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), which is essentially a platform built allowing customers to easily...

August 18, 2020

What is Hyperconvergence in a Private Cloud?

In recent years, the term "hyper-convergence" has emerged and steadily disrupting the enterprise IT markets with its extreme simplicity. Old-fashioned solutions are being challenged all over the enterprise world by a new breed of intelligent...

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