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Planets9s - Deploying HAProxy & MaxScale with ClusterControl, Percona Live & more

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Welcome to this week’s Planets9s, covering all the latest resources and technologies we create around automation and management of open source database infrastructures.

ClusterControl Tips & Tricks: transparent database failover for your applications

If you’re a MySQL user, you will know that to achieve high availability, deploying a cluster is not enough. Nodes may (and will most probably) go down, and your system has to be able to adapt accordingly. In this blog post, we share some tips on how you can achieve high availability using ClusterControl for deploying HAProxy or MaxScale.

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Our talks & tutorials at Percona Live Amsterdam

We’ll have a whole team at this year’s Percona Live conference in Amsterdam, and would like to encourage you to join us there if you can. We have two full day tutorials on how to become a MySQL or MongoDB DBA; talks about load balancers such HAProxy, MaxScale, ProxySQL, nginx & more; how to upgrade to MySQL 5.7; and how to automate, monitor and manage your MongoDB servers.

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Become a ClusterControl DBA: adding existing databases and clusters

Following the recent introduction of our new ‘onboarding wizard’ for ClusterControl, we’ve updated this blog in the ‘Become a ClusterControl DBA’ series to reflect the enhanced way by which you can now add existing infrastructure components to ClusterControl for MySQL Galera, MySQL master-slave replication, PostgreSQL replication set and MongoDB replication set and manage them.

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That’s it for this week! Feel free to share these resources with your colleagues and follow us in our social media channels.

Have a good end of the week,

Jean-Jérôme Schmidt
Planets9s Editor
Severalnines AB

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