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MySQL & MariaDB Database Backup Resources

This blog provides a list of all our best resources created to help users build and executive an effective and efficient MySQL and MariaDB database backup strategy & plan.

New Tutorial: MySQL & MariaDB Load Balancing with ProxySQL

Our new ProxySQL Tutorial gives you everything you need to learn about in order todeploy, manage and maximize this exciting new database-aware load balancing technology.

What’s New With MySQL Replication in MySQL 8.0

This blog will introduce you to the changes that are occurring in MySQL replication in the newest edition of MySQL 8.0.

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DevOps Considerations for Production-ready Database Deployments

MySQL is easy to install and use, it has always been popular with developers and system administrators. On the other hand, a production-ready MySQL environment for a business-critical enterprise workload is a different story. It can be a bit of a challenge, and requires in-depth knowledge of the database. This blog discusses some of the steps which have to be taken before we can consider our MySQL deployment production-ready.

Comparing Oracle MySQL, Percona Server and MariaDB

Ever wondered what the difference is between MySQL, Percona Server and MariaDB? This blog post is our attempt to summarize the key features that differentiate the three MySQL “flavours”. We also try to give you suggestions as to which flavour may be the best for a given type of project.

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Top mistakes to avoid in MySQL replication

There are many mistakes you can make with MySQL replication, but do you also know how to resolve them afterwards? This post will uncover the most common pitfalls and their solutions.