Severalnines Blog
The automation and management blog for open source databases

Severalnines blog

Filter by:
Apply (1) filters
193 blog posts in 13 categories

Updated: Become a ClusterControl DBA: Managing your Database Configurations

Learn about how to manage, alter and template your database configurations in ClusterControl for MySQL, MongoDB & PostgreSQL.

Updated: ClusterControl Tips & Tricks - Transparent Database Failover for your Applications

This blog shows you how to make database failure and failover transparent to your applications, by using HAProxy or ProxySQL.

New Webinar on How to Design Open Source Databases for High Availability

Join us March 27th for this webinar on how to design open source databases for high availability. From discussing high availability concepts through to failover or switch over mechanisms, we’ll cover all the need-to-know information when it comes to building highly available database infrastructures.

Posted in:

Updated: ClusterControl Tips & Tricks: MySQL Query Performance Tuning

In this blog post, we’ll look into how ClusterControl can help you solve problems related to query performance using the Query Monitor.

Updated: Become a ClusterControl DBA - SSL Key Management and Encryption of MySQL Data in Transit

In this blog post, we’ll show you how to generate self-signed certificates using ClusterControl, and encrypt all data traffic e.g. within a Galera Cluster and between MySQL databases and its clients.

Updated: Become a ClusterControl DBA - Deploying your Databases and Clusters

Many of our users speak highly of our product ClusterControl, especially how easy it is to install the software package. Installing new software is one thing, but using it properly is another. We all are impatient to test new software and would rather like to toy around in a new exciting application than to read documentation up front. That is a bit unfortunate as you may miss the most important features or find out the way of doing things yourself instead of reading how to do things the easy way.

How To Achieve PCI Compliance for MySQL & MariaDB with ClusterControl - The Replay

Sign up for the replay of this special webinar on how to achieve PCI compliance for MySQL & MariaDB with ClusterControl. Laurent Blume, Unix Systems Engineer & PCI Specialist and Vinay Joosery, CEO at Severalnines, discuss all the ins and outs of the PCI standards and provide user-experience level insight into how to achieve compliance.

Posted in:

MySQL vs MariaDB vs Percona Server: Security Features Comparison

This blog post compares MySQL Community with Percona Server and MariaDB regarding their security features.

Posted in:

D-7: When in Europe, Join the MySQL Community Dinner at FOSDEM

The MySQL Community is getting together at FOSDEM this year as is the tradition and a particular highlight is always the MySQL Community Dinner. We’re happy to co-sponsor it this year again alongside MariaDB, Oracle, Percona & Facebook. See you there!

Posted in:

How to Secure Galera Cluster - 8 Tips

As a distributed database system, Galera Cluster requires additional security measures as compared to a centralized database. Data is distributed across multiple servers or datacenters, with significant data communication across nodes. This blog post covers some important tips to secure your Galera Cluster installation.

Posted in: