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Database Cluster Management - Manual vs Automation via ClusterControl

Database Cluster management tasks include restart/recovery of services that fail, topology changes, reconfiguration, rolling upgrades, backups and performing security procedures. Since the tasks usually involve multiple servers, these can be repetitive and error-prone. This blog looks at efficiency gains when using ClusterControl to manage a MySQL Galera cluster as compared to manual ways.

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ClusterControl Tips & Tricks - Custom graphs to monitor your MySQL, MariaDB, MongoDB and PostgreSQL systems

This blog post will show you how to add custom graphs to ClusterControl to monitor specific MySQL, MariaDB, MongoDB or PostgreSQL metrics.

Load balanced MySQL Galera setup - Manual Deployment vs ClusterControl

Deploying a MySQL Galera Cluster with redundant load balancing takes a bit of time. This blog looks at how long it would take to do it manually vs using ClusterControl to perform the task.

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New ClusterControl subscriptions for managing MySQL, MongoDB and PostgreSQL

Announcing our new pricing plans for ClusterControl, the single console to deploy, monitor and manage your entire database infrastructure. Whether you’re looking to manage standalone instances, need high availability or have 24/7 SLA requirements for your databases, ClusterControl now comes with three enhanced options for you to chose from in addition to its Community Edition.

ClusterControl 1.3.2 Released with Key MongoDB Features - Sharded Deployments, Cluster-Consistent Backups, Advisors and more

Release of ClusterControl 1.3.2 with new features, such as deploying and adding MongoDB sharded clusters, a new alarm viewer, new deployment wizard for MySQL, MongoDB & PostgreSQL, along with performance improvements and bug fixes.

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 MaxScale.

Become a ClusterControl DBA: Adding Existing Databases and clusters (updated)

In our previous blog post we covered the deployment of four types of clustering/replication: MySQL Galera, MySQL master-slave replication, PostgreSQL replication set and MongoDB replication set. This should enable you to create new clusters with great ease, but what if you already have 20 replication setups deployed and wish to manage them with ClusterControl?

Severalnines Launches #ClusterControl CrowdChat

This post discusses the official launch of our #ClusterControl Crowdchat. This CrowdChat is brought to you by Severalnines and is hosted by a community of subject matter experts. We will focus on the best way to deploy, manage, monitor, and scale your database clusters.

ClusterControl Developer Studio: MongoDB Replication Lag Advisor

This post describes how to keep an eye on MongoDB replication lag via a database advisor. The advisor is written in the ClusterControl Developer Studio.

All the Webinar Replays for the MySQL, MongoDB or PostgreSQL DBA

This blog provides an overview and links to our different webinar replays and blog series for the MySQL, MariaDB, Percona, MongoDB and PostgreSQL DBA.