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ClusterControl Tips & Tricks: Securing your MySQL Installation (Updated)

During the life cycle of Database installation it is common that new user accounts are created. It is a good practice to once in a while verify that the security is up to standards. That is, there should at least not be any accounts with global access rights, or accounts without password. Using ClusterControl, you can at any time perform a security audit.

Ten Tips on How to Achieve MySQL and MariaDB Security

This blog gives you 10 suggestions on how to improve the security of your MySQL or MariaDB installations.

How to Secure Your Open Source Databases with ClusterControl

This blog post dives into ClusterControl's features which are built to assist administrators to have a secured database setup in production environment.

MongoDB Security - Resources to Keep NoSQL DBs Secure

This blog lists our best MongoDB security resources to ensure your NoSQL deployments are safe and secure.

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Announcing ClusterControl 1.5.1 - Featuring Backup Encryption for MySQL, MongoDB & PostgreSQL

Announcing the 1.5.1 release of ClusterControl, which features encryption of backups for MySQL, MongoDB and PostgreSQL, a new topology viewer, support for MongoDB 3.4, several user experience improvements and more!

How to Install ClusterControl on Servers without Internet Access

There are several ways to get ClusterControl installed on your database infrastructure, as described in the ClusterControl Quick Start Guide. One simple way is to use an installation script, This script automates the whole process, and is executed on the host where you want to install ClusterControl. By default, it assumes the host has internet connectivity during the installation process.

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Our Most Popular Database Blog Posts in 2017

These are the most popular Severalnines Open Source Database blogs from 2017.

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PostgreSQL Load Balancing Using HAProxy & Keepalived

Promoting a new master server and failing over slaves sounds good, but your applications will need an easy way to keep track of the new master. That’s where HAProxy comes in. This blog post describes how to deploy HAProxy on top of your PostgreSQL replication setup.

Open Source Databases in 2017 and Trends for 2018

This blog features a video from our CTO and founder Johan Andersson on ClusterControl & databases in 2017 and our predictions for 2018.

Zero Downtime Network Migration with MySQL Galera Cluster using Relay Node

This is a step-by-step guide on how to migrate your database service from one network/cloud platform to another, without downtime.

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