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May 10, 2018

Deploying Cloud Databases with ClusterControl 1.6

ClusterControl 1.6 comes with tighter integration with AWS, Azure and Google Cloud, so it is now possible to launch new instances and deploy MySQL, MariaDB, MongoDB and PostgreSQL directly from the ClusterControl user interface. In...

May 4, 2018

How to Go Into Production With MongoDB – Top Ten Tips

After the successful development of the application and prior to dedicating yourself to the production of MongoDB, reckon with these quick guidelines in order to ensure a smooth and efficient flow as well as to...

April 25, 2018

Visualizing Your Cluster Topology in ClusterControl

Distributed databases or clusters typically consist of multiple node and nodes types, and it is not always easy to understand how all these hang together. For instance, one could have a replication setup with intermediate...

April 24, 2018

Automation and Management of Open Source Databases in the Cloud – Announcing ClusterControl 1.6

Today we are excited to announce the 1.6 release of ClusterControl - the all-inclusive database management system that lets you easily deploy, monitor, manage and scale highly available open source databases - and load balancers...

April 23, 2018

An Overview of Database Indexing for MongoDB

What is Indexing? Indexing is an important concept in database world. Main advantage of creating index on any field is faster access of data . It optimizes the process of database searching and accessing. Consider...

April 20, 2018

Key Things to Monitor in MongoDB

Enhancing system performance, especially for computer structures, requires a process of getting a good overview of performance. This process is generally called monitoring. Monitoring is an essential part of database management and the detailed performance...

April 4, 2018

How to Design Highly Available Open Source Database Environments

We’re happy to announce that our latest technical whitepaper on how to design highly available open source database environments is now available to download. Written back our colleague Krzysztof Książek, Senior Support Engineer at Severalnines,...

March 28, 2018

Webinar Replay: How to Design Open Source Databases for High Availability

Thanks for joining this week’s webinar on how to design open source databases for high availability with Ashraf Sharif, Senior Support Engineer at Severalnines. From discussing high availability concepts through to failover or switch over...

March 13, 2018

Tips for Managing Your Database Configurations

In the past five posts of the blog series, we covered deployment of clustering/replication (MySQL / Galera, MySQL Replication, MongoDB & PostgreSQL), management & monitoring of your existing databases and clusters, performance monitoring and health,...

March 8, 2018

Transparent Database Failover for Your Applications

ClusterControl is a great tool to deploy and manage databases clusters - if you are into MySQL, you can easily deploy clusters based on both traditional MySQL master-slave replication, Galera Cluster or MySQL NDB Cluster....

March 2, 2018

Failover for MySQL Replication (and others) – Should it be Automated?

Automatic failover for MySQL Replication has been subject to debate for many years. Is it a good thing or a bad thing? For those with long memory in the MySQL world, they might remember the...

February 28, 2018

Webinar Replay: How to Get Started With Open Source Database Management

At Severalnines we write alot about advanced topics in the open source database world, but if you are just getting started with the technologies then this is the webinar for you. Watch as Krzysztof Książek,...

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