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Galera Cluster for MySQL - Tutorial

Galera allows applications to read and write from any MySQL Server. Galera enables synchronous replication for InnoDB, creating a true multi-master cluster of MySQL servers. Allows for synchronous replication between data centers.

Our tutorial covers MySQL Galera concepts and explains how to deploy and manage a Galera cluster. 

Database Load Balancing for MySQL and MariaDB with ProxySQL - Tutorial

ProxySQL is a lightweight yet complex protocol-aware proxy that sits between the MySQL clients and servers. It is a gate, which basically separates clients from databases, and is therefore an entry point used to access all the database servers.

MySQL Load Balancing with HAProxy - Tutorial

We have recently updated our tutorial on MySQL Load Balancing with HAProxy.  Read about deployment and configuration, monitoring, ongoing maintenance, health check methods, read-write splitting, redundancy with VIP and Keepalived and more.

MySQL Replication for High Availability - Tutorial

Learn about a smarter Replication setup that uses a combination of advanced replication techniques including mixed binary replication logging, auto-increment offset seeding, semi-sync replication, automatic fail-over/resynchronization and one-click addition of read slaves.

Our tutorial covers the concepts behind our MySQL Replication solution and explains how to deploy and manage it.

memcached access to MySQL Cluster - Tutorial

This tutorial covers the concepts behind the memcached driver for NDB, and how to install a memcached API to a MySQL Cluster.

Deploying a Galera Cluster for MySQL on Amazon VPC

This tutorial shows you how to deploy a multi-master synchronous Galera Cluster for MySQL with Amazon's Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC) service.

On-Demand MySQL Cluster Training

MySQL Cluster training slides available on demand.

This is a comprehensive training course. Learn the important details of clustering in order to get started with MySQL Cluster. Students will achieve a better understanding of the internals of the cluster, which helps write scalable applications.