MySQL 5.7.6 is out. Be prepared for big changes
Source:  Continuent blogs: The Scale-out, The Data Charmer, Flying Clusters and Continuent Tungsten blogs
Tuesday, 10 March 2015 09:06

Today Oracle released MySQL 5.7.6 milestone 16 (https://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/mysql/5.7/en/news-5-7-6.html). With this, MySQL 5.7 has been in development for over 2 years.Compared to MySQL 5.6, the changes are quite extensive. The main effort of the team has been focused on speed, with performance reportedly improved from 2 to 3 times compared to previous releases.A full list of what is new (...


Real-time data loading from Oracle and MySQL to data warehouses, analytics
Source:  Continuent blogs: The Scale-out, The Data Charmer, Flying Clusters and Continuent Tungsten blogs
Monday, 23 February 2015 11:45




vCloud Air and business-critical MySQL
Source:  Continuent blogs: The Scale-out, The Data Charmer, Flying Clusters and Continuent Tungsten blogs
Thursday, 19 February 2015 15:00




Business continuity with geographically distributed multi-master MySQL clusters
Source:  Continuent blogs: The Scale-out, The Data Charmer, Flying Clusters and Continuent Tungsten blogs
Tuesday, 10 February 2015 13:30




MySQL High Availability and Disaster Recovery
Source:  Continuent blogs: The Scale-out, The Data Charmer, Flying Clusters and Continuent Tungsten blogs
Thursday, 29 January 2015 13:20




Replicating From MySQL & Oracle into Hadoop
Source:  Articles
Thursday, 04 December 2014 12:00

The idea of a database silo - that is, a single database that contains everything - is a rapidly declining environment for most companies. Many use multiple databases to take advantage of the different range of functionality, from their transactional store, to caching and session stores using NoSQL and, more recently, the transfer of information into analytical stores such as Hadoop. Read the ent...


Trend-Setting Products in Data and Information Management for 2015
Source:  Articles
Tuesday, 02 December 2014 12:00

More than ever, the spotlight is on data and IT management teams to help their organizations gain maximum value from their data while also mitigating risk. Fortunately, leading vendors are developing products and services to do just that. DBTA presents the list of Trend-Setting Products for 2015. Read the entire article here. [Database Trends and Applications, December 2, 2014] (http://www.dbta.c...


MySQL and Oracle into Hadoop
Source:  Articles
Thursday, 20 November 2014 12:00

The notion of a database silo - that is, a single database that contains everything and operates in isolation - is a rapidly fading concept in most companies. Many use multiple databases to take advantage of the different range of functionality, from their transactional store, to caching and session stores using NoSQL and, more recently, the transfer of information into analytical stores such as H...


MySQL in the Cloud, is Amazon RDS for you?
Source:  Continuent blogs: The Scale-out, The Data Charmer, Flying Clusters and Continuent Tungsten blogs
Thursday, 06 November 2014 15:00




Acquisition of Continuent to Fuels VMware’s Hybrid Cloud Intentions
Source:  Articles
Wednesday, 29 October 2014 12:00

VMware, a cloud and virtualization software provider, has announced the acquisition of assets of database clustering and replication outfit, Continuent where the latter's team will join VMware's Hybrid Cloud Business Unit. Ajay Patel, Vice President of Application-as-a-Service at VMware explains that combine wants, "to enhance Continuent's technology, integrating it within VMware vCloud Air o...