Season's Greetings and a Happy New Year!
Source:  Continuent blogs: The Scale-out, The Data Charmer, Flying Clusters and Continuent Tungsten blogs
Thursday, 19 December 2013 11:39




Quick and dirty concurrent operations from the shell
Source:  Continuent blogs: The Scale-out, The Data Charmer, Flying Clusters and Continuent Tungsten blogs
Thursday, 12 December 2013 18:41

Let’s say that you want to measure something in your database, and for that you need several operations to happen in parallel. If you have a capable programming language at your disposal (Perl, Python, Ruby, PHP, or Java would fit the bill) you can code a test that sends several transactions in parallel. But if all you have is the shell and the mysql client, things can be trickier. Today...


Percona and Continuent present: Multi-Data Center MySQL with Continuent Tungsten
Source:  Continuent blogs: The Scale-out, The Data Charmer, Flying Clusters and Continuent Tungsten blogs
Wednesday, 11 December 2013 15:51




Old and new MySQL verbosity
Source:  Continuent blogs: The Scale-out, The Data Charmer, Flying Clusters and Continuent Tungsten blogs
Monday, 09 December 2013 22:08

I was pleased to see Morgan’s announcement (http://www.tocker.ca/2013/12/09/the-mysql-error-log.html) about a fix to an old problem of mine. In March 2012 I complained about MySQL verbosity (http://datacharmer.blogspot.com/2012/03/mysql-56-too-verbose-when-creating-data.html) during installation. In MySQL 5.7.3, this behavior was changed. While the default is still as loud as it can, you...


Submissions at Percona Live Santa Clara 2014 and Lightning talks
Source:  Continuent blogs: The Scale-out, The Data Charmer, Flying Clusters and Continuent Tungsten blogs
Sunday, 08 December 2013 18:07

The call for participation at Percona Live MySQL Conference and Expo 2014 (https://www.percona.com/live/mysql-conference-2014/) is now closed. There have been more than 320 submissions, and this will keep the review committee busy for a while.One important point for everyone who has submitted: if you have submitted a proposal but haven’t included a bio in your account, do it now. If you ...


Trend-setting products in Data in 2014 - Continuent Tungsten
Source:  Articles
Tuesday, 03 December 2013 00:00

DBTA's list of Trend-Setting Products for 2014. These products, platforms, and services range from widely accepted offerings that continue to evolve to meet the needs of their loyal following to breakthrough technologies that have just released and are in the early stages of adoption. However, they all seek to arm organizations with tools to address rapidly changing market requirements and represe...


Red Hat Summit 2014
Source:  Events
Saturday, 16 November 2013 00:00

Booth # 917ASan Francisco, CAApril 14-17, 2014


The Cloudcast #120 - OpenStack DBaaS “Trove”
Source:  Articles
Friday, 15 November 2013 00:00

In a podcast from the OpenStack Summit Aaron and Kenneth Hui speak to Edward Archibald about data bases in OpenStack and the ability to turn this into DBaaS. The Cloud Zone [November 13, 2013] (http://java.dzone.com/articles/cloudcast-120-openstack-dbaas)


Collaborate 14
Source:  Events
Wednesday, 06 November 2013 00:00

Booth #1632Las Vegas, NVApril 7-11, 2014


Percona Live: MySQL Conference And Expo 2014
Source:  Events
Tuesday, 05 November 2013 00:00

Keynote: Getting Serious about MySQL and Hadoop at Continuent (http://www.percona.com/live/mysql-conference-2014/sessions/getting-serious-about-mysql-and-hadoop-continuent)Robert Hodges (CEO, Continuent) Hadoop for MySQL People (http://www.percona.com/live/mysql-conference-2014/sessions/hadoop-mysql-people)Chris Schneider (Database Architect, Groupon.com) From Dolphins to Elephants: Real-T...