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Category: MySQL

MySQL or SQL Server?

Apart from Oracle, MySQL and SQL Server are the most popular RDBMS in the software industry. Which database platform should you choose?

Datavail | November 22, 2016

Oracle MySQL Cloud Service

MySQL now can be used on Oracle Cloud. Learn how you will be able to experience a more secure, cost-effective and enterprise-level database application.

Datavail | November 8, 2016

Improved Semi-Sync Replication in MySQL 5.7

This blog post explains benefits, features and limitations of the improved semi-sync replication in MySQL 5.7. Learn more.

Datavail | September 13, 2016

Percona’s Clustercheck Script for MySQL Galera

Learn how to set up and use Percona’s clustercheck script in a MySQL Galera Cluster.

Datavail | August 24, 2016

Security Validation and Password Expiration in MySQL 5.7

This blog post focuses on MySQL 5.7’s newly improved features of security validation and password expiration. Learn more.

Datavail | August 18, 2016

Backing Up MySQL Galera Cluster

This blog post discusses three main methods of backing up Galera Cluster.

Datavail | August 16, 2016

MySQL Upgrade Gotchas: 5.6 to 5.7

What to watch out for when upgrading from MySQL 5.6 to MySQL 5.7. New features and bug fixes in MySQL 5.7.

Datavail | July 12, 2016

MySQL Upgrade Gotchas: 5.5 to 5.6

What to watch out for when upgrading from MySQL 5.5 to MySQL 5.6. New features and bug fixes in MySQL 5.6.

Datavail | July 6, 2016

The Benefits of MySQL Multi-Source Replication

One of the key features in the latest releases of MySQL is multi-source replication. What are the benefits of this functionality?

Datavail | May 19, 2016