Tag Archives: mysql

MySQL Classic Edition: For your business’ read-intensive applications

MySQL is considered to be the most popular open source database in the world, a platform that you can rely on if you need high performance, scalable and reliable databases.  Original equipment manufacturers, independent software vendors and value added resellers that offer read-intensive applications would find MySQL Classic
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The New MySQL 5.7 Development Milestone Release: Can process 650,000 queries and deliver 1 million queries per second

  Both your business needs and the technology that supports these needs are always changing, so it follows that your database does change, too.  The good news is that if you are using Oracle products and software, you are sure that some of the world’s best programmers and
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MySQL Embedded: Full-featured, low-cost and highly-available database with no administration required

MySQL Embedded gives you a full-featured database with absolutely no administration required.  This means that you get everything that you need and expect out of a database without the hassles.  Sounds good?  Yes it is and Oracle has at least 3,000 original equipment manufacturers, value added resellers and
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MySQL Fabric’s Database Shards

MySQL Fabric allows you to manage MySQL Server farms and one of its features helps you scale out by data sharding.   It supports both range and hash-based sharding and is split between server and client.  For the server, you will be using the XML-RPC server and the mysqlfabric
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Use AWS CloudFormation to Create a MySQL Fabric Server Farm

AWS CloudFormation allows you to make and manage AWS resources.  You could also deploy and update these resources in a way that is both predictable and orderly.  You can create your own templates to help you run your applications easily, taking away the guess work when it comes
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Get to Know More About MySQL Fabric's Two Most Important Features: High Availability and Scaling Out

  MySQL Fabric is a framework to help you manage farms of MySQL Servers and help make these servers highly available and scalable. These features may be used together or on their own, and are carried out in two separate layers. The first is using the mysqlfabric method
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Oracle Linux: 40-50% Cost Reduction!

As one of the most widely deployed operating systems today, Linux is increasingly being adopted for cloud-based solutions. Oracle Linux is the most complete and integrated solution available—and delivers higher performance and better reliability at 40-50% lower cost than Red Hat. Some of the benefits of switching to Oracle Linux: 1. 40-50% cost
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Scaling MySQL: Part 2

This is the second part of the article. You can read part 1 here. The job of a MySQL administrator includes knowing how to scale MySQL systems depending on what’s required of these systems.  It could be that high availability is the most important criteria.  Or it could
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Scaling MySQL: Part 1

  A MySQL administrator knows that one of MySQL’s most important features is its scalability.  When you start out using MySQL, you are more likely to use it in one box.  Then the need for separate servers according to function or business needs call for you to be
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