Summary of Mydbops Opensource Database Meetup#8

On January 30, 2021, we hosted the live stream ‘Mydbops Database Meetup #8’ by the Mydbops IT Solutions. This Meetup edition had drawn a good amount of attendees connect the Open Source Database Administrative Community, to online meet. We had talks on MySQL and PostgreSQL databases. With the help of software like zoom hosting arrangement and YouTube … Continue reading Summary of Mydbops Opensource Database Meetup#8

Fastest Parallel replication method in MySQL 8.

From MySQL 5.7, we had a Multi-threaded Slave (MTS) Applier mechanism called LOGICAL_CLOCK to overcome the problems of parallel replication within a database. To further improve the parallelisation mechanism, from MySQL 8 (5.7.22) we have write-set replication, so before going further , lets look at the difference between Logical clock (LC) and Writeset. LOGICAL_CLOCK Transactions that … Continue reading Fastest Parallel replication method in MySQL 8.

PgPool – II Installation & Configuration – (Part-I)

PGPool-II is an open-source proxy software that can be used for the PostgreSQL servers(ProxySQL for MySQL) environment. It lies between the application server/PostgreSQL client and the PostgreSQL database servers and can provide much-needed features like Load Balancing, Query Cache, Connection Pooling, and Watchdog. Each feature requires a detailed explanation with supporting examples. So, in this … Continue reading PgPool – II Installation & Configuration – (Part-I)

Mydbops MyWebinar: High availability with InnoDB Cluster

Celebrating The new year is not about a change of just the time element, It is about the discovering of a new you and elevate you by continuous learning & upgrading that recognizes WAAOC!! We Are All One Community!! Mydbops is geared up to give back to our community of opensource database, AGAIN!! MyWebinar is … Continue reading Mydbops MyWebinar: High availability with InnoDB Cluster

Generating Flexible Random data in MySQL

I was about to benchmark the various compression methods in MySQL ( Via Engines ). But i liked to simulate my own data set similar to a production work load. Well searched for a tool which should be flexible to enough make customised table structure and more. Mysql_random_data_load is a tool from Percona labs used … Continue reading Generating Flexible Random data in MySQL

Install Specific Version of MySQL 8 using YUM

We have many ways to install MySQL on linux machines such as source, binary and so on. But most of the Engineers always prefer default package managers (yum for RPM-Based distributions and apt for DPKG-Based distributions) for its ease of use and it can resolve all dependencies on its own. And of course, it is … Continue reading Install Specific Version of MySQL 8 using YUM

Backup and Recovery using Mariabackup.

A Database Engineer should always be aware of how the database stores valuable data and also to safeguard it. Data may be lost due to a lot of reasons like some critical problems in the hardware, crashes, human mistakes, and more other reasons. That is why we need to take database backups. To make backups … Continue reading Backup and Recovery using Mariabackup.

Faster logical backup of a single table in MySQL.

Logical backup's are of great use in data migration across cloud environments and table level recoveries. The new Mysql shell 8.0.22 ,has introduced a couple of new utilities named util.dumpTable() and util.exportTable() to export individual tables from a MySQL. Prior to 8.0.22 it is not possible to make a backup of single table using MySQL … Continue reading Faster logical backup of a single table in MySQL.

Mydbops Database Meetup #7 (Virtual Meetup)

Partnering to participate in knowledge sharing for the community of open source Database Administrators. In continuation to the community contribution with knowledge gained out of experience and demo, Mydbops IT Solutions, conducted it's 7th Database Meetup (Virtual) on Saturday, 3rd of October 2020. Due to these Pandemic situation, and for the first time, we have … Continue reading Mydbops Database Meetup #7 (Virtual Meetup)

Is your database robust to accommodate high traffic throughout this festival season?

This year's predicted traffic trends are 2X. https://www.businessinsider.in/advertising/brands/news/myntra-expects-2x-increase-in-traffic-over-the-previous-festive-season-in-its-upcoming-big-fashion-festival/articleshow/78554170.cms Be it e-commerce, logistics, fintech & many more, higher traffic is expected. Is your database permanence enough to nullify the downtime and provide a hustle free journey for your customers? Speaking of season, here is a fascinating dissection of one of our esteemed client who during the … Continue reading Is your database robust to accommodate high traffic throughout this festival season?