Replication Defaults in MySQL-5.7.7

As part of the release of MySQL-5.7.7, based on community feedback, improvements have been made with respect to replication defaults, which will make MySQL replication safer and easier to use. This blog is intended to provide information about these default changes, and it briefly explains the advantages of having them. Continue Reading

PowerVC – Please Stay Current with Twice a Year Updates

OpenStack is a fast moving open source project and rapidly adding new features. It is actually very impressive how they have so many interrelated projects (one or more for every sub-system lets call it 60) and still manage to coordinate regular testing and releases every six months.  This is of Continue Reading

WordPress 4.3 Beta 3

WordPress 4.3 Beta 3 is now available! This software is still in development, so we don’t recommend you run it on a production site. Consider setting up a test site just to play with the new version. To test WordPress 4.3, try the WordPress Beta Tester plugin (you’ll want “bleeding Continue Reading

438 Billion: Daily Volume of Mobile and Online Messages by 2019

Mobile messaging, be it OTT or SMS, is growing at staggering rates. Juniper Research recently concluded that by 2019, 438 billion messages will be sent and received every single day. With significant trends toward OTT apps, mobile messaging is thriving within the enterprise sector, creating opportunities for enhanced productivity and Continue Reading

Infographic: Beyond BYOD – 5 Mobility Trends Impacting Business

Enterprise mobility is a growing trend permeating just about every industry. Affecting marketing, internal and external communications, daily business functions and consumer interaction, mobile messages and applications are quickly being adopted by the enterprise. This infographic from Randstad Technologies highlights 5 ways mobility trends have expanded beyond BYOD to develop Continue Reading

MySQL Binlog Events Use case and Examples

This is in continuation to the previous post, if you have not read that, I would advise you to go through that before continue reading. I discussed about three use cases in my last post, here I will explain them in detail.  Extracting data from a binary log file:The binary log file Continue Reading

MySQL Binlog Events – reading and handling information from your Binary Log

MySQL replication is among the top features of MySQL. In replication data is replicated from one MySQL Server (also knows as Master) to another MySQL Server(also known as Slave). MySQL Binlog Events is a set of libraries which work on top of replication and open directions for myriad of use cases Continue Reading

MySQL Cluster 7.4 New Features Webinar Replay

I recently hosted a webinar introducing MySQL Cluster and then looking into what’s new in the latest version (MySQL Cluster 7.4) in some more detail. The replay of the MySQL Cluster 7.4 webinar is now available here. Alternatively if just want to skim through the charts then scroll down. Abstract Continue Reading

MySQL Cluster Manager 1.3.5 Released

MySQL Cluster Manager 1.3.5 is now available to download from My Oracle Support. Details are available in the the MCM 1.3.5 Release Notes. Note that this version of MCM now supports MySQL Cluster 7.4 (as well as earlier versions or MySQL Cluster). Documentation is available here. The post MySQL Cluster Continue Reading