MySQL Cluster 7.4.6 is now available

The binary and source versions of MySQL Cluster 7.4.6 have now been made available at http://www.mysql.com/downloads/cluster/. MySQL Cluster NDB 7.4.6 is a new maintenance release of MySQL Cluster, based on MySQL Server 5.6 and including features from version 7.4 of the NDB storage engine, as well as fixing a number Continue Reading

MySQL 5.7.6: It is easier to switch master now!

Introduction One of the primary objectives of MySQL replication is providing an easy failover process i.e. switching to a redundant system if the primary MySQL server fails. In MySQL this translates to switching to the most appropriate slave server in the eventuality of a failure of the master server. The Continue Reading

MySQL Group Replication – mysql-5.7.6-labs-group-replication

Hi all, a few months have passed since our first preview release of MySQL Group Replication. Now is the time for the second preview release of MySQL Group Replication, the plugin that brings multi-master update everywhere to MySQL, as described in Hello World post. Introduced changes User interface changes After Continue Reading

MySQL Cluster 7.4 New Features – upcoming webinar

On Thursday I’ll be hosting a webinar introducing MySQL Cluster and then looking into what’s new in the latest version (MySQL Cluster 7.4) in some more detail. As always the webinar is free but please register here. I’ll be answering on-line Q&A during the presentation. Even if you can’t join Continue Reading

EasyApache 3.30.3 Released

Hash: SHA512 SUMMARY cPanel, Inc. has released EasyApache 3.30.3 with PHP versions 5.4.43, 5.5.27, and 5.6.11. This release addresses vulnerabilities related to CVE-2015-3152. We strongly encourage all PHP 5.4 users to upgrade to version 5.4.43, all PHP 5.5 users to version 5.5.27, and all PHP 5.6 users to upgrade to Continue Reading

Coming Soon: A More Open Platform for OpenVZ

By Andre Moruga and Sergey Bronnikov A lot can change in 16 years. Back in 1999, we had just developed the first concept of a container virtualization technology – and while this would later become a world-class commercial server product, containers were still seldom used and even less frequently understood. Continue Reading

IDC: Embrace cloud and mobile, or get left behind

With cloud computing and mobility on the minds of most CIOs today, you’d expect IT service providers to double up on building their capabilities in those areas. Yet, a recent Microsoft-commissioned study by IDC revealed that a number of them still question the need to move up the value curve and invest in Continue Reading

[Urgent Maintenance] ReadyspaceCloud Drive – Singapore

Dear Customers, Service(s) affected – Readyspace Cloud Drive – Singapore Scheduled start time and date – 12:00am 14 July 2015 Estimated end time and date – 12:30am 14 July 2015 Details : We will be doing an urgent maintenance on Cloud Drive for critical security updates and patches to ensure stability and Continue Reading

Acronis unveils cloud data protection platform

As more companies become more vulnerable to cybersecurity threats, many are looking to cloud security services to protect their data. Singapore-based data protection specialist Acronis hopes to address that need with its new Data Protection Platform, which cloud service providers can tap on to provide backup, disaster recovery and file-sharing services Continue Reading