Performance of Connection Routing plugin in MySQL Router 2.0

The MySQL family has grown with the introduction of the Router, which brings high-availability and Fabric integration to all MySQL clients independently of any specific connector support for them. This blog focuses on the throughput of the Connection Routing plugin for Router and evaluates the overhead it may bring to Continue Reading

Semi-synchronous Replication Performance in MySQL 5.7

With MySQL 5.7 becoming GA it’s a good time to highlight how much performance has improved in replication since the 5.6 era. A previous blog post focused on the performance of the multi-threaded slave applier and on this one the target is the semi-synchronous replication plug-in (SemiSYNC), whose performance has Continue Reading

WordPress 4.4 Beta 2

WordPress 4.4 Beta 2 is now available for download and testing. This is software still in development, so we don’t recommend that you run it on a production site. To get the beta, try the WordPress Beta Tester plugin (you’ll want “bleeding edge nightlies”). Or you can download the beta here (zip). For more of what’s Continue Reading

Multi-threaded Replication Performance in MySQL 5.7

Now that MySQL 5.7 has become GA it’s a good time to highlight how much performance has improved in replication since the 5.6 era. This blog post will focus on the performance of the multi-threaded slave applier (MTS), and about it’s scalability in particular.… The post Multi-threaded Replication Performance in Continue Reading

EasyApache 3.32.4 Released (Apache downgrade!)

On October 15th, we released EasyApache 3.23.3, which included an upgrade to Apache 2.4.17. After the release, we observed that REDIRECT_URL changed to serve a full URL rather than a relative URL or file path, and that mod_autoindex caused issues with Fusion Passenger. While some application developers have updated their Continue Reading

Replication in MySQL 5.7 GA

MySQL 5.7 has been recently declared Generally Available and in it there is a set of new replication features. Over the last 6 years MySQL replication has evolved at a tremendous pace. MySQL 5.6 brought us a lot of new replication features, many that were ground breaking and yes, sometimes controversial.… The post Replication in Continue Reading

[Scheduled Maintenance] ReadySpace Helpdesk System

Dear Customers, We will be performing a maintenance that will impact the following services. Service(s) affected : Scheduled start time and date : 11:00 PM 28/10/2015 SGT +0800hours Estimated end time and date : 1:00 AM 29/10/2015 SGT +0800hours   Details : We will be doing updates and patching to our helpdesk ticketing Continue Reading

Increasing MySQL Fabric Resilience to Failures: Meet the Multi-Node Fabric

Overview Redundancy is key to providing resilience to failures, and in Fabric 1.6.2 (now available on MySQL Labs), we have introduced the possibility to start multiple MySQL Fabric instances that are kept consistent through a replicated state machine. The state machine replication guarantees that all machines (i.e.… The post Increasing MySQL Fabric Continue Reading

Announcing: MySQL Fabric 1.6.2 on Labs

The MySQL Fabric team is pleased to announce that a new version is now available on Labs. This labs release includes our latest developments to give you a taste of what we have been working on. In particular, it includes the following new features and improvements: Multi-node Fabric support is Continue Reading

MySQL Group Replication for MySQL 5.7.9

Hi all, keeping our steady release cycle, it is time again to do another preview release of MySQL Group Replication, the plugin that brings multi-master update everywhere to MySQL, like we described in Hello World post. We are very proud to do the fifth preview release of MySQL Group Replication, Continue Reading