Category Archives: MySQL

MySQL-5.7.6: Introducing Multi-source replication

On March 10, 2015, we released MySQL-5.7.6 and among many other things it includes multi-source replication which provides the ability for a MySQL slave server to replicate from more than one MySQL master. We have been very careful with multi-source replication in terms of what exactly our users want and we have tried our best to incorporate as much feedback as possible.…

Purging and Rotating Logs Made Easy with MySQL Utilities

The MySQL Utilities team is happy to introduce a new MySQL utility named  ‘mysqlbinlogpurge‘, which allows users to easily and safely purge binary logs on a master by determining the binary logs that are obsolete. This utility is included in MySQL Utilities
release-1.6.1 Alpha release along with ‘mysqlslavetrx‘ and ‘mysqlbinlogrotate‘.…

My NoSQL/SQL and MySQL Cluster sessions at Oracle OpenWorld

I have 2 sessions at Oracle OpenWorld in San Francisco this Thursday (2nd October 2014); please come along if your in town and feel free to grab me after the sessions for any extra questions:

NoSQL and SQL: The Best of Both Worlds [CON2853]

Thursday, Oct 2, 9:30 AM – 10:15 AM – Moscone South – 252

There’s a lot of excitement about NoSQL data stores, with the promise of simple access patterns, flexible schemas, scalability, and high availability.…

New MySQL Releases

More MySQL releases than ever before. Check out the following that we just released:

– MySQL Connector Java 5.1.33 GA
– MySQL Fabric & MySQL Utilities 1.5.2 GA
– MySQL Connector Python 2.0.1 GA
– MySQL Fabric and Utilities 1.6.0 Alpha
– MySQL Connector C (Labs)
– MySQL Connector Python (Labs)
– MySQL Group Replication (Labs)
– MySQL HTTP Plugin (Labs)

Download from http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/ and http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/