Author: Derek Downey

Join Pythian at Percona Live Europe in Amsterdam!

  The Percona Live Data Europe Conference in Amsterdam is being held October 3-5, 2016. It is quickly approaching, and Pythian is excited to show you how we Love Your Data in a big way! We have an awesome lineup of speakers this year:…

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Rejoining a Node to MySQL’s InnoDB Cluster

Derek Downey, OSDB Practice Advocate at Pythian, gives you the steps to setup and deploy a local sandbox Cluster as well as the steps to kill a node.

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Protect Against MySQL Vulnerability CVE-2016-6662

Derek Downey, OSDB Practice Advocate at Pythian, explains how to protect against the MySQL bug CVE-2016-6662.

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Ansible Dependencies for Docker Containers

I recently had the opportunity to test out Ansible’s ability to interact with docker containers. Some might ask why we would want Ansible to connect to running containers. Afterall, we can build the containers to our liking using ansible-container, or…

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How to Verify If a Slave Running in MySQL 5.7

Derek Downey, OSDB Practice Advocate at Pythian, explains how to verify that a Slave is running in MySQL 5.7.

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Are You Optimizing Costs With AWS Reserved Instances?

Derek Downey, OSDB Practice Advocate at Pythian, discusses how to optimize costs with AWS Reserved Instances.

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Percona Live Data Performance Conference 2016 Retrospective

PerconaLive2016

Derek Downey, OSDB Practice Advocate at Pythian, details some of the industry trends and events that occurred during PerconaLive 2016.

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MySQL Memory Usage Docs Get a FaceLift

Derek Downey, OSDB Practice Advocate at Pythian, discusses the updates to MySQL memory usage docs.

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Pythian at the 2016 Percona Live Data Performance Conference

Derek Downey, OSDB Practice Advocate at Pythian, highlights upcoming speakers and events at the 2016 Percona Live Data Performance Conference.

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2016 Annual Pythian MySQL Community Dinner

Once again, Pythian is organizing the Annual MySQL Community Dinner at Pedro’s! This dinner is open to all MySQL community members since many of you will be in town for Percona Live. Here are the details…

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