Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Don't miss these Continuent Tungsten clustering and replication talks at Percona Live MySQL Conference & Expo

Percona Live MySQL Conference and Expo, April 22-25, 2013 Continuent, along with Amazon Web Services and HP, is proud to be a Diamond Plus Sponsor of the year's premiere event for MySQL's rich and diverse ecosystem. Hear and meet 90+ expert MySQL speakers in 100+ sessions, including these eleven (11) talks by our Continuent Tungsten clustering and replication experts:

Monday, April 22
Tuesday, April 23
Wednesday, April 24
Thursday, April 25
See you in sunny Santa Clara, CA!
 

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Tungsten University: Zero-Downtime MySQL Maintenance And Schema Operations

 
Do you know how to do rolling maintenance on your database hosts so you can make changes without stopping applications? How about upgrading schema and applications themselves? Tungsten clusters have a host of features that can help you with everything from basic administration to complex application upgrades. This webinar shows you the different types of administration you need to perform, and introduces the procedures to perform them without application downtime.

Course Topics

  • What is rolling maintenance
  • How to perform simple maintenance on hosts
  • How to plan, test, and perform a MySQL version upgrade
  • Standard SQL schema upgrade patterns and how to do them with zero downtime
  • Combining SQL schema and application code upgrades
  • Structuring applications to make zero-downtime upgrade work better
  • Backing out of failed upgrade or maintenance



Friday, March 15, 2013

Get a FREE pass to MySQL Conference & Expo (a $1,599 value)

Percona Live MySQL Conference and Expo, April 22-25, 2013We are raffling six (6) full conference passes to Percona Live: MySQL Conference & Expo (April 22-25 in Santa Clara, CA) to our valued customers. A $1,599 value.

How to win? Simply send us a brief description of how you use Tungsten, how Tungsten helps you meet your clustering and replication needs, and how Continuent's support has treated you. Please give us your honest and direct feedback -- all the good, bad and even ugly. We'll pick the winners randomly, and you may soon be on your way to sunny California!

Continuent, along with Amazon Web Services and HP, is proud to be a Diamond Plus Sponsor of the year's premiere event for MySQL's rich and diverse ecosystem. Hear and meet 90+ expert MySQL speakers in 100+ sessions, including ten (10) talks by Continuent clustering and replication rockstars
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Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Tungsten University: Set up and manage advanced replication topologies


 
Do you know how to set up Tungsten Replication to handle multi-master topologies? Do you know how to replicate transactions from multiple MySQL servers into a single slave? Do you know how to replicate between Tungsten clusters? In this course we show you how to set up and manage complex replication topologies using Tungsten.