MySQL Blog Posts

Cloud Options for MySQL and MariaDB

In addition to the traditional on-premises installation, MySQL and MariaDB can also be hosted on the cloud. This can be a good option for businesses that want to avoid the cost and complexity of managing their own database infrastructure. There are a number of cloud...

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Is Your ibdata1 File Growing Excessively?

The ibdata1 file is a system tablespace file used by the InnoDB storage engine in MySQL and MariaDB databases. It stores metadata and undo logs for InnoDB tables. The file size of ibdata1 can increase over time as more data is added to the database or as existing data...

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MySQL ReplicaSet vs InnoDB Cluster

MySQL ReplicaSet and InnoDB Cluster are both scalable, fault-tolerant, high-availability solutions offered by MySQL. When deciding on which is the best option, it comes down to how the architecture and functionality meet the needs of your organization. This blog...

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Understanding MySQL Binlog Format

The MySQL binary log is a critical component of database management, offering robust capabilities for recovery and replication. Knowing the advantages, disadvantages, and functionality is the first step in increasing availability and developing a recovery plan. In my...

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