Monitor the top metrics in MySQL databases

As tables increase in size and more and more users come online, it becomes necessary to fine-tune the database server from time to time.

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Benefit from third-party MySQL tools

Adding third-party tools can be an effective method of enhancing software, since they may provide additional features lacking in the original software.

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SQLyog MySQL GUI v13.1.9 Released

This new release of SQLyog v13.1.9 includes a new feature and addresses multiple bugs.

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MySQL Cloud Databases – Monitoring and Optimizing

I often get lots of questions from my clients about how to do monitoring of MySQL Database in the cloud and also optimize queries in real-time.

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How To Become a MySQL Database Administrator

Due to the nature of data-driven business, database administrators (DBAs), particularly MySQL database administrators are highly sought after. 

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Commercial vs. Open Source MySQL Tools

MySQL is the most popular open source database on the market. As a result of its popularity, there are many open source client tools available for interacting with and managing MySQL environments. While there are advantages of open source client tools for MySQL, there are also significant limitations to consider.

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Diagnosing MySQL Database Performance Issues

ental in helping DBAs to perform their duties. This includes identifying and addressing MySQL database performance issues.

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Effectively Optimize MySQL Performance in the Cloud

It is becoming increasingly important for organizations to optimize MySQL performance. This is especially true as more organizations opt to deploy MySQL instances in cloud and hybrid environments. While cloud and hybrid hosting has many advantages, organizations should be aware that the added complexity introduces more opportunity for deficiencies.

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MySQL Database Security Tips and Best Practices

MySQL database security is an exercise that requires vigilance from database administrators (DBAs). Security is a concern of all information technology (IT) professionals these days. The news often reports data breaches and ransomware attacks that cripple businesses and put sensitive information resources at risk.

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A Guide to MySQL Troubleshooting

Effective MySQL troubleshooting starts with effective monitoring. Users need the ability to identify problems at their source so fixes can be made with minimal disruption to operations.

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