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OurSQL Episode 202: Scaling by Proxy

This episode we start a 2-part series on MaxScale, a scaling proxy for MySQL. Ear Candy is OS Query and At the Movies is about MaxScale.

OurSQL Episode 201: What are you doing?

This week we discuss user statistics in the MariaDB and Percona forks of MySQL.

OurSQL Episode 200: Information Security and Privacy

For our 200th episode, we interview security expert Bruce Schneier. We talk about plenty of topics including airport security and the TSA, PRISM and the NSA, wholesale surveillance, surveillance backwards in time, finding people who have disposable cellphones, about searches and co-travelers, why Facebook does not offer the ability to pay for your account, a bit about Firefox and its propensity to act in the user's interest, and the future of our public information.

OurSQL Episode 199: Make It Fast

This week, we discuss common MySQL performance tips.

OurSQL Episode 198: Swimming with Threads

This week, we discuss server thread pooling in MySQL and MariaDB. Ear Candy is a workaround for max key length in InnoDB, and At the Movies is Continuous Integration For Your Database Migrations.

OurSQL Episode 197: NoSQL for MySQLers

This week, we talk with Tim Callaghan of Tokutek about NoSQL for MySQLers. Ear Candy is getting rid of InnoDB temporary tables and At the Movies is about "Disaster Recovery Lessons I Hoped I'd Never Have to Learn".

OurSQL Episode 196: MySQL Central

This week we talk about the MySQL Central conference, formerly known as the MySQL Connect conference. Ear Candy is Federico Razzoli explainsing different ways to debug stored procedures in MariaDB 10, and At the Movies is how to use MySQL Fabric.

OurSQL Episode 195: Common Schema, part 5

This week we complete our series on Common Schema by talking about QueryScript. Special guest co-host Jon Day of SkySQL joins us. Ear Candy is some MySQL security tips and At the Movies is a humorous look at value chain mapping.

OurSQL Episode 194: Common Schema, part 4

This week we continue our series on Common Schema and talk about different ways to look at the processlist, help with the query profiler, and some internal Common Schema tables. Ear Candy is about RHEL 7.0 using MariaDB, and At the Movies is The Human Postmortem.

OurSQL Episode 193: Common Schema, part 3

This week we continue our discussion about Common Schema by talking about security views and schema analysis views. Ear Candy is that apt repositories for MySQL are available, and At the Movies is about copyright vs. civil liberties.

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