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OurSQL Episode 80: Lesser Known Percona Tools

This week, we talk about lesser-known Percona tools for MySQL.

News/Feedback:
This week we have some fun audio feedback from Patrick Hurley, a MySQL DBA in the UK.

The Percona Live: MySQL Conference and Expo is from Tuesday, April 10th through Thursday, April 12th. The conference is at the Santa Clara, CA Convention Center. Early bird pricing ends March 12th, 2012. Use code PL-pod and save 10% off the early bird prices!. Check out the tutorial and session schedule.

OurSQL Episode 79: Removing Evil Queries, part 3

There are a lot of events scheduled for the next few months, we are excited about the international scope and the mix of big and small, paid and free events. This week we finish explaining the output of EXPLAIN. Ear candy is sshfs, at the movies is a presentation on joins and subqueries and how to optimize them.

Free OTN MySQL Developer Day, Singapore, Tuesday Feb 21st

Free OTN MySQL Developer Day, Paris, France, Tuesday Feb 21st

OurSQL Episode 78: Removing Evil Queries, part 2

This week, we continue our series on query optimization by talking about how to use EXPLAIN to optimize queries. Part 1 of the series.

Registration for Percona Live: MySQL Conference and Expo is open! The conference is from Tuesday, April 10th through Thursday, April 12th at the Santa Clara, CA convention center. Early bird pricing ends March 12th, 2012.
Use code PL-pod and save 10% off the early bird prices!
. Check out the tutorial and session schedule!

OurSQL Episode 77: Removing Evil Queries, part 1

This week, we talk about how to find mysql queries to optimize in part 1 of a series on query optimization.

Registration for Percona Live: MySQL Conference and Expo is open! The conference is from Tuesday, April 10th through Thursday, April 12th. Early bird pricing ends March 12th, 2012.
Use code PL-pod and save 10% off the early bird prices!.

The 1st Latin American Conference about MySQL, NoSQL and Cloud technologies will be held in Buenos Aires in June. It is called the MariaDB NoSQL & Cloud Latin American Conference and we'll bring you more information as it becomes available.

OurSQL Episode 76: Off the Charts, part 3

This week, we continue the monitoring series, talking about snmp, rrdtool, cacti, nagios, openNMS and zabbix. Sarah Novotny joins us to talk about these monitoring tools that need very little setup

Part 1 of the monitoring series: http://bit.ly/oursql074
Part 2 of the monitoring series: http://bit.ly/oursql075

News/Feedback
Registration for Percona Live: MySQL Conference and Expo is open! The conference is from Tuesday, April 10th through Thursday, April 12th. Use code PL-pod and save 10% off the early bird prices!.

OurSQL Episode 75: Off the Charts, part 2

Part 1 of the monitoring series: http://bit.ly/oursql074
This week, we continue the monitoring series, talking about snmp, rrdtool, cacti, nagios, openNMS and zabbix.

News:
The next free Oracle Technology Network Developer Day for MySQL will be Thursday, February 9th, 2012 in Frankfurt, Germany. Register for free here.

Registration for Percona Live: MySQL Conference and Expo is open! The conference is from Tuesday, April 10th through Thursday, April 12th. Use code PL-pod and save 10% off the early bird prices!. Early bird pricing is only good for about 7 more weeks, so make sure to register soon!

OurSQL Episode 74: Off the Charts, part 1

This week we kick off a multi-part series on monitoring. In this episode we discuss the MySQL Enterprise Monitor offering from Oracle and the MONyog offering from Webyog.

News
The Independent Oracle User Group is looking for nominations to the MySQL Council.

The next OTN Developer Day for MySQL will be Thursday, February 9th, 2012 in Frankfurt, Germany. Registration is free.

OurSQL Episode 73: What happened?

This week we present a year in review for the MySQL Ecosystem, including updates from Oracle's MySQL, SkySQL, Percona and MariaDB.

News:
The MySQL developer’s room at FOSDEM has almost 40 submissions, and only about a dozen slots, so they need your vote to figure out what sessions will be presented. Send in your votes via twitter or e-mail, see Giuseppe's blog post and session descriptions.

OurSQL Episode 72: Blooper Retrospective

This week we play a bunch of bloopers, some you have heard, some you haven't, as our year-end gift to you. We hope these make you laugh!

Sugus candy

OurSQL Episode 71: Table Manners, part 2

This week, we continue our discussion about MySQL and its forks. We discuss the Percona server and MariaDB.

Percona Live comes to Washington, DC on Wednesday, January 11th, 2012 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. There is a 50% discount for students, faculty and staff of educational organizations, and a 35% discount for government employees. http://www.percona.com/live/dc-2012/

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