Today new version of JSON UDF functions: 0.2.1 was released. This is maintenance release which added no new functionality and only contains bug fixes. However, it also includes improvements for build ans test procedures. As usual, you can download source and binary packages at MySQL Labs. Binary packages (more…)
Relational DBMS used to be fairly straightforward product suites, which boiled down to:
- A big SQL interpreter.
- A bunch of administrative and operational tools.
- Some very optional add-ons, often including an application development tool.
Now, however, most RDBMS are sold as part of something bigger.
- Oracle has hugely thickened its (more...)
The SQL language is a bit like a toolkit for data. It consists of lots of little fiddly bits of syntax that, taken together, allow you to build complex edifices and return powerful results. For the uninitiated, the many tools can be quite confusing, and it's sometimes difficult to decide (more...)
For those of you wishing to capitalize on your hard-earned MySQL skills, there are two new MySQL certifications based on MySQL version 5.6:
- Oracle Certified Professional, MySQL 5.6 Developer–This certification displays your ability as a developer of MySQL applications and solutions, and covers language-specific topics and (more...)
“Will you expand the next webcast to 90 minutes? This one was too interesting to last only one hour” was one of the questions we got during the “Tuning MySQL for Great Product Performance: The Fundamentals, Updated for MySQL 5.6” webinar on August 27th. The engineers on Q&A (more...)
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We'll have 6 Birds-of-a-Feather sessions at the conference. They offer you the opportunity to engage in lively, passionate and insightful discussions, as well as to influence (more...)
Eight MySQL Connect Hands-on Labs will offer you the chance to get hands-on experience about various topics. They will all take place in room Franciscan A/B at the Hilton Union Square and here is the schedule:
MySQL’s EXPLAIN Command New Features - Evgeny Potemkin, Oracle
Saturday, 11.30am - 12. (more...)
Following my blog on InnoDB sessions, let's focus today on what you will have the opportunity to learn from MySQL users sharing their real-world experiences along with best practices they've developed.
You should obviously not miss our exciting panel on "Current MySQL Usage Models and Future Developments" featuring Davi (more...)
For my example, (more...)
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With keynotes and over 85 conference sessions, Hands-on Labs, Birds-of-a-Feather sessions and tutorials, MySQL Connect offers you a unique opportunity to (more...)
Raffi Krikorian, VP Platform Engineering at Twitter, blogged about Twitter's New Tweets per second record and how they achieved it:
"Recently, something remarkable happened on Twitter: On Saturday, August 3 in Japan, people watched an airing of Castle in the Sky, and at one moment they took to Twitter (more...)