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Where you can find MySQL in October - December 2018 - part 2.
As a continue of the previous blog announcement posted on Oct 16, please find below a list of conferences & events where you can find MySQL team &/or MySQL Community during the period of Oct-Dec 2018: November 2018 - cont. PerconaLive, Frankfrurt Germany, November 5-7,...

MySQL Enterprise Monitor 8.0.3 has been released
The MySQL Enterprise Tools Development Team is pleased to announce the maintenance release of MySQL Enterprise Monitor 8.0.3 is now available for download on the My Oracle Support (MOS) web site. It will also be available for download via the Oracle Software Delivery Cloud in a...

Where you can find MySQL in October - December 2018 - part 1.
We would like to announce the shows & conferences where you can find MySQL Community Team or MySQL representatives at. Please be aware that the list below could be subject of change. October 2018 GITEX, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 14-18, 2018 Same as last year Oracle &...

Setting up MySQL Group Replication with MySQL Docker images
MySQL Group Replication (GR) is a MySQL Server plugin that enables you to create elastic, highly-available, fault-tolerant replication topologies. Groups can operate in a single-primary mode with automatic primary election, where only one server accepts updates at a time. Alternatively, groups can...

MySQL Meetup in Dubai
We are happy to announce that there will be a MySQL Day/MySQL Community Meetup hold in Oracle Buliding in Dubai on October 17th. Please find more details below: Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2018 Time: 6pm  Address: Oracle Office Bulding #6, Dubai, Internet City  Meeting room:...

MySQL : InnoDB Transparent Tablespace Encryption
From MySQL 5.7.11, encryption is supported for InnoDB (file-per-table) tablespaces. This is called Transparent Tablespace Encryption or sometimes referred as Encryption at Rest. This blog post aims to give the internal details of InnoDB Tablespace Encryption. Keyring Plugin : Why What How ?…

MySQL User Camp, Bangalore
We are happy to announce that another "MySQL User Camp" is going to be hold in Bangalore, India. Please find details below: Date: Thursday, October 11, 2018 3:00-5:30pm Venue: OC001, Block1, B wing, Kalyani Magnum Infotech Park, J.P. Nagar, 7th Phase Bangalore –...

What is the “(scanning)” variant of a loose index scan?
A query plan uses loose index scan if “Using index for group-by” appears in the “Extra”  column of the EXPLAIN output. In some plans though, “Using index for group-by (scanning)” appears. What does “(scanning)” mean and how is it different from the...

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