MySQL Engineering Blogs
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...
JSON_TABLE – The Best of Both Worlds
One of the new JSON functions in MySQL 8.0 is JSON_TABLE. It is also MySQL’s first table function. That is, the return value is not a scalar value, but a result set. JSON_TABLE will convert (part of) a JSON document into a relational table.…
Container Testing for MySQL Server
Traditionally infrastructure management is a manual task, with sysadmins managing rather static servers. The automation capabilities of modern cloud platforms have changed this way of working: Infrastructure is often described “as code,” e.g. in a git repository, and changes are made by...
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