MySQL Engineering Blogs

Auditing Selection of Classified Data Stored in MySQL 8.0
The Challenge Often with sensitive information, you need to have an audit log. Not just that a table had a select run, but that specific cells within the table were accessed.  Frequently data such as this will contain a classification level as part of the row, defining policies for how it is...

A Step by Step Guide to Take your MySQL Instance to the Cloud
You have a MySQL instance? Great. You want to take it to a cloud? Nothing new. You want to do it fast, minimizing downtime / service outage? “I wish” I hear you say. Pull up a chair. Let’s have a chinwag. Given the objective above, i.e. “I have a database server on...

Java with K8S using MySQL MDS
pre { background: lightgrey; font-size: 14px; border: 2px solid grey; padding: 14px; } Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) is the Oracle Cloud Platform where the tutorial leverages 3 services – namely the MySQL Database Service (MDS), Kubernetes Container (K8s) under Developer...

MySQL Database Service Now Available in Frankfurt, London, Phoenix and Sao Paulo
MySQL Database Service is expanding to more Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Regions. In addition to the US East (Ashburn), we are rolling out the Service to the United Kingdom (London), Germany (Frankfurt), Brazil (Sao Paulo), and the US West (Phoenix). Go to oracle.com/cloud/free and get access to a...

InnoDB Data Locking – Part 1 “Introduction”
In this blog series, I’d like to introduce you gently to the topic on which I was working last 2 years, which is improving how InnoDB locks data (tables and rows) in order to provide illusion to clients that their queries are executed one after another, while in reality there is a lot of...

Migrate from on premise MySQL to MySQL Database Service
If you are running MySQL on premise, it's maybe the right time to think about migrating your lovely MySQL database somewhere where the MySQL Team prepared a comfortable place for it to stay running and safe. This awesome place is MySQL Database Service in OCI. For more information about what...

MySQL Database Service - Webinar Series
We have scheduled a series of several live webinars about MySQL Database Service, the only service 100% developed, managed and supported by the MySQL Team.   Our webinars will cover a full introduction to the new service.  We will discuss the business benefits of using the MySQL Database...

Introducing the MySQL Database Service
The MySQL team is thrilled to introduce the MySQL Database Service in the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI), the only service 100% developed, managed, and supported by the MySQL Team. For those not familiar with MySQL Database Service, it is the same MySQL you know and use, now available in the...

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