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MySQL Shell 8.0.23 – What’s New?
The MySQL team is proud to announce the general availability of version 8.0.23 of the MySQL Shell. In addition to a considerable number of bugs fixed, the following changes were introduced. Improved Import Table The importTable utility continues getting better, the following enhancements: Multiple...

5.6 Goes Deep-Six
When MySQL 5.6 went GA back in 2013, it was a major milestone for MySQL, with a large number of improvements and new features in areas such as InnoDB, partitioning, performance schema, optimizer, and GIS. And not least, 5.6 came with much improved security features and characteristics. But all...

A 250x improvement to tablespace truncation in MySQL Server 8.0.23
In MySQL Server 8.0.23 an improvement was made to InnoDB that allows truncation and deletion of all tablespaces to be faster. In fact, making it almost instantaneous as long as AHI is disabled. This is done by allowing pages in the buffer pool to be freed lazily instead of immediately when a...

MySQL Shell AdminAPI – What’s new in 8.0.23?
The MySQL Development Team is happy to announce a new 8.0 Maintenance Release of MySQL Shell AdminAPI – 8.0.23! In addition to several bug fixes and minor changes, some significant enhancements regarding monitoring/troubleshooting and performance were included. MySQL Shell AdminAPI Cluster...

Where's the MySQL Team from January - March 2021
As a continue of the regular blog posts informing you about where you can find MySQL Community & MySQL team at, please find below a list of shows you can join and listen MySQL talks & sessions.  January 2021: Coud Native Meetup/VIRTUAL, January 26, 2021 - URL to be...

Announcing MySQL Cluster 8.0.23, 7.6.17, 7.5.21, 7.4.31, and 7.3.32
We are pleased to announce the release of MySQL Cluster 8.0.23, the latest GA, along with 7.6.17, 7.5.21, 7.4.31, and 7.3.32. MySQL Cluster is the distributed, shared-nothing variant of MySQL. This storage engine provides: In-Memory storage – Real-time performance (with optional checkpointing to...

Announcing MySQL Server 8.0.23 and 5.7.33
MySQL Server 8.0.22 and 5.7.33, new versions of the popular Open Source Database Management System, have been released. These releases are recommended for use on production systems. For an overview of what’s new, please see http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/8.0/en/mysql-nutshell.html...

The MySQL 8.0.23 Maintenance Release is Generally Available
The MySQL Development team is very happy to announce that MySQL 8.0.23 is now available for download at dev.mysql.com. In addition to bug fixes there are a few new features added in this release.  Please download 8.0.23 from dev.mysql.com or from the MySQL  Yum,  APT, or SUSE repositories.…

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