Read the Blog This blog post covers the new backup features available in Cluster Control version 1.4.Read the Blog Cluster Control follows some best practices to perform backups using mysqldump or Percona xtrabackup.In the blog “The Choice of My SQL Storage Engine and its Impact on Backup Procedures” we discuss how the selection of different types of storage engines (like My ISAM, Inno DB, etc) can have an impact on your backup strategy. Backup Strategies for My SQL Galera Cluster” we discuss the different options available to you when making your backup and restore plan with special focus on doing it in a way that does not affect performance.In our blog “How to Perform Efficient Backups for My SQL and Maria DB” we discuss a number of ways to backup My SQL and Maria DB, each of which comes with pros and cons.Other methods include replicating from a source database while it is up, in which case it is important the original database be unaffected by any cloning procedure.Read the Blog This is our fifth post in the “Become a Mongo DB DBA” blog series - how do you make a good backup strategy for Mongo DB, what tools are available and what you should watch out for.If you are running a My SQL or Maria DB environment our best resource for you is the free whitepaper “The Dev Ops Guide to Database Backups for My SQL and Maria DB.” The guide covers the two most popular backup utilities available for My SQL and Maria DB, namely mysqldump and Percona Xtra Backup.
Cluster Control provides you with sophisticated backup and failover features using a point-and-click interface to easily restore your data if something goes wrong and can be your DBA-sidekick when it comes to building an effective backup strategy.In addition to the whitepaper there are two webinars focused on backups that you can watch on-demand.“My SQL Tutorial - Backup Tips for My SQL, Maria DB & Galera Cluster” and “Become a My SQL DBA - Deciding on a Relevant Backup Solution.” Each of these webinars offer tips and best practices on building a backup plan and summarize much of the content that is available throughout our website.Pixar’s “Toy Story 2” famously almost never happened due a command line mis-run causing the movie to be deleted and an in-effective backup strategy in place.That movie went on to take in nearly 0 million dollars worldwide in box office…Wherever you are and whatever you’re doing, our best fibre and 4G is now even better together. Wherever you are and whatever you’re doing, our best fibre and 4G is now even better together.New BT Plus has arrived, bringing fibre and 4G together to give you our best connection in and out of the home. With extra speed, extra data and our promise to keep you connected, you can keep watching, listening, talking and sharing to your heart’s content. The designated administrator managing the database environments must be prepared for situations where any failure may cause an impact to the availability, integrity, or usability of a database or application.Reacting to these failures is a key component of the administrator’s responsibilities and their ability to react correctly depends on whether they have a well-planned strategy for database backups and recovery.