All posts by Alfredo Kojima

MySQL InnoDB Cluster – A Hands on Tutorial

Traditionally, setting up high availability (HA) in MySQL has been a challenging task, especially for people without advanced knowledge of MySQL. From understanding concepts and technologies, to the tooling, specific commands and files to execute and edit, there’s a lot of things you need to know even when planning a test deployment (the Quick Start Guide for Group Replication should give you an idea).…

MySQL 5.7.12 – Part 4: A new MySQL Command Line Shell

The classic MySQL command line tool is how most users – developers and administrators – interact with a MySQL server. From administrative tasks to trying out queries, it wouldn’t be far-fetched to call it the face of MySQL.

With a new programming interface built into the MySQL Server, we need to properly support it at the client side in connectors, tools and of course, the command line client.…