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).…
We carefully listened to the feedback we got from the last preview release and incorporated most of the suggested changes, the rest will follow in the next release.
Here are the highlights of this release!
Remote Instances support
The last preview release of InnoDB cluster only allowed to work with sandbox instances on localhost.…
The MySQL Development Team is happy to announce a new release of the MySQL InnoDB Cluster – 5.7.17 Preview, now available for download at http://labs.mysql.com/. This release contains the following packages.
- MySQL Router 2.1.1 labs & MySQL Shell 1.0.6 labs
The InnoDB Cluster 5.7.17 Preview supports and requires the latest MySQL Server 5.7.17 GA release that now ships with Group Replication feature in GA quality.…
UPDATE: This post refers to the first labs release of InnoDB cluster. For the updated version for the latest release, please see the new Tutorial blog post
Traditionally, setting up high availability (HA) in MySQL has been a challenging task, especially for people without advanced knowledge of MySQL.…
Introducing the new MySQL InnoDB Cluster Feature
MySQL has had good support for replication for a long time. After all, it is one of the key features that have enabled companies like Facebook, Booking, Twitter and so many others to grow and scale to such extreme scale with MySQL as their primary database engine.…
MySQL Fabric is a new product and some folks are running into issues when trying to deploy test instances that grow beyond a single server.
The Fabric documentation has an example GRANT statement illustrating the simple localhost use case:
CREATE USER 'fabric'@'localhost' IDENTIFIED BY 'secret';
GRANT ALL ON *.