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Welcome to the MySQL Newsletter for September 2014. MySQL Central @ OpenWorld is right around the corner. Preview the keynote, sessions, hands-on labs, and additional activities, and use the schedule builder to start planning for the conference. If you’re in the San Francisco Bay Area, join us at the MySQL Community Reception on September 30 to mingle with the community as well as MySQL engineers at Oracle. Find out more details in this edition.



MySQL Central @ OpenWorld: Plan Your Conference with the Schedule Builder

September 29–October 2, San Francisco
MySQL Central @ OpenWorld is only two weeks away. Check out the “Focus on MySQL Central” document to preview all the MySQL sessions, and add your favorite ones to the schedule builder to reserve your spot. If you’re not registered yet, act today and save US$200 off the onsite rate.
Register for MySQL Central @ OpenWorld 2014.
Check out the sessions and schedule at MySQL Central @ OpenWorld 2014.
Visit the Schedule Builder for Oracle OpenWorld.

Announcing the MySQL Community Reception @ OpenWorld

September 30, 7:00 p.m., Jillian’s at the Metreon, 175 4th Street
Join the MySQL team on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 to celebrate the dynamics and growth of the MySQL community. Whether you are attending MySQL Central @ OpenWorld, a member of local MySQL user groups, a MySQL user in the San Francisco Bay Area, or simply interested in MySQL technology, you're invited to Oracle's MySQL Community Reception. RSVP today for a fun night.
Register for the MySQL Community Reception.

Learn the Latest in MySQL at the State of the Dolphin Keynote

September 29, 4:00 p.m., Moscone West, Room 2008
During the keynote, Oracle Chief Corporate Architect Edward Screven and Oracle Vice President of MySQL Engineering Tomas Ulin address Oracle’s MySQL strategy and the latest MySQL innovations and plans. In addition, MySQL power users, Dropbox, and Twitter share with the audience their real-life MySQL use cases.
Learn more about the keynote.

Hear from MySQL Customers and Users

Attend MySQL Central @ OpenWorld and hear from renowned MySQL customers and users about how MySQL becomes an essential part of their IT infrastructures.

View the featured speakers and sessions at MySQL Central @ OpenWorld.

Meet the MySQL Engineers at Oracle

Come and learn the latest MySQL features firsthand, directly from the engineers who write the code and build the products.

Gain Deeper MySQL Knowledge in the Tutorials

Attend the tutorials on Monday, September 29, and learn MySQL insights from industry experts as well as Oracle’s MySQL team.

Find Your Peers at Birds of a Feather Sessions

Birds of a Feather (BoF) sessions provide face-to-face exposure to those interested in the same projects and topics. Join the following BoF sessions and learn from each other.

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Release Candidate: MySQL Workbench 6.2.2

View the complete list of changes.
Download MySQL Workbench.

Release Candidate: MySQL Utilities 1.5.1

View the complete list of changes.
Download MySQL Utilities.

New Release: MySQL Enterprise Monitor 3.0.14

View the complete list of changes.
Download or try MySQL Enterprise Monitor (login required).

New Release: MySQL Enterprise Backup 3.11.0

View the complete list of changes.
Download or try MySQL Enterprise Backup (login required).

New Release: MySQL Cluster Manager 1.3.2

View the complete list of changes.
Download or try MySQL Cluster Manager (login required).

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Make the Most of MySQL Enterprise Edition

Thursday, September 18, 9:00 a.m. PT
MySQL Enterprise Edition provides you with tools for automating and simplifying your database-related needs. The MySQL Enterprise Edition subscription also includes 24/7/365 world-class support for when you need help along the way. Register now to better understand how you can reduce the risk, cost, and time to develop, deploy, and manage applications with MySQL Enterprise Edition.
Register for the webcast.

MySQL Security: What’s New in MySQL 5.7 and Best Practices

Tuesday, September 23, 9:00 a.m. PT
Join Senior Development Manager Joro Kodinov, who is responsible for all aspects of MySQL security, for this technical and practical webcast. Kodinov reviews MySQL’s new security-related features in the upcoming MySQL 5.7 development milestone release, including new encryption options, secure-by-default-deployment, password policies, auditing, secured backups, and more. In addition, Kodinov provides MySQL security best practices and tips and tricks to further secure your MySQL Database.
Register for the webcast.

View all the upcoming MySQL webcasts.

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MySQL Partitioning: When, Why, and How

Geographic Information Systems in MySQL 5.7 for Web and Mobile Applications

View all the MySQL on-demand webcasts.

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OurSQL, the MySQL database community podcast, focuses on MySQL Central @ OpenWorld in episode 196. Listen to the podcast to learn more about all the great sessions.

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PlanetMySQL is an aggregation of blogs and news from MySQL developers, users, and employees. It is an excellent source of all things about MySQL, including technical tips and best practices.
Visit the blog.
Submit your blog feed.

The Road to MySQL 5.6—A Database Administrator Perspective

By Gavin Towey

MySQL 5.6.20 Community Release Notes

By Morgan Tocker

A Nice New Feature in MySQL 5.7

By Keith Murphy

MySQL sys Version 1.1.0 Released

By Mark Leith

How-to Guide to Database Migration from Microsoft Access Using MySQL Workbench

By Alfredo Kojima

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Receive the latest MySQL updates and interact with the MySQL community.

Read Oracle's MySQL Blog

Join MySQL on Facebook

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Follow MySQL on Google+

Subscribe to the MySQL YouTube Channel

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MySQL Booth and Sessions at Malaysia Open Source Conference 2014—Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

September 24—25

MySQL Booth at SymfonyLive London 2014—London, UK

September 25–26

PyCon India—Bangalore, India

September 26–28

MySQL Central @ OpenWorld—San Francisco, California

September 29–October 2

MySQL Session and Booth at DrupalCon Amsterdam

September 29–October 3

MySQL Community Reception—San Francisco, California

September 30

MySQL Booth at All Your Base—Oxford, UK

October 17

MySQL Tech Tour: Out of the Box MySQL High Availability, Performance and Scalability—London, UK

October 22

MySQL Sessions at ZendCon 2014—Santa Clara, California

October 27–30

Find a MySQL event near you.

Find an Oracle event near you.

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Just Released: All New MySQL Cluster Training Course

MySQL Cluster training teaches you how to install and configure a real-time database cluster at the core of your application. Expert instructors teach you how to design and maintain your clusters for high availability and scalability by using MySQL Cluster's open source and enterprise components. To influence the schedule for this newly released course, register your interest by clicking “View Schedule” on the MySQL Cluster training page.

If you are attending Oracle OpenWorld, don’t forget to stop by the Oracle University training and certification demos in the exhibition hall to learn about our latest MySQL training and certification offerings.

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Try MySQL Enterprise Edition

Download MySQL Community Edition

Download MySQL Cluster

Download MySQL Workbench

Download MySQL Installer for Windows

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