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Welcome to the MySQL Newsletter for July 2014. MySQL Central @ OpenWorld is approaching quickly and the keynote, sessions, and hands-on labs are now published. Check out the details in this edition and secure your spot today. MySQL Central @ OpenWorld is packed with technical sessions delivered by Oracle's MySQL engineers as well as renowned MySQL customers and users in the community including Facebook, Twitter, Dropbox,, and more.



Early Bird Pricing Extended to August 1 for MySQL Central @ OpenWorld 2014

Want to learn best practices for developing next-generation applications with MySQL? During MySQL Central @ OpenWorld—taking place September 29 through October 2 in San Francisco—find out how Facebook, Twitter, Dropbox, Yahoo!, Yelp, Ticketmaster, and are using MySQL to power mission-critical applications. You'll also hear the latest product updates directly from Oracle's MySQL engineers. Register today to take advantage of the extended Early Bird rate and save US$500.
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Check out the sessions at MySQL Central @ OpenWorld 2014.

MySQL Enterprise Edition in Action

Three new case studies showcase how modern enterprises and organizations rely on MySQL Enterprise Edition to enable better online shopping experiences, manage the oil and gas supply chain, and analyze scientific data.
Read the case study: "Coupang Delivers 24-Hour Online Shopping Convenience, Increases Customer Satisfaction, and Reduces Maintenance Costs."
Read the case study: "Sharecat Enables Oil and Gas Supply Chain Management with MySQL Enterprise Edition."
Read the case study: "Genoscope Makes Genomic Data Available to Scientists with MySQL Enterprise Edition."

Get The Most of MySQL in The Cloud

Have you already deployed or are you considering deploying MySQL-based applications in the cloud? How can you ensure high levels of database security, performance, and availability while improving operational efficiency? Check out the resource kit to learn how you can rapidly and easily develop, deploy, and manage new MySQL applications in the cloud with the highest levels of MySQL scalability, security, and uptime.
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Release Candidate: MySQL for Visual Studio 1.2.2

View the complete list of changes.
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Release Candidate: MySQL for Excel 1.3.1

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New Release: MySQL Cluster 7.3.6

View the complete list of changes.
Download MySQL Cluster.

New Release: MySQL Workbench 6.1.7

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New Release: MySQL Enterprise Monitor 3.0.13

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New Release: MySQL Enterprise Backup 3.10.2

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"MySQL Fabric—High Availability and Automated Sharding for MySQL"

"MySQL in Software as a Service: Best Practices, Part II"

"Discover the Latest MySQL Cluster Developments"

"Using MySQL in the Cloud"

View all the MySQL on-demand webcasts.

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Real Time Performance Video

Real-Time Performance and Availability Monitoring with MySQL Enterprise Monitor

Watch the video and learn how MySQL Enterprise Monitor enables you to manage the overall performance and health of your MySQL servers.

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PlanetMySQL is an aggregation of blogs and news from MySQL developers, users, and Oracle employees. It is an excellent source of all things about MySQL, including technical tips and best practices.
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MySQL Enterprise Backup: Streaming Backups onto the Cloud Storage

By Jothir Ganesan

Externally Stored Fields in InnoDB

By Annamalai Gurusami

MySQL Central @ OpenWorld Keynotes

By Bertrand Matthelié

MySQL APT Repository—MySQL on Linux

By Dave Stokes

Improving Innochecksum in MySQL

By Anil Toshniwal

Adding Summary Fields When Importing MySQL Data with MySQL for Excel

By Javier Rivera

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MySQL Session at Converge 2014—Glasgow, Scotland

August 15–16

Helsinki MySQL User Group Meeting—Helsinki, Finland

August 20

Swedish MySQL User Group (SMUG) Meeting—Stockholm, Sweden

August 21

MySQL Session at CakeFest 2014—Madrid, Spain

August 21–24

MySQL Booth at Froscon 2014—St. Augustin, Germany

August 23–24

MySQL at Debian Conference 2014—Portland, Oregon

August 23–31

MySQL at FossetCon—Orlando, United States

September 11–13

MySQL at Kiwi PyCon 2014—Wellington, New Zealand

September 12–14

MySQL Session at Ruby Kaigi—Tokyo, Japan

September 18–20

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

MySQL Central @ OpenWorld—San Francisco, California

September 29–October 2

MySQL Session and Booth at DrupalCon Amsterdam—Amsterdam, Netherlands

September 29–October 3

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MySQL for Database Administrators Training and Certification

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