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Welcome to the Oracle Information InDepth Newsletter: MySQL Edition for March 2013. We’re hosting the first Virtual Developer Day: MySQL this month, where you’ll learn the latest features in MySQL 5.6 as well as obtain hands-on experience getting started with MySQL and MySQL replication. Don’t miss this opportunity—register now!

 

NEWS

 

Register for Virtual Developer Day: MySQL—March 12 and March 19

Americas Event: Tuesday, March 12, 9:00 a.m. PT to 1:00 p.m. PT
EMEA Event: Tuesday, March 19, 9:00 GMT to 13:00 GMT
With one keynote, five presentations, two hands-on labs, and one demo, Virtual Developer Day: MySQL is the one-stop shop that offers both latest product information and the essential knowledge to get started with MySQL. Whether you are new to MySQL or have years of experience, we have content tailored for you. Check out the agenda and register now!
Read the agenda and abstracts.
Register for the Virtual Developer Day: MySQL.

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PRODUCT RELEASES

 

New Release of MySQL Enterprise Backup 3.8.1

View the complete list of changes.
Download or try MySQL Enterprise Backup (find it under “MySQL Database”).


New Release of MySQL Connector/Python 1.0.9

View the complete list of changes.
Download MySQL Connector/Python.


New Release of MySQL Connector/C++ 1.1.2

View the complete list of changes.
Download MySQL Connector/C++.


New Release of MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.2.4

View the complete list of changes.
Download MySQL Connector/ODBC.

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WHITE PAPERS

 

MySQL Enterprise Backup—Fast, Consistent, Online Backups

Implementing proper database backup and disaster recovery plans to protect against accidental loss of data, database corruption, hardware/operating system crashes, or natural disasters has become one of the most important responsibilities of database administrators (DBAs). MySQL Enterprise Backup provides DBAs with a high-performance, online "hot" backup solution with data compression technology to ensure that data is protected in case of downtime or an outage.


MySQL Enterprise Edition for SaaS Providers

Whether a SaaS provider chooses to host their applications in-house or remotely at either a collocation or a managed hosting facility, a subscription to MySQL Enterprise Edition helps ensure that the databases comprising the core elements of their technology platform meet or exceed the expected service level agreements for performance, scalability, and uptime.


MySQL Cluster Evaluation Guide—Designing, Evaluating, and Benchmarking MySQL Cluster

In this white paper learn the fundamentals of designing and selecting the proper components for a successful MySQL Cluster evaluation. Explore hardware, networking, and software requirements, and work through basic functional testing and evaluation best practices.

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LIVE WEBCAST

 

Virtual Developer Day: MySQL

Americas Event: Tuesday, March 12, 9:00 a.m. PT to 1:00 p.m. PT
EMEA Event: Tuesday, March 19, 9:00 GMT to 13:00 GMT
Virtual Developer Day: MySQL is a one-stop shop where you can learn all the essential MySQL skills and the latest features in MySQL 5.6. Through a combination of presentations and hands-on labs, you’ll have the opportunity to practice in your own environment and sharpen your skills to develop and manage your MySQL deployment and applications.
Register for Virtual Developer Day: MySQL.

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ON DEMAND WEBCASTS

 

MySQL Technology Update: MySQL 5.6 Is Generally Available


MySQL Security Enhancements and Important Security Tips for ISVs and OEMs


View all the MySQL on demand Webcasts.

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BLOGOSPHERE

 

PlanetMySQL

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.

MySQL 5.6 Is Much Faster on IO-Bound, Read-Only Workloads

by Mark Callanghan

Merging Tables with INSERT...ON DUPLICATE KEY UPDATE

by Shlomi Noach

MySQL 5.6 Replication Performance

by Mat Keep

Why I Use ONLY_FULL_GROUP_BY

by Ike Walker

Changes to Options and Variables in MySQL 5.6

by Jesper Krogh

When and How to Take Advantage of New Optimizer Features in MySQL 5.6

by Øystein Grøvlen

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STAY IN TOUCH

 

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

Read Oracle's MySQL Blog

Join MySQL on Facebook

Follow MySQL on Twitter

Listen to MySQL Podcasts

Subscribe to the MySQL YouTube Channel

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EVENTS

 

MySQL Tech Tour—New York City, New York

March 12, 2013


MySQL Tech Tour—New Delhi, India

March 12, 2013


MySQL Tech Tour for Software and Hardware Vendors: Improving Your Products with New MySQL Features and Faster Performance—Las Rozas, Spain

March 12, 2013


MySQL Tech Tour for Software and Hardware Vendors: Improving Your Products with New MySQL Features and Faster Performance—Porto Salvo, Portugal

March 13, 2013


MySQL Tech Tour—Mumbai, India

March 13, 2013


MySQL Tech Tour—Burlington, Massachusetts

March 14, 2013


MySQL Partner Tech Tour—Bangalore, India

March 15, 2013


Northeast Linuxfest—Cambridge, Massachusetts

March 16–17, 2013


MySQL Tech Tour: From the Web to the Cloud—Kista, Sweden

March 20, 2013


MySQL Tech Tour for Software and Hardware Vendors: Improving Your Products with New MySQL Features and Faster Performance—Moscow, Russia

March 21, 2013


MySQL User Group Meetup—Moscow, Russia

March 22, 2013


Bangalore MySQL User Camp—Bangalore, India

March 22, 2013


MySQL at Open Source Conference—Pune, India

March 23, 2013


MySQL Tech Tour: From the Web to the Cloud—Paris, France

March 26, 2013


MySQL at POSSCON—Columbia, South Carolina

March 27–28, 2013


MySQL Sessions at COLLABORATE 13—Denver, Colorado

April 7–11, 2013


MySQL Tech Tour: From the Web to the Cloud—Munich, Germany

April 17, 2013


MySQL at Norway Oracle User Group Conference—Oslo, Norway

April 17–20, 2013


MySQL Tech Tour: From the Web to the Cloud—Hannover, Germany

April 18, 2013


MySQL Tech Tour: From the Web to the Cloud—Baden, Switzerland

April 24, 2013


MySQL at PHPTek—Chicago, Illinois

May 14–17, 2013


MySQL Tech Tour for Software and Hardware Vendors: Improving Your Products with New MySQL Features and Faster Performance—London, UK

May 15, 2013


Find a MySQL event near you


Find an Oracle event near you

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TRAINING

 

Learn Developer Skills on MySQL

MySQL enables innovative developers to create and deploy the next generation of Web, embedded, and cloud/SaaS/DaaS applications. The MySQL for Developers course teaches you to write applications with MySQL, including performing lab work with Java and PHP, connecting to MySQL databases, and executing queries and stored routines.


A Great Time to Start on MySQL with MySQL for Beginners Training

What better time to start learning about the world's most popular open-source database—now that MySQL 5.6 has been released? With its increased performance, scalability, reliability, and manageability, MySQL 5.6 helps users meet the most demanding Web, cloud, and embedded application requirements. Take the MySQL for Beginners training course and add highly sought-after skills to your resume.


MySQL for Database Administrators

The MySQL for Database Administrators course is for DBAs and other database professionals who want to install and configure MySQL Server, set up replication and security, perform database backups and performance tuning, and protect MySQL databases. This course has been updated to cover commercial features of MySQL as well as enhanced replication capabilities in MySQL 5.6

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DOWNLOADS

 

Download MySQL Community Edition

Try MySQL Enterprise Edition

Download MySQL Cluster

Download MySQL Workbench

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