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Oracle’s MySQL team announced the new MySQL Enterprise Transparent Data Encryption to further protect critical data in modern enterprises by enabling data-at-rest encryption in the database. Additionally, MySQL Enterprise Monitor 3.2 was released with the new replication dashboard that displays status and configuration of your replication cluster. Read more about these new releases in this newsletter. Plus, MySQL Innovation Day is coming to the San Francisco Bay Area on April 25! Hear the latest MySQL innovations directly from Oracle’s MySQL team, and mingle with your fellow MySQL professionals in the industry. Space is limited so register today!



Meet Oracle’s MySQL Experts at MySQL Innovation Day

April 25, 2016 - Redwood Shores, California
Join us for the MySQL Innovation Day to gain technical innovation and insight into MySQL. Get a snapshot of the latest MySQL development in the keynote, and then hear the new and exciting MySQL features that enable you to innovate in the next-generation applications during digital transformation.
Learn more and register now.

Announcing MySQL Enterprise Transparent Data Encryption

Part of MySQL Enterprise Edition, MySQL Enterprise Transparent Data Encryption (TDE) was released to protect critical data in modern enterprises by enabling data-at-rest encryption in the database. It safeguards the privacy of your information, prevents data breaches and helps meet regulatory requirements. Learn how you can leverage this new feature to improve database security with resources below.
Read the blog.
Register for the webcast on April 27: MySQL Security – Discover the New Transparent Data Encryption.

MySQL Enterprise Monitor 3.2 Is Now Available

The MySQL team is glad to announce the general availability of the new MySQL Enterprise Monitor release, version 3.2. This is the best-in-class tool for monitoring and management of your MySQL assets, included in the MySQL Enterprise Edition subscription. Learn more about the revamped replication dashboard and other updates in the blog, demo and upcoming webcast.
Read the blog.
Watch the demo.
Register for the webcast on May 25: Replication Monitoring and Visualization with MySQL Enterprise Monitor 3.2.

Resource Kit: Efficiently Collect Internet of Things (IoT) Data with MySQL

Businesses across all industries are implementing Internet of Things strategies to create digital-centric business models, gain competitive edge and better serve their customers. To successfully execute your IoT initiatives, it is important that you reliably and securely collect data from devices and sensors in the first place. Access the resource kit to discover:

  • How MySQL can be used in a diverse set of IoT environments
  • Best practices for effective data collection
  • How to leverage Transparent Data Encryption, JSON support and other new MySQL features and solutions

Access the MySQL resource kit.

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New Release: MySQL Enterprise Monitor 3.2.0

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

New Release: MySQL Cluster 7.5.1

View the complete list of changes.
Download MySQL Cluster.

Beta Release: MySQL Utilities 1.6.3

View the complete list of changes.
Download MySQL Utilities.

New Release: MySQL Router 2.0.3

View the complete list of changes.
Download MySQL Router.

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MySQL Security – Discover the New Transparent Data Encryption

Wednesday, April 27, 9 a.m. PT
Watch the webcast to learn all about the new MySQL Enterprise Transparent Data Encryption (TDE). We will explain what this new feature is, how it works to protect sensitive data at rest, and its transparency to applications and performance. We will cover in detail our TDE Key Architecture and especially how keys are securely created, managed and rotated. Additionally we’ll discuss meeting regulatory and industry standards requirements with TDE.
Register for the webcast.

Replication Monitoring and Visualization with MySQL Enterprise Monitor 3.2

Wednesday, May 25, 9 a.m. PT
The latest release of MySQL Enterprise Monitor provides intuitive and powerful tools for staying informed about the health of your MySQL replication cluster. Whether you're using multi-source, multi-threaded, semi-sync, lossless or any combination of replication features, the new replication visualization functionality enables you to easily understand the structure and health of your replication topology. In addition, the MySQL Enterprise Monitor advisors have been updated to help you leverage the new MySQL 5.7 replication features, optimize your configuration and prevent outages. Watch this webcast to learn how to put all of the new replication monitoring functionality to best use in your organization.
Register for the webcast.

View all the upcoming MySQL webcasts.

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MySQL Track at OTN Virtual Technology Summit

MySQL Jumpstart

MySQL 5.7 and JSON: New Opportunities for Developers

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Planet MySQL

Planet MySQL 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.
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General Tablespaces in MySQL 5.7 – Details and Tips

By Kevin Lewis

Taking the New MySQL 5.7 JSON Features for A Test Drive

By Morgan Tocker

STOP SLAVE Improvements for Multi-Threaded Slaves

By Sujatha Sivakumar

Modifying JSON Values in MySQL 5.7

By Dave Stokes

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MySQL Session at PyCon Italia—Florence, Italy

April 15-17

Oracle MySQL Tech Tour Warsaw—Warsaw, Poland

April 20

MySQL Sessions at LinuxFest Northwest 2016—Bellingham, Washington, United States

April 23-24

MySQL at JavaScript UnConference—Hamburg, Germany

April 23-24

MySQL Innovation Day—Redwood Shores, California, United States

April 25

MySQL Session at Great Indian Developer Summit—Bangalore, India

April 26-29

MySQL Session at All China Oracle User Group’s MySQL Asia Tour Taipei—Taipei, Taiwan

May 9

MySQL Sessions at PHP[tek] 2016—St. Louis, Missouri, United States

May 23-27

MySQL Booth at ContainerDays Boston 2016—Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

May 24-25

MySQL at Malaysian Open Source Conference 2016—Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

May 25-28

MySQL Booth at openSUSE Conference 2016—Nuremberg, Germany

June 22-26

MySQL Sessions and Booth at Hong Kong Open Source Conference 2016—Hong Kong

June 24-26

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New MySQL Learning Subscription

Oracle University announced all-digital MySQL Learning Subscription, offering expert insight and lessons for MySQL administrators and developers. Take advantage of this year-long subscription which can be viewed from anywhere, at any time. It will continue to expand the content as new material becomes available. Preview the MySQL Learning Subscription, or learn more about the entire MySQL Curriculum from Oracle University.

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