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What applications are you developing with MySQL? Watch MySQL experts in upcoming webcasts for tips on developing better Java-based MySQL applications as well as MySQL performance tuning. In this edition, find resources to help you shorten development cycles and improve the performance and efficiency of your MySQL applications.



Announcing MySQL Workbench 6.3 General Availability (GA)

MySQL Workbench 6.3 GA is released, which provides enhanced data migration options and SQL Editor function, as well as a new SSL certificate generator, and more. Learn more about the new features and download the product.
Read the documentation “What’s New in MySQL Workbench 6.3.”
Download the white paper “MySQL Workbench: Database Design. Development. Administration. Migration.”
Download MySQL Workbench 6.3.3 GA.

Resource Kit: Develop Better MySQL Applications Faster

How can you improve the quality, performance, and security of your MySQL-based applications while accelerating time to market or deployment? Access our resource kit to learn:

  • Best practices for developing with Java and MySQL
  • How to benefit from the latest MySQL Connector/Net enhancements and integration with Microsoft Visual Studio
  • How the advanced features and tools in MySQL Enterprise Edition will help you develop better applications faster and ensure optimal performance and security

Access the resource kit.

Register for MySQL Central @ OpenWorld 2015 by May 31 to Save US$800

Part of Oracle OpenWorld 2015, MySQL Central @ OpenWorld will be held on October 25 to 29 in San Francisco, California. Mark your calendar to attend the conference, and hear best practices, case studies, and industry insights directly from MySQL customers, partners, and community members. Register by May 31 and enjoy US$800 off the onsite rate!
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General Availability: MySQL Workbench 6.3.3

View the complete list of changes.
Download MySQL Workbench.

New Release: MySQL Cluster 7.3.9

View the complete list of changes.
Download MySQL Cluster 7.3.

New Release: MySQL Enterprise Monitor 3.0.21

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

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Guide to Cloud Deployments and Database as a Service with OpenStack and MySQL

OpenStack has become an extremely popular solution to build public and private clouds for database as a service (DBaaS). Additionally, DBaaS is rapidly gaining momentum as it simplifies IT infrastructure and enables the delivery of more-agile database services with lowers costs. DBaaS furthermore helps IT departments ensure database deployments are secure and managed according to best practices. In this white paper, learn the benefits of implementing a DBaaS solution with OpenStack and MySQL Enterprise Edition.
Download the white paper.

Executive Guide: Enabling Digital Transformation with MySQL

Digital technology rapidly and radically transforms how capital is raised, how new products are created, and how sellers engage with customers. In this white paper, read why digital technology changes everything, and why digital transformation is at the center of CIOs’ agendas. Discover how MySQL can help executives drive digital transformation, addressing their priorities and enabling them to achieve their goals.
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Even Better MySQL and Java Applications: Advice from a MySQL Connector/J User and Developer

Wednesday, May 20, 9 a.m. PT
Gain valuable insights and practical advice from Jess Balint, a seasoned Java application developer who both uses and develops the JDBC Connector for MySQL (MySQL Connector/J). In this technical webcast, you'll learn about the latest MySQL Connector/J updates, take a look at driver internals, and gain a better understanding of how to secure your MySQL communications and boost performance.
Register for the webcast.

MySQL Performance Tuning 101

Wednesday, May 27, 9 a.m. PT
Query tuning can greatly increase your database performance, but how much do you know about all the MySQL variables that you can configure to get even more power from the database? This webcast goes over the basics of various MySQL settings that you can twitch, tweak, and massage to get the most out of the world’s most popular open source database.
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View all the upcoming MySQL webcasts.

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What's New in MySQL Security

What's New in MySQL Cluster 7.4

View all the MySQL on-demand webcasts.

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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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What’s New in MySQL 5.7 First Release Candidate?

By Geir Hoydalsvik

MySQL Performance: Pushing Scalability Limits Further with MySQL 5.7

By Dimitri Kravtchuk

MySQL Performance Schema: Great Power Comes Without Great Costs

By Tarique Saleem

MySQL Connector/J Moves to GitHub

By Filipe Silva

Native Systemd Support in MySQL 5.7

By Thayumanavar Sachithanantham

Locking Accounts in MySQL 5.7

By Todd Farmer

SSL/TLS and RSA Improvements for OpenSSL-Linked MySQL 5.7 Binaries

By Harin Vadodaria

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DrupalCon 2015—Los Angeles, California

May 11–15

MySQL Hands-On Lab—Santa Clara, California

May 12

MySQL Session at PHP Tour Luxembourg—Abbaye de Neumunster, Luxembourg

May 12–13

MySQL Session at PHP[Tek]—Chicago, Illinois

May 18–22

MySQL Booth at J and Beyond Joomla Developer Conference—Prague, Czech Republic

May 29–31

MySQL Session at OpenSource Conference—Hokkaido, Japan

June 12–13

MySQL Booth at SouthEast Linux Fest—Charlotte, North Carolina

June 12–14

MySQL Booth at PyCon SG 2015—Singapore

June 17–19

MySQL Session and Booth at Dutch PHP Conference—Amsterdam, Netherland

June 25–26

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

June 26–27

MySQL Booth at OpenSource Conference—Okinawa, Japan

July 4

Find a MySQL event near you.

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Learn How to Protect Your Data with MySQL Training

Get started with MySQL for Database Administrators training to get the essential skills you need to know about securing your data in MySQL. In the MySQL for Database Administrators training course, the Oracle University expert will cover security-related topics including:

  • Common security risks
  • Protecting your data
  • Security risks specific to the MySQL installation
  • Steps to grant, modify, and revoke user privileges
  • Enabling a secure remote connection to the MySQL server with SSH

View additional MySQL courses and related certification details.

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