MySQL Cluster 7.2 GA Released, Delivers 1 BILLION Queries per Minute
By Mat Keep on Feb 15, 2012
70x Higher JOIN Performance, NoSQL Key-Value API & Cross Data Center Sharding with Synchronous Replication
Oracle is delighted to announce the immediate availability of the production-ready, GA release of MySQL Cluster 7.2, available for download under the GPL, and as part of the commercial MySQL Cluster Carrier Grade Edition, including management tools, product certifications and 24x7 global support.
1 Billion Queries per Minute
MySQL Cluster delivered 1 billion queries per minute (17.6m million queries per second), scaled-out across 8x commodity Intel x86 server nodes, accessed by the NoSQL C++ NDB API.
It did this while maintaining 99.999% availability and complete data consistency across the cluster, demonstrating MySQL Cluster is a great choice for the most demanding web and telecoms services, whether deployed on-premise or in the cloud
New Feature Overview
The MySQL Cluster 7.2 GA release builds upon the Development Milestones published over the past 9 months, which provided the community with an opportunity to test and provide feedback on the latest features.
- Enabling next generation web services:
o 70x higher complex query performance
o Native Memcached API
o 4x higher data node scalability
o Integration with the latest MySQL 5.5 server
o Support for Virtual Machine (VM) environments
- Enhancing cross data scalability:
o New multi-site clustering with auto-sharding and synchronous replication between datacenters
o Improved active/active replication between data centers with eventual consistency
- Improved Ease-of-Use:
o Consolidated user privileges
MySQL Cluster 7.2 is the best release to date, enabling projects and applications to benefit from web-scalability with carrier-grade availability and developer agility.
We look forward to helping you in your new projects, and working with you to continue evolving MySQL Cluster to serve an even broader set of requirements in the future.