Thursday Mar 19, 2009

SDN Members: Get a 20% Discount on MySQL Workbench

MySQL is offering SDN members an exclusive 20% off MySQL Workbench. MySQL Workbench simplifies database design and maintenance, automates time-consuming and error-prone tasks, and improves communication among DBA and developer teams. Log in to learn more.

Wednesday Mar 18, 2009

Free Online Training for Developers: MySQL University

MySQL University is a free educational online program for engineers and developers.

Future courses include How to Use Charsets and Collations Properly (March 19), How to Write MySQL Test Cases in Perl (April 16), Programming Towards Multi-Core CPUs (May 14), and Building MySQL Releases on Unix (June 11). Learn more.

Thursday Mar 05, 2009

Get a Job (or Find an Employee) at the MySQL Conference Career Fair

The MySQL open source career fair offers sponsors the opportunity to promote job openings to the hundreds of MySQL developer DBAs and system administrators attending the conference. The one-day fair will take place on the first day of the conference.

2009 MySQL Conference & Expo, April 20-23, 2009
Santa Clara Convention Center
Santa Clara, CA, USA

Get MySQL Certified at the 2009 MySQL Conference & Expo

MySQL Developers and DBAs are in demand and the 2009 MySQL Conference & Expo, is a great time to get certified. Last year we delivered over 200 exams with 182 passing. This year we will offer all of our active certifications at the conference. There will be no reservations required and conference attendees can just drop in for an exam at their convenience. More

Monday Mar 02, 2009

Sun BluePrints Articles on MySQL

Here are two new Sun BluePrints articles on best practices for MySQL (registration required):

- Improving MySQL Database Scalability
- High Availability MySQL Database Replication with Solaris Zone Cluster

Friday Feb 27, 2009

New on Using MySQL With Java Technology

Learn how to install and configure the Connector/J JDBC driver for a MySQL database, with a focus on connectivity from the Java programming language.

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MySQL Guide for Sun Storage 7000 Unified Storage System

This Sun BluePrints paper demonstrates how Sun's unified storage systems can share NFS and iSCSI file systems with MySQL database servers deployed on Sun SPARC and x86 servers running the Solaris OS or Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 5.2. (Registration required.)

Tuesday Feb 17, 2009

Just Released: MySQL Newsletter February 2009

The February 2009 issue of the MySQL Newsletter is now available. Sign up for the MySQL Conference and Expo in April, read articles, get hints and tips, and find training in the latest issue.

Friday Jan 30, 2009

Register by Feb. 16 to Save on MySQL Conference (Santa Clara, Calif., Apr. 20-23)

Registration for the 2009 MySQL Conference & Expo, to be held April 20-23, 2009, in Santa Clara, California, is now open. Register by February 16, 2009, and save $200.

Wednesday Jan 21, 2009

Optimizing MySQL Database Application Performance with Solaris Dynamic Tracing

This Sun BluePrints article describes how the use of Solaris Dynamic Tracing (DTrace) probes can help simplify MySQL database application tuning.

Wednesday Jan 14, 2009

Register for Webinar: MySQL, NetBeans & Rails (Jan. 27)

Developing MySQL-Backed Applications with NetBeans and JRuby-on-Rails

Learn to leverage the NetBeans IDE and the JRuby-on-Rails framework to deploy MySQL-backed applications on GlassFish in a LIVE technical webinar on Tuesday, January 27th.

Get Details and Register for the Webinar

Date: Tuesday, January 27, 2009
Time: 10:00 am PDT, 1:00 pm EDT, 18:00 GMT
Presenters: Arun Gupta, GlassFish Evangelist, Sun Microsystems, and Jimmy Guerrero, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Sun Microsystems

Tuesday Dec 02, 2008

Updated: MySQL Resources for System Administrators on BigAdmin

Here are lots of new resources, including videos, scripts, training offers, and info on Sun Systems for MySQL Enterprise. This hub also links to resources such as MySQL database drivers, videos, podcasts, and a tour of MySQL Enterprise.

Monday Dec 01, 2008

Deploying MySQL Database in Solaris Cluster Environments for High Availability

This Sun BluePrints article explains the advantages of deploying MySQL database in a Solaris Cluster environment, while describing how to install and configure MySQL database in this scenario.

Tuesday Nov 25, 2008

Sun Campus Ambassadors Among Winners in Student Views and Reviews Contest

Sun has announced the winners in the second Student Views and Reviews contest, in which students wrote reviews that highlight creative uses of MySQL and GlassFish technologies. Among them are five Sun campus ambassadors.

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Thursday Nov 20, 2008

MySQL Database Scale-out and Replication for High Growth Businesses

This Sun BluePrints paper addresses the primary ways MySQL installations can scale to meet increasing user demands, while still providing the flexibility and ease of use that single installations offer.


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