About this Documentation¶
This documentation covers MariaDB Platform, a modern SQL database platform produced and supported by MariaDB Corporation. See the Feature Summary for more information about MariaDB Platform.
MariaDB Enterprise Documentation
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MariaDB Corporation designed MariaDB Platform to meet enterprise challenges.
Enterprise challenges include:
Producing value at scale through projects that deliver strong return on investment (ROI) using platforms with reasonable total cost of ownership (TCO).
Delivering consistent and sustainable operations through governance, risk management, and compliance (GRC).
Increasing staff productivity and team agility by leveraging vendor services and developing in-house platform expertise.
Enterprise scaling challenges apply to data and systems, but also exist in the range of IT disciplines and IT practitioners who care for the enterprise's customers.
We've prepared this documentation to serve the enterprise's:
database administrators (DBA)
IT governance, architecture, audit, and information security experts
Contents and Structure¶
The MariaDB Enterprise Documentation contains the following sections:
Summary of MariaDB products and services, Enterprise lifecycle, changes in new releases
Obtaining, installing, and configuring MariaDB Platform
Application design, connecting, querying, and working with MariaDB Platform
Backup/restore, Disaster Recovery, Business Continuity Planning for MariaDB Platform
Governance, risk management, compliance, security with authentication, authorization, encryption, hardening, audit, and logging for MariaDB Platform
HA, load balancing, clustering, replication, storage engines, architecture, capacity planning, performance tuning, and operating MariaDB Platform
Tables for error codes, system and status variables, etc.
This documentation integrates the following features:
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