SkySQL Release Notes 2021-08-09


MariaDB SkySQL is a DBaaS offering from MariaDB Corporation, providing cloud database service based on MariaDB Platform.

These release notes show changes made to MariaDB SkySQL as of 2021-08-09.

New Features in this Release

  • Performance option for MariaDB Platform for Distributed SQL supporting the deployment of MariaDB Xpand in a single zone and/or without MariaDB MaxScale. If you are interested in this feature, please contact us.

  • New Transactional, Analytical, and HTAP services provisioned do not require database users to create and grant privileges to an additional 10.% user account for MaxScale.

Updates to SkySQL User Interfaces

  • Adds option of disabling data-in-transit encryption when launching services on AWS. MariaDB strongly recommends encrypting connections to SkySQL services when not connecting over a private link or VPC peered network.

  • SkySQL Monitoring supports a Table Sizes tab, providing information on the size of the tables on each database on the server.

  • RAM charts in SkySQL Monitoring separate the container buffer and cache sizes from the amount of used memory.

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