MariaDB Blog

February 26, 2018

Write Optimizations for Qualcomm Centriq 2400 in MariaDB 10.3.5 Release Candidate

MariaDB has been collaborating with Qualcomm Datacenter Technologies in pushing the performance envelop by leveraging innovative ARM-based hardware architecture with MariaDB’s unique database architecture.  As part of the Qualcomm Centriq™ 2400 product launch back in Nov 2017,  we demonstrated the strong read scalability of MariaDB on this chip.  Since then, MariaDB and Qualcomm engineering have been working to improve the scalability of write operations which we would like to share with the developer community today.

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February 21, 2018

MaxCtrl: Advanced Administrative Tool for MariaDB MaxScale

One of the new things in MariaDB MaxScale 2.2 is the addition of a fully integrated administrative interface implemented as a JSON-API conforming REST API. The MariaDB MaxScale REST API is a great way to monitor and interact with MariaDB MaxScale from a wide variety of programming languages but it is not the most convenient thing for command line use. For this very reason, we added a new command line client, MaxCtrl.

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