MariaDB announced BSL 1.0 together with MariaDB MaxScale 2.0 in August 2016. After having the license “in the wild” for a few months we’ve been reaching out to Open Source advocates to get feedback on the BSL. We’ve gotten some great responses, including from Bruce Perens and Heather Meeker of O’Melveny & Myers LLP. Our next MariaDB MaxScale release will use BSL 1.1.
MariaDB ColumnStore is a massively parallel scale out columnar database. Query execution behaves quite differently from how a row-based engine works. This article outlines how queries are executed, optimized, and how performance can be influenced.
Join us for one of our full-day roadshows coming to a city near you! MariaDB is hosting educational roadshows across North America to showcase exciting new products and solutions, and share best practices for enabling critical enterprise features such as high availability and security. MariaDB experts will lead content-rich sessions on open source, product features, architecture and security. If you’re a DBA, architect, or developer, you won’t want to miss this event! Check out the locations and dates here.
MariaDB monitoring tool, Monyog, provides insights into server performance with a customizable dashboard. Webyog just announced the launch of the new Monyog v7.0! With this new release, MariaDB customers will get access to a completely revamped Monyog user interface and industry-leading feature additions to uncover valuable server performance insights.
Rasmus Johansson provides an update on CVE-2016-6662 and CVE-2016-6663 vulnerabilities which were both fixed in the fall.
In this second blog post on temporal datatypes Anders Karlsson explores the effects of Daylight Savings Time and how TIMESTAMP datatypes are affected by DST.
In this first blog in a series, Anders Karlsson will look at aspects of temporal datatypes. Surprisingly, he also talks a bit about trains and how they relate.
Marko Mäkelä, the first full-time employee at Innobase Oy in 2003 explains why he recently joined MariaDB Corporation.
MariaDB ColumnStore user Andrew Ernst from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation discusses how other storage engines have "failed miserably" and why he chose ColumnStore instead.
I am happy to announce the general availability of MariaDB ColumnStore 1.0!
MariaDB ColumnStore is a powerful open source columnar storage engine that unites transactional and analytic processing with a single ANSI SQL front end to deliver a solution that simplifies high-performance, big data analytics.