The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 5.5.60. See the release notes and changelog for details.
In February with the release of MariaDB ColumnStore 1.1.3, we introduced a new Apache Spark connector (Beta) that exports data from Spark into MariaDB ColumnStore. The Spark connector is available as part of our MariaDB AX analytics solution and complements our suite of rapid-paced data ingestion tools such as a Kafka data adapter and MaxScale CDC data adapter.
The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of MariaDB Server 10.3.6. See the release notes and changelog for details.
Lately, I’ve been asked how to restore a single database or even a single table out of a complete backup of MariaDB Server that was created with MariaDB Backup. This blog provides step-by-step guidance on how to achieve a restore of a database. Another blog post will pick up the question on how to restore a single table which has a separate set of challenges.
MariaDB's second annual MariaDB user conference, M|18, took place in New York City on February 26 and 27. DBAs, open source enthusiasts, engineers, executives and more from all over the world came together to explore and learn. Couldn’t make the event or want to relive your favorite session? Watch 45+ M|18 session recordings on demand.
To properly prevent some columns from being accessed, the masking filter that was introduced in MariaDB MaxScale 2.1 must be used together with the database firewall filter. In version 2.1, it was somewhat cumbersome to setup the database firewall filter for use together with the masking filter. With the recently released MariaDB MaxScale 2.2 (GA), we have introduced new features that makes the combined use of the masking filter and the database firewall filter much easier.
The MyRocks storage engine was introduced in MariaDB Server 10.2 as an alpha plugin – the maturity of plugins is separate from the database. It became a beta plugin earlier this year, and with the release of MariaDB Server 10.3.5 (RC) last week, it is now a release candidate plugin.
In this blog, we configure a simple HA setup of two MariaDB MaxScales using Keepalived and MaxCtrl.