Practical MySQL Performance Optimization

Download section three of our newest eBook, “Practical MySQL Performance Optimization,” by Percona CEO Peter Zaitsev and Principal Consultant Alexander Rubin. Section three explains how tuning MySQL query parameters can optimize your database performance and ensure that its performance improves application response times.

The first section of the ebook provides a general overview of why database performance matters. This section dives more deeply into the reasons why poor performance happens, and how to address it.

Section two enables you to troubleshoot and optimize your own database performance by investigating what causes poor performance, and how you can address it.

Peter-ZaitsevPeter Zaitsev, CEO
Peter Zaitsev is CEO and co-founder of Percona. Previously he was an early employee at MySQL AB, one of the largest open source companies in the world, which was acquired by Sun Microsystems in 2008. Peter is the co-author of the popular book, High Performance MySQL, and blogs regularly on Percona Performance Blog.

Alex-RubinAlexander Rubin, Principal Consultant
Alexander joined Percona in 2013. Alexander has worked with MySQL as DBA and Application Developer since 2000. Before joining Percona, he was a principal MySQL consultant for over seven years. He helped many customers design large, scalable and highly available MySQL systems, and optimize their MySQL performance.