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  • Percona expands into NoSQL turf with TokuDB purchase

    Expanding from its roots as a MySQL software vendor, Percona has also added the MongoDB to the roster of open source databases it supports, thanks to its acquisition of open source database software specialist Tokutek.

    Written by Joab Jackson15 April 15 07:00
  • Percona challenges Oracle with alternate MySQL release

    Percona continues to nip at Oracle's heels, releasing a free version of the open-source MySQL 5.6 database with advanced features similar to ones in Oracle's paid enterprise edition.

    Written by Joab Jackson10 Oct. 13 21:06
  • Oracle rigs MySQL for NoSQL-like access

    Speculation has been <a href="">running rampant</a> that Oracle may introduce its own NoSQL database at the OpenWorld conference, <a href="">to be held next week</a> in San Francisco.

    Written by Joab Jackson01 Oct. 11 07:10
  • Percona curbs MySQL memory hunger

    Percona has updated its version of MySQL so that the software's storage engine consumes less working memory, potentially increasing its suitability for tasks requiring an in-memory database, the company announced Friday.

    Written by Joab Jackson01 Oct. 11 01:55