Through A PRISM Darkly

Through A PRISM Darkly

The revelation of secret government eavesdropping is likely to substantially reshape companies’ understanding of their data’s safety.

Acquiring Big Data Using Apache Flume

Acquiring Big Data Using Apache Flume

Data analysis is only half the battle; getting the data into a Hadoop cluster is the first step in any Big Data deployment. Apache Flume uses an elegant design to make data loading easy and efficient.

Detailed Profiling of SQL Activity in MySQL 5.6

Detailed Profiling of SQL Activity in MySQL 5.6

MySQL’s latest update to the Performance Schema brings the ability to profile a statement’s activity, low-level wait events, and I/O impact. It is the easiest and most detailed way to identify what statements to tune and how.