The best practice in MySQL is to have separate users with minimal permissions needed to work. Learn how to check which permissions each user currently has in this simple guide.
Deploying a functional database in a containerized environment can be a demanding task. This article will show you how to deploy a MySQL database instance on Kubernetes using persistent volumes, the feature that enables stateful apps to overcome the problem of the inherent transience of the K8s pods.
MySQL tables fragment over time as delete and update queries are performed. With a large database, the fragmentation slows down queries significantly. Learn about when to use optimization and follow our tips on how to perform table defragmentation.
You've normalized a database, but now it's too complicated to analyze data. Database denormalization is a commonly used process in data analytics to simplify reports. Learn about the various methods to denormalize a database and when to apply it.