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Upgrading to MySQL 5.1 (3 days)

Designed for MySQL Administrators, this course covers the new features and functions added in MySQL 5.1, and is designed for enterprises migrating from MySQL 5.0 to MySQL 5.1 .

Upgrading to MySQL 5.1 Course Calendar (3 days)

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1 Includes airfare from anywhere in the continental United States and some parts of Canada as well as accommodation and shuttle services.
2 Include course and course materials only.
3 Requires a broadband internet connection and microphone. Note that Virtual LIVE courses are led by an instructor, and as such start and end in local time (based on the course location), this my differ from your time zone.
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Recommended Pre-requisites

Students attending this course should have basic MySQL administration skills, relevant to the 5.1 release of MySQL

Course Outline/Agenda

This course covers the following topics:

  • Upgrading to MySQL 5.1 from MySQL 5.0
  • MySQL new utilities & application features
    • Using mysql_upgrade for upgrade and repair
    • Performing tablespace backups with mysqldump
    • Using mysqlslap for load emulation
  • Deploying MySQL Table Partitioning
    • Range Paritioning
    • List partitioning (including linear list)
    • Hash partitioning (including linear hash)
    • Key based partitioning
  • MySQL Full Text Search
    • Deploying traditional MyISAM Full-text search
      • Traditional Full-text searches
      • Natural language searches (new)
      • Boolean mode searches (improved)
    • Plug-in full text search mechanisms.
  • Deploying MySQL Replication
    • Deploying traditional statement-based replication
    • Deploying row-based replication
    • Deploying mixed binary replication
    • How to choose a replication strategy
  • Understanding the MySQL pluggable storage engine architecture (hot pluggable)
  • Understanding & configuring server log tables
  • Understanding MySQL's information_schema database, and new tables
  • Using the MySQL event scheduler to schedule in-database events.
  • New XML functions

Class Size

This class is limited to a maximum of 12 students.

On-Site Delivery

This course is available for on-site delivery for groups of 3 or more students.

OTG offers discounted training for on-site courses of more than 3 students - call us at 877-258-8987 (or submit the form on the upper right side of this page) for more information.

Instructional Materials
The following materials are used to deliver this course:
  • OTG Course Guide
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