SQL Performance Tuning: 5 Best Tips for Developers

In this article, we'll focus on the easiest and best tips developers can implement for their day-to-day SQL performance tuning efforts. This article will focus on MySQL queries performance tuning, but the same concepts can be applied to many other relational databases. Now more than ever, software engineers need to have vast knowledge in SQL… Continue reading SQL Performance Tuning: 5 Best Tips for Developers

Top 7 MySQL GUI Tools in 2020

#1 - DBeaver Pros: Multi-Platform Databases Intuitive and very easy to use user interface. Free to download, licensed under GPL. You can Render ERDs to visual your database Easy Import/Export/Backup Mock Data Generator NoSQL and BigData database support (Enterprise Edition Only) Visual Query Builder (Enterprise Edition Only) Analytical charts (Enterprise Edition Only) Query History (Enterprise Edition Only) Cross-platform… Continue reading Top 7 MySQL GUI Tools in 2020

How to Save on AWS RDS MySQL Costs by Instance Right-sizing

Right-sizing database instances is the process of adjusting your database instances’ size to match the workload generated by the application. In most cases, the incentive to right-size your database instances will be to lower the cloud infrastructure’s costs, ideally without compromising on performance. In this post we’ll guide you through how to analyze the instance’s… Continue reading How to Save on AWS RDS MySQL Costs by Instance Right-sizing

EverSQL and GitHub to launch a new partnership for students

We are excited to announce that EverSQL and GitHub have launched a new partnership as a part of the GitHub Student Developer Pack, which offers valuable free software licenses to students. We believe that there's no substitute for hands-on experience. For most students, real-world tools can be cost-prohibitive. That's why partnered with GitHub: to give… Continue reading EverSQL and GitHub to launch a new partnership for students

Optimize Slow Queries with RDS Performance Insights & EverSQL

In today's tech companies, engineers are expected to know and care more about the database and the performance of their application. To effectively face these challenging requirements, DBA, engineering and DevOps teams need the right tools to monitor, diagnose and resolve performance issues. In this post, I'll demonstrate how one can track down slow SQL… Continue reading Optimize Slow Queries with RDS Performance Insights & EverSQL

MySQL Explain Example – Explaining MySQL EXPLAIN using StackOverflow data

I personally believe that the best way to deliver a complicated message to an audience, is by using a simple example. So in this post, I chose to demonstrate how to obtain insights from MySQL's EXPLAIN output, by using a simple SQL query which fetches data from StackOverflow's publicly available dataset. The EXPLAIN command provides… Continue reading MySQL Explain Example – Explaining MySQL EXPLAIN using StackOverflow data