Databases

Increase agility and efficiency with managed DBaaS services

Increase agility and efficiency with managed DBaaS services

Aiven powers OVHcloud’s growing DBaaS portfolio, Managed Cloud Databases. Read this blog post from Aiven CTO, Heikki Nousiainen, to find out how their customers have achieved better agility and efficiency in the cloud – and how you can do the same! Why business agility is important For companies in today’s changing world, it’s crucial to …

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The DBaaS family is growing: Welcome to Kafka, MySQL, PostgreSQL, OpenSearch and Redis!

The DBaaS family is growing: Welcome to Kafka, MySQL, PostgreSQL, OpenSearch and Redis™*!

Building on the success of Public Cloud Databases for MongoDB, we know how much a managed service increases the performance, scalability and resiliency of your database. Now, a new batch of managed Databases as a Service (DBaaS) aka PostgreSQL, MySQL, Apache Kafka, OpenSearch and Redis™* is in free beta. Why do they stand out? What are their main …

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Announcing Public Cloud Databases for MongoDB in General Availability!

Announcing Public Cloud Databases for MongoDB in General Availability!

A bit more than 3 months ago, we announced in a previous post our intention to provide managed databases in our Public Cloud ecosystem. After hundreds of cluster delivered for free, dozens of pull requests, tons of constructive discussions with customers and partners,… we are live! We are really pleased to announce our Public Cloud …

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Announcing Public Cloud Databases! starting with MongoDB this week

Announcing Public Cloud Databases! starting with MongoDB this week

I’ve been dreaming about writing this blog post for almost 4 years, and today is finally the big day! We’ve just started providing managed databases as a service in our Public Cloud offer, starting with the wonderful MongoDB engine. Many others will follow in the coming months. This means so much to us and also …

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Another day in ProxySQL life: sharing is caring

This post is another part of our list of short posts pinpointing specific cases OVHcloud has dealt with, both preparing for and during the migration. Here, we tell a story of how sometimes, a little unexpected behaviour can lead to a bug fix in a software program used by millions of people around the world. …

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A day in the life of a ProxySQL at OVHcloud

As explained thoroughly in an earlier post, the P19 migration meant we needed to add a new element to our infrastructure… namely the ProxySQL. Life was not easy for it at first, but it soon learned how to handle the diverse range of configurations your websites have, particularly when it comes to making sure the path connecting …

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Contributing to Apache HBase: custom data balancing

Contributing to Apache HBase: custom data balancing

In today’s blogpost, we’re going to take a look at our upstream contribution to Apache HBase’s stochastic load balancer, based on our experience of running HBase clusters to support OVHcloud’s monitoring. The context Have you ever wondered how: we generate the graphs for your OVHcloud server or web hosting package? our internal teams monitor their …

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