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How to Capture Table Size Metrics on YugabyteDB Anywhere

How to Capture Table Size Metrics on YugabyteDB Anywhere

It’s good to keep a record about the growing size of databases and tables to make reporting easier and to quickly determine why there was a sudden drop or increase in table size or infer table create and drop dates. YugabyteDB Anywhere provides an API to capture table-level size metrics on a daily basis in a permanent table. This blog will provide the instructions to capture those table size metrics.

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Q&A: Tablet Splitting, High Availability Behavior, & Sharding vs Partitioning with YugabyteDB

Q&A: Tablet Splitting, High Availability Behavior, & Sharding vs Partitioning with YugabyteDB

Welcome to the September 2022 edition of the YugabyteDB Tips and Tricks series, where we recap distributed SQL database questions from around the Internet! This month we will focused on recommended values for tablet splitting, behavior around high availability, client behavior when a node goes down, and sharding versus partitioning of a table.

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Celebrating 10,000 Students Enrolled in Yugabyte University!

Celebrating 10,000 Students Enrolled in Yugabyte University!

After officially launching Yugabyte University in early 2022, we are happy to share a major milestone! Ten thousand amazing students are enrolled in various self-paced and instructor-led courses, certification programs, and builder workshops to better build their skillsets around distributed SQL and YugabyteDB. Read this blog for an overview of what’s currently available, including links to specific learning experiences.

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Top Five Takeaways From DSS 2022

Top Five Takeaways From DSS 2022

DSS 2022 was the biggest and best distributed SQL event to date, with so many people engaged and enthused by distributed SQL and YugabyteDB. There were over 25 world-class keynotes, insightful fireside chats with industry-leading enterprises, and technical presentations by YugabyteDB and industry experts.
In case you missed the event or have not yet watched the replays, here are our top five takeaways!

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Yugabyte’s Executive Team Shares Why You Should Attend the Distributed SQL Summit 2022

Yugabyte’s Executive Team Shares Why You Should Attend the Distributed SQL Summit 2022

The fourth annual Distributed SQL Summit (DSS) is fast approaching. Taking place on September 14th, this virtual event will bring the entire distributed SQL community together to explore the challenges and opportunities of database modernization and transformation.  In this blog, Bill Cook, Yugabyte CEO; Karthik Ranganathan, Co-Founder and CTO; and Kannan Muthukkaruppan, Co-Founder and President, share why they think YOU should register to attend, and why they are excited to participate.

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