Want to protect your cyber security and still get fast solutions? Ask a secure question today.Go Premium

x
?
Solved

MySQL Database on SAN?

Posted on 2011-03-15
3
Medium Priority
?
464 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
I have created a Windows 2008 Load Balancing cluster and I have two separate installs of MySQL on each server (two servers total).

I don't know MySQL at all and I'm wondering if it would be better to syncronize the databases between the two clusterd web servers or should i put the database on a SAN?

For either solution, I would need guidance on the steps needed to make it happen.

Thanks.
0
Comment
Question by:ULadmin
  • 2
3 Comments
 

Author Comment

by:ULadmin
ID: 35149813
A real stumper, huh?

Let me rephrase

1.  Should I put a MySql database on a SAN?  

2. If not, how do I synchonize MySQL databases between two servers?
0
 
LVL 143

Accepted Solution

by:
Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3] earned 2000 total points
ID: 35150159
>1.  Should I put a MySql database on a SAN?  
there is no reason not to put any kind of database onto a SAN
0
 
LVL 143

Expert Comment

by:Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]
ID: 35154231
actually, I forgot to post something for:
2. If not, how do I synchonize MySQL databases between two servers?

mysql has replication:
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.0/en/replication.html
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: SSL Checker

Scans your site and returns information about your SSL implementation and certificate. Helpful for debugging and validating your SSL configuration.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Recursive SQL is one of the most fascinating and powerful and yet dangerous feature offered in many modern databases today using a Common Table Expression (CTE) first introduced in the ANSI SQL 99 standard. The first implementations of CTE began ap…
The title says it all. Writing any type of PHP Application or API code that provides high throughput, while under a heavy load, seems to be an arcane art form (Black Magic). This article aims to provide some general guidelines for producing this typ…
In this video, Percona Solution Engineer Dimitri Vanoverbeke discusses why you want to use at least three nodes in a database cluster. To discuss how Percona Consulting can help with your design and architecture needs for your database and infras…
In this video, Percona Solutions Engineer Barrett Chambers discusses some of the basic syntax differences between MySQL and MongoDB. To learn more check out our webinar on MongoDB administration for MySQL DBA: https://www.percona.com/resources/we…
Suggested Courses

577 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question