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    Percona is the only company that delivers enterprise-class software, support, consulting and managed services solutions for both MySQL® and MongoDB® across traditional and cloud-based platforms that maximize application performance while streamlining database efficiencies. Our global 24x7x365 consulting team has worked with over 3,000 clients worldwide, including the largest companies on the Internet, who use MySQL, Percona Server, Amazon® RDS for MySQL, MariaDB® and MongoDB.
    Percona consultants have decades of experience solving complex database and database performance issues and design challenges. We consult on the full LAMP stack, from hardware to operating systems and right up through the database and web tiers. Because we are both broadly and deeply experienced, we can help build complete solutions. Our consultants work both remotely and on site. We can also provide full-time or part-time interim staff to cover employee absences or provide extra help on big projects.
    HQDurham, NC, US
    Employee Ratings4.5
    Overall CultureA+

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    Employees (est.) (Nov 2021)280(+4%)
    Job Openings207
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    Key People/Management at Percona

    Peter Zaitsev

    Peter Zaitsev

    Vadim Tkachenko

    Vadim Tkachenko

    Matt Yonkovit

    Matt Yonkovit

    Head of Open Source Strategy
    Eileen Doody

    Eileen Doody

    Ann Schlemmer

    Ann Schlemmer

    Bennie Grant

    Bennie Grant

    EVP of Global Delivery
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    Percona Office Locations

    Percona has an office in Durham
    Durham, NC, US (HQ)
    318 Blackwell St #150
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    Percona News and Updates

    World's Biggest Open Source Database Conference, Percona Live Sessions Now Available Online

    RALEIGH, N.C., June 8, 2021 – Over two days, Percona Live ONLINE 2021 attracted thousands of attendees who wanted to discover more about the vast ecosystem of open source database technologies. These sessions are now available for replay on-demand .read more

    Amer Sports Chooses Percona for MySQL Services

    RALEIGH, NC – 26 May, 2021 – Percona , a leader in open source database software and services, today announced that Amer Sports , an international sporting goods company, has appointed Percona to provide support for the critical MySQL databases at the heart of its applications and services for custo…

    Western Digital, Percona join forces to extend the zoned storage ecosystem, targeting popular MySQL Open-Source Transactional Database

    San Jose, CA and Raleigh, NC – May 26, 2021 – Championing the Zoned Storage initiative, Western Digital more

    Pliops Highlights Breakthrough Data Protection Technology for SSDs at Percona Live

    President and CBO Steve Fingerhut Delivers Session on Solutions to Reduce Server Downtime, Achieve Rapid Recovery at Scale President and CBO Steve Fingerhut Delivers Session on Solutions to Reduce Server Downtime, Achieve Rapid Recovery at Scale

    Percona Survey Shows Enterprises Increasing Reliance on Open Source Software

    Raleigh, NC – May 6, 2021 – Enterprises have a deep appreciation for the value of open source software with 100% of the information technology (IT) decision-makers in a recent survey saying that “using open source provides benefits for their organization.” The survey of 200 IT decision-makers was co…

    User Stories Highlight Percona Live ONLINE Conference with Speakers from Fiserv, Groupon, LinkedIn, Uber, Venmo

    Durham, NC – April 29, 2021 – The slate of speakers for the Percona Live ONLINE Open Source Database Conference 2021 includes those from leading companies dealing with the challenges of scaling their businesses to handle increasing numbers of customers and volume of data while maintaining high level…
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    Percona Blogs

    Percona Monthly Bug Report: November 2021

    Here at Percona, we operate on the premise that full transparency makes a product better. We strive to build the best open-source database products, but also to help you manage any issues that arise in any of the databases that we support. And, in true open source form, report back on any issues or …

    Querying Archived RDS Data Directly From an S3 Bucket

    A recommendation we often give to our customers is along the lines of “archive old data” to reduce your database size. There is a tradeoff between keeping all our data online and archiving part of it to cold storage. There could also be legal requirements to keep certain data online, or you might wa…

    Multi-Tenant Kubernetes Cluster with Percona Operators

    There are cases where multiple teams, customers, or applications run in the same Kubernetes cluster. Such an environment is called multi-tenant and requires some preparation and management. Multi-tenant Kubernetes deployment allows you to utilize the economy of scale model on various levels: Smaller…

    Upgrading PostGIS: A Proof Of Concept

    My last blog introduced the issues one can face when upgrading PostGIS and PostgreSQL at the same time. The purpose of this blog is to walk through the steps with an example. For our purposes, we will confine ourselves to working with the community versions of 9.6 and 11 respectively, and use LXD in…

    Temporary Tables in MySQL – Never Ending Story?

    If you ever had to deal with performance and/or disk space issues related to temporary tables, I bet you eventually found yourself puzzled. There are many possible scenarios depending on the type of temporary table, settings, and MySQL version used. We have observed a pretty long evolution in that m…

    PostgreSQL 14 Monitoring in PMM, Improvements in Percona Backup for MongoDB: Release Roundup November 22, 2021

    It’s release roundup time again here at Percona! Percona is a leading provider of unbiased open source database solutions that allow organizations to easily, securely, and affordably maintain business agility, minimize risks, and stay competitive. Our Release Roundups showcase the latest Percona sof…
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    Percona Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Percona founded?

      Percona was founded in 2006.

    • Who are Percona key executives?

      Percona's key executives are Peter Zaitsev, Vadim Tkachenko and Matt Yonkovit.

    • How many employees does Percona have?

      Percona has 280 employees.

    • Who are Percona competitors?

      Competitors of Percona include Sendero, Wemanity and Avenue Code.

    • Where is Percona headquarters?

      Percona headquarters is located at 318 Blackwell St #150, Durham.

    • Where are Percona offices?

      Percona has an office in Durham.

    • How many offices does Percona have?

      Percona has 1 office.