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Running an optimized MariaDB (MySQL) cluster on Azure · November 25, 2014 · linux mysql virtual machines high availability mariadb galera centos

Introduction In this post, I'm going to create a multi-Master Galera cluster of MariaDBs, a robust, scalable, and reliable drop-in replacement for MySQL, to work in a highly available environment on Azure Virtual Machines. Architecture overview Below is what we are ulitmatley want to achieve. Key points being: 3 node…

Highly Available and Scalable Master-Master MySQL on Azure Virtual Machines · September 29, 2014 · mysql virtual machines high availability

Introduction Achieving High Availability on your database level is essential in order to maintain your application availability. On Azure, you can provision a managed highly-available MySQL database cluster through a 3rd party ClearDB. In this post, I'm going to explore creating a highly available and scalable MySQL environment using Master-Master…

Creating a LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) using tasksel on Windows Azure · November 13, 2013 · php linux mysql apache ubuntu azure lamp virtual machines

Introduction I’ve covered in my previous post how to create a LAMP stack on Windows Azure using the BitNami provided image. In this post, I’ll alternatively create the lamp stack using Ubuntu’s tasksel, which gives me a more “traditional” barebones setup than the once enforced by the…

Creating a LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) from BitNami on Windows Azure · November 7, 2013 · php linux mysql apache azure lamp virtual machines

Introduction In the previous post, I’ve shown you how to create a WIMP stack (Windows, IIS, MySQL, PHP) on a Windows Azure virtual machine. In this post, we’ll be creating a more traditional LAMP server, but we won’t build things from scratch. I’ll be using the…

Creating a WIMP Stack (Windows Server, IIS, MySQL, PHP) on Windows Azure · November 5, 2013 · php mysql azure wimp virtual machines

Introduction In this post, I'll take you through how you can create a WIMP stack (regardless of the name!) onto a Windows Azure VM really easy. I'm a guy who likes to configure things graphically, so although you can already create a LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) on a…

Using WordPress on Windows Azure with SQL Server instead of MySQL · July 30, 2013 · mysql windows azure wordpress

Introduction Creating a WordPress based site on Windows Azure is already pretty trivial, you can very easily select WordPress from the gallery when creating an Azure Website. The problem is, by default, Wordpress works with MySQL, which means for you that you will either need to get a database from…