Tuning MySQL: 3 Simple Tweaks

If you don’t change the default MySQL configuration, your server is going to perform like a Ferrari that’s stuck in first gear…

I don’t claim to be an expert DBA, but I am a strong proponent of the 80/20 principle and when it comes to tuning MySQL, it’s fair to say you can squeeze 80% of the juice by making a few simple adjustments to your configuration. Useful, especially when server resources are getting…