Percona Server is an enhanced drop-in replacement for MySQL. If you are a web hosting service provider, and are facing frequent MySQL related issues, you might find Percona to be a good replacement. Shared hosting environment, where the resource requirements are limited, the common issue with SQL server is the server management aspect and resource constraints. How to replace MySQL with Percona in cPanel server? Before do that will check with percona performance.
Percona uses a technology called “adaptive flushing” which do not induce a performance bottleneck. When combined with another piece of technology called “Flashcache”, where disk I/O is made faster, Percona avoids memory or I/O bottlenecks even during a sudden surge in traffic.
- Handle traffic spikes better than MySQL
- Faster transactions than MySQL which improves responsiveness
- High uptime through Percona XtraDB Clusters (PXC)
- Better scalability through multi-CPU support and clustering