Online / 5 & 6 February 2022


Backup/Restore tools performance comparison

Backup and restore methods are concepts that everyone knows the importance of. Over the years, open-source tools emerged like MyDumper, Xtrabackup, and Mariabackup. Also, with MySQL 8 new shell, new utils for dump and restore were introduced as well.

In this presentation, we are going to compare the newest backup/restore methods with the most used ones. We will see how parallelization can influence the speed of backup and restore process and also how the compression algorithms can influence the performance.

In this talk, we will compare mysqldump, mydumper/myloader, mysqlpump, MySQL Shell utils, and Xtrabackup.


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