Monthly Archives: February 2015

Upgrading Percona Server 5.5 to 5.6 on CentOS

I like using Percona Server for some projects because you get to see what their clients feel is important for operating MySQL at scale, as reflected in the features that Percona adds. Some examples are fast Innodb log replay and … Continue reading

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ArXiv Paper on Using Additive Noise to Determine Cause and Effect

One doesn’t see many scientific papers that are immediately useful, but this one qualifies: arXiv.org: Distinguishing Cause From Effect Using Observational Data: Methods And Benchmarks Physics arXiv Blog: Cause And Effect: The Revolutionary New Statistical Test That Can Tease Them … Continue reading

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