Galera Cluster is one popular clustering solution for MySQL and MariaDB. An article written by Severalnines published in severalnintes lists some tips for improving performance of Galera Cluster working on Amazone Web Services cloud.
Amazon Web Services is one of the most popular cloud environments. Galera Cluster is one of the most popular MySQL clustering solutions. This is exactly why you’ll see many Galera clusters running on EC2 instances. In this blog post, we’ll go over five performance tips that you need to take under consideration while deploying and running Galera Cluster on EC2. If you want to run regular MySQL on EC2, you’ll find these tips still useful because, well, Galera is built on top of MySQL after all. Hopefully, these tips will help you save time, money, and achieve better Galera/MySQL performance within AWS.