MySQL 5.6 Replication, GTIDs Part 2: Advanced GTID Use-Cases

Global Transaction Identifiers (GTIDs) is one of the most significant enhancements to replication in MySQL 5.6. In Part 1 of this two part series, users were introduced to GTIDs and their use in building self-healing replication clusters.

In part 2, we cover advanced use-cases for GTIDs, including:

  • Deep-dive on implementation
  • Error handling, transaction skipping and filtering
  • Managing the binlog
  • Slave provisioning

You can also tune in to our On-Demand webinar to hear the lead engineer behind GTIDs present a deep dive into their design, implementation and use.