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Jan
24
answered Running a TPC-C Benchmark Without sleep() i.e. key-in + think time
May
15
comment Load Testing Crash Course
If you haven't done this before then the best thing you can do is to hire someone who has been there, done that and has the battle scars to prove it. Just to become familiar with the complexity that can go into a performance test you should take a look at the industry documentation for the defacto performance benchmark for databases, TPC-C PDF Documentation on the TCP-C Database Benchmark
Apr
30
comment How do I properly perform a MySQL bake-off?
Very useful Sean: Thank you for updating this thread with the Percona reference
Dec
24
awarded  Autobiographer
Sep
22
awarded  Yearling
Nov
2
answered How to stress test a SQL server?
Oct
3
answered Schema design - best practices?
Sep
26
answered How do I properly perform a MySQL bake-off?
Sep
22
awarded  Teacher
Sep
22
answered What is the default order of records for a SELECT statement in MySQL?