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April 1, 2020

PlanetScale prepares for interplanetary database clusters

PlanetScaleDB provides out-of-this-world availability and fault tolerance for your databases by supporting regions outside of Earth.
March 31, 2020

How to deploy a true multi-cloud database on PlanetScaleDB

We’ve made it easy to set up a multi-region or multi-cloud database. While our multi-cloud and multi-region databases on PlanetScaleDB are in beta and should not be used for production workloads, you can get started right away by creating an account.
March 31, 2020

PlanetScaleDB delivers true multi-cloud, multi-region clusters on AWS, GCP, and Azure

True multi-cloud, multi-region clusters for PlanetScaleDB now available in beta release on AWS, GCP, and Azure.
March 17, 2020

PlanetScale migrates open source Vitess test suite from Python to Go

It's easier than ever to contribute to Vitess. The test suite migration from Python to golang makes Vitess more developer friendly.
March 5, 2020

PlanetScale CNDb renamed to PlanetScaleDB

PlanetScaleDB is the new name for our cloud native database-as-a-service previously called PlanetScale CNDb
March 3, 2020

Security Update: New GCR Based Planetscale Public Registry

If you are still pulling from registry.planetscale.com, you should update all your systems to instead pull from us.gcr.io/planetscale-vitess by March 26, 2020.
February 21, 2020

Trip Report | PlanetScale Team at FOSDEM 2020

The PlanetScale team talks at preFOSDEM 2020 on "MySQL Server Usability Guidelines" and "Vitess: the sharding solution for MySQL 8.0".
December 8, 2019

PlanetScale and Vitess at KubeCon NA 2019

PlanetScale headed to San Diego for KubeCon + Cloud NativeCon and celebrated the general availability of PlanetScale CNDb, the cloud native database powered by Vitess.
November 17, 2019

Announcing the Launch of PlanetScale CNDb

PlanetScale is excited to announce the general availability of our database-as-a-service, PlanetScale CNDb
October 20, 2019

Breakdown: Percona Live EU 2019

The PlanetScale team went to Amsterdam for Percona Live EU 2019
September 11, 2019

PlanetScale at Oracle Open World and Percona Live, Europe 2019

The PlanetScale team will be at Oracle Open World next week and at Percona Live in Amsterdam at the end of the month. Stop by and say hi!
September 8, 2019

PlanetScale achieves massive transaction numbers with Amazon Aurora-backed Vitess clusters

At over 16 million TPC-C transactions per minute, Amazon Aurora + Vitess demonstrates impressive scalability.
August 22, 2019

Deepthi Sigireddi talks about running software at scale

Deepthi Sigireddi, PlanetScale Engineer talks about various challenges of database scaling in this podcast.
July 21, 2019

Vitess Meetups: From San Francisco to Hangzhou

Spreading the Word about Vitess
July 8, 2019

Vitess Events in July

Check out our upcoming meetup and webinar!
June 18, 2019

PlanetScale at KubeCon China 2019

PlanetScale heads to Shanghai for the 2019 KubeCon + CloudNativeCon | Open Source Summit China.
June 16, 2019

PlanetScale at RootConf 2019

We’ll be heading to RootConf in Bengaluru this weekend!
May 28, 2019

Highlights from KubeCon Europe 2019

The Planetscale team was in Barcelona in May for Kubecon+CloudNativeCon Europe
May 26, 2019

PlanetScale at PerconaLive 2019

We'll be heading to PerconaLive in Austin this week!
May 22, 2019

PlanetScale secures Series A

PlanetScale raises Series A funding from a16z