MySQL DBA Certification Tutorial, Part 1

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The MySQL DBA Certification Exam will make you a certified MySQL DBA. The Certificate will testify skills to install, maintain, administer and optimize MySQL servers.

During the conference, exams can be taken any evening.

The exam consists of two parts. This tutorial will summarize the chapters covered by the first part. Those chapters are as follows.

  • MySQL Architecture
  • Starting, Stopping, and Configuring MySQL
  • Client Programs for DBA Work
  • Character Set Support
  • Locking
  • Storage Engines
  • Data (Table) Maintenance
  • Data Backup and Recovery Methods
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Kai Voigt

Sun Microsystems

Kai is a senior instructor at MySQL, delivering public and onsite trainings worldwide.

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vayu nandan
04/27/2010 11:51am PDT

You can send me on

vayu nandan
04/27/2010 11:50am PDT

Can i get some dumps for preparing Mysql DbA1 & Mysql DBA2 certifications please.

Hemant Kumar Ray
04/22/2010 8:14pm PDT

I want to DO MySQL 5.0 DBA. Please mail me tutorial on my mail ID

Charlie Smith
04/19/2010 6:33am PDT

Thanks Kai. I took both DBAI and DBAII the next day and passed them both.


Bobo Wieland
04/16/2010 5:05am PDT

Past both the DBA- and the DEV-exams.

Brett Garland
04/13/2010 6:55am PDT

Yes, I’ll second Nunu’s comments. Took both 5.0 tests and passed. Also took 5.1 test and passed.

Great review.

Tanks, Brett

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Nurudin Javeri
04/13/2010 6:45am PDT

Thanks for the highlights and great review before the exams :) Took both tests this morning and passed :)

Nunu – MySQL Certified DBA 2010 :-)

Rob Tomson
04/13/2010 4:50am PDT

Passed both tests this morning, thanks!

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Russell Keith
04/13/2010 3:54am PDT

This is exactly what I needed. I passed the exam today thanks to this tutorial.

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J.B. Wheatley
04/12/2010 6:13am PDT

Slides are available now! (Linked above.)

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Kai Voigt
04/12/2010 6:09am PDT

The slides will be available eventually on this space, otherwise I’ll get them to you through email or USB stick.

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Mark Grennan
04/12/2010 3:13am PDT

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