Managed MySQL

Certified MySQL engineers ready to take your database workloads to the next level with CenturyLink Cloud

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MySQL - the standard in open source relational databases - excels in so many use cases. And now you can reap benefits of Managed MySQL on CenturyLink Cloud. Our team of experts takes on the administration, maintenance and support of your MySQL database environment and infrastructure.

Achieve maximum performance by combining Managed MySQL with CenturyLink Cloud Autoscale and CenturyLink Cloud to achieve a Managed MySQL grid solution that can sustain even the most demanding workloads with 100% flash storage capable of at least 15,000 IOPS to turbo charge even the most demanding database workload that you never thought could fit in the cloud.

Supported Versions
  • MySQL 5.5
  • MySQL 5.6
  • MySQL 5.7
Supported Editions
  • Enterprise Edition
Supported Services
  • Support for the MySQL MyISAM storage engine
  • Support for the MySQL InnoDB storage engine
  • Support for MySQL Database Replication
Supported Operating Systems
  • Managed Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.5


Tasks performed on behalf of the customer include:

  • Maintain Licencing and Software Assurance with Oracle MySQL for CenturyLink provided Licences
  • Prepare Server for Application Service (OS Specific Parameters)
  • Install MySQL Server (including available options and features)
  • Harden MySQL Server to CIS Level 1 and CenturyLink Standards
  • Install CenturyLink Monitoring
  • Perform Quality Assurance against MySQL Server Installation/Hardening
  • Create/Configure MySQL Server service accounts
  • Configure supported protocols (TCP/IP, Named pipes, TCP Port, IP Address and SSL Certificate allocation)
  • Configure Database Storage Engine
  • Configure Database Replication when purchased
  • Configure CenturyLink Monitoring
  • Configure CenturyLink approved and provided Database Backups and Maintenance Jobs
  • Install and configure CenturyLink Disk/Tape Backups (if purchased)
  • Rebuild broken database Replication sets when purchased
  • Perform Database Backups and Restores upon request
  • MySQL Log Monitoring
  • Coordinate patching with Customer during maintenance hours
  • Customer initiated Redundancy & High Availability Test/Audit (Excludes Disaster Recovery testing)
Resource hourly
Managed MySQL

Per application instance


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