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Performance Tuning MySQL Database on Azure Linux VM’s

  Please tune these settings in your Test/Staging environments and simulate load to see if it increases performance. These settings should not be applied directly in Production environment. In addition to the settings mentioned in below article: http://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/virtual-machines-linux-optimize-mysql-perf/ You can also tune some of these settings to obtain higher performance if you are using Raid… Read more