MySQL is one of the top used database system and with highly active community. Though without proper configuration you may not squeeze the most out of it.This will be a talk about the low hanging fruits to get the best outcome preferably in a short time or with small efforts. This will include configuration, performance and the most common problem scenarios that you can relate, examine and implement. I got opportunity to talk at Percona Live Community 2022. Please find the recording and slides below.