MySQL Community Edition is a freely downloadable version of the world's most popular open-source database that is supported by an active community of open source developers and enthusiasts. It is a fully integrated, transaction-safe, ACID compliant database with full commit, rollback, crash recovery, and row-level locking capabilities.
The world's most popular open-source database
Supported by an active, worldwide community
When you deploy MySQL for business-critical applications and need more, it’s easy to upgrade to MySQL Enterprise Edition and get additional backup, monitoring, administration tools as well as production support.