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December 2020
NEW! MySQL Analytics Engine. Speeds Up Queries by 400x.
1100x Faster Than Amazon Aurora.

Oracle Announces Integrated, High-performance Analytics Engine for MySQL Database Service
Oracle announced the availability of the Oracle MySQL Database Service with integrated MySQL Analytics Engine, optimized for and exclusively available in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI). This is the only MySQL service that provides customers with a single, unified platform for Online Transaction Processing (OLTP) and Online Analytics Processing (OLAP) workloads to build and run modern applications faster and more securely. The MySQL Analytics Engine, developed for the MySQL Database Service by Oracle’s MySQL engineering team in collaboration with Oracle Labs, is a new, in-memory analytic accelerator that scales to thousands of cores, supports real-time analytics, and is at least 2 times faster and up to 66 percent less expensive than Amazon Redshift. Get started here.
Introducing MySQL Database Service and MySQL Analytics Engine
This blog includes: Oracle Live Keynote video highlights, link to full keynote, product demo, testimonial, upcoming MySQL Database Service and Analytics Engine webinars, and more.
Watch the full keynote
On Wednesday, December 2, MySQL took a leap forward in the cloud. Edward Screven, Oracle's Chief Corporate Architect, shared MySQL innovation that enables you to reduce cost and complexity while accelerating business insights.
See the MySQL Database Service in a short product demo
Nipun Agarwal, vice president of research and advanced development at Oracle, demonstrates the only service available today that enables database admins and app developers to run OLTP and OLAP workloads directly from their MySQL database.
Check the performance benchmarks
Includes comparison of MySQL Database Service Analytics Engine with MySQL Database, Amazon Redshift, and Amazon Aurora.
Get the whitepaper of Oracle MySQL Database Service Analytics Engine
This document provides an overview of features and enhancements included in MySQL Database Service Analytics Engine. It is intended solely to help you assess the benefits of MySQL Analytics Engine and to plan your I.T. projects. See "Other References:" on this page.
Upcoming LIVE Webinars
Learn the many benefits of using Oracle Analytics Cloud with MySQL Database Service with MySQL Analytics Engine in Oracle Cloud.

Business Benefits of using MySQL Database Service with the MySQL Analytics Engine
Tue, Dec 8: 09:00 Pacific time (America)

Getting Started with Oracle MySQL Database Service and MySQL Analytics Engine
Wed, Dec 9: 09:00 Pacific time (America)

Migrating from Amazon RDS to MySQL Database Service
Mon, Dec 14: 09:00 Pacific time (America)

Using MySQL Database Service with Oracle Analytics Cloud
Wed, Dec 16: 09:00 Pacific time (America)

more Live webinars are at:
On-Demand Webinars
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Customer Highlights
SQUARE ENIX is a Japanese company, a leader in game-based digital entertainment. They enhanced backup efficiency and restored operations by adopting MySQL Enterprise Edition. The company has also improved its monitoring and analysis capabilities to ensure customers can enjoy responsiveness that is both smooth and seamless.
SQUARE ENIX testimonial about MySQL Analytics Engine:

"We ran the analytic workload of the Social Game Infrastructure group with MySQL Analytics Engine without requiring ETL or changing our application. MySQL Analytics Engine is up to 500x faster than our current on-premises MySQL 5.7 instance."

Masashi Hamahira
Senior Manager, Social Game Infrastructure Group
MySQL Analytics Engine

MySQL Database Service Analytics Engine and Oracle Cloud Infrastructure: Run applications and analytics with better performance, scale, and efficiency
By Leo Leung

Introducing MySQL Database Service and MySQL Analytics Engine
By Michel Gerin

Breakthrough Enhancements in MySQL Database Service with Analytics Engine
By Nipun Agarwal


Announcing the MySQL Database Service support for E3 shapes

By Airton Lastori

How to deploy a MySQL Database Service Instance with PHPMyAdmin
By Frederic Descamps

Using MySQL Workbench with MySQL Database Service
By Frederic Descamps

Manage MySQL Database Service (MDS) DB Systems with OCI CLI
By Mirko Ortensi

InnoDB Data Locking – Part 2.5 “Locks” (Deeper dive)
By MySQL Server Team Kuba Łopuszański

Auditing Changes to Classified Data Stored in MySQL 8.0
By MySQL Server Team Mike Frank

Running MySQL 5.6? It reaches End Of Live Status in TWO MONTHS

By Dave Stokes

Where's the MySQL Team from November to December 2020
By Lenka Kasparova

MySQL at OpenSource Week, Dec 1-2, 2020
By Lenka Kasparova

Deploy the Spring Boot framework on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure with MySQL Database Service.

Deploy cloud native applications that use Oracle MySQL Database Service to the cloud.

Training and Certification
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