MySQL is the world’s most popular open source database, enabling the cost-effective delivery of reliable, high-performance and scalable Web-based and embedded database applications. It is an integrated transaction safe, ACID-compliant database with full commit, rollback, crash recovery, and row-level locking capabilities. MySQL delivers the ease of use, scalability, and high performance, as well as a full suit of database drivers and visual tools to help developers and DBAs build and manage their business-critical MySQL applications. MySQL is developed, distributed, and supported by Oracle, and the latest information about MySQL software can be found on the MySQL Web site. The MySQL database provides the following features:

  • High Performance and Scalability to meet the demands of exponentially growing data loads and users.
  • Self-healing Replication Clusters to improve scalability, performance and availability.
  • Online Schema Change to meet changing business requirements.
  • Performance Schema for monitoring user- and application-level performance and resource consumption.
  • SQL and NoSQL Access for performing complex queries and simple, fast Key Value operations.
  • Platform Independence giving you the flexibility to develop and deploy on multiple operating systems.
  • Big Data Interoperability using MySQL as the operational data store for Hadoop and Cassandra.

To achieve the highest level of MySQL scalability, security, reliability and uptime, MySQL Enterprise Edition includes the most comprehensive set of advanced features, management tools and technical support, including MySQL Enterprise Monitor, MySQL Enterprise Backup, as well as scalability, security, auditing and high availability features. MySQL Enterprise Edition also includes 24x7 Oracle Premier Support and Oracle product certifications and integrations.

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