MySQL: The elephant in the room

Talk Type: 
45 Minute Talk
Technical Level: 
Intermediate
License: 
BSD

MySQL claims to be "The world's most popular open source database" and is a significant competitor to PostgreSQL. This talk will address:

  • What MySQL does better than PostgreSQL from a technical and administrative standpoint.
  • Is Oracle killing MySQL? What is the direction of development?
  • Relevant MySQL forks and patchsets.
  • Outdated FUD directed at MySQL.
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