MySQL is a open source Relational Database Management System. MySQL is very fast reliable and flexible Database Management System. It provides a very high performance and it is multi threaded and multi user Relational Database management system.
MySQL is one of the most popular relational database Management System on the web. The MySQL Database has become the world's most popular open source Database, because it is free and available on almost all the platforms. The MySQL can run on Unix , window, and Mac OS. MySQL is used for the internet applications as it provides good speed and is very secure. MySQL was developed to manage large volumes of data at very high speed to overcome the problems of existing solutions. MySQL can be used for verity of applications but it is mostly used for the web applications on the internet.
MySQL Written in C and C++ language.
MySQL code is tested with different compilers.
MySQL is available as a separate program for use in a client/server network environment.
The MySQL available for the most Unix operating platform.
Reliability and Performance
MySQL is very reliable and high performance relational database management system. It can used to store many GB's of data into database.
Availability of Source
MySQL source code is available that's why now you can recompile the source code.
MySQL supports more then twenty different platform including the major Linux distribution .Mac OS X ,Unix and Microsoft windows.
Large pool of Trained and Certified Developers
MySQL is very popular and it is world most popular open source Database. So it is easy to find high quality staff around the world.
Powerful Uncomplicated software
The MySQL has most capabilities to handle most corporate database application and used to very easy and fast
MySQL 5 Features
There are three feature of MySQL 5.0 version:-
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