MySQL: Sun's Billion Dollar BabyCommented on: 6 years ago
(May 15, 2008)
I was a MySQL DBA at my previous position (MySQL 5.0 in production), and we had a busy website that MySQL easily powered. In fact, we switched from Oracle, and our hardware utilization dropped (and...
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