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December 23, 2021
It was earlier difficult to manage a large amount of data on excel and it was time-consuming to maintain a spreadsheet. But with the use …

MySQL, the easiest databases manager

November 25, 2021
We used MySQL in our company as a database for several mini-projects or services. It is a great Open Source system for managing data. It …
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Best RDMS for small to meduim projects

June 29, 2021
We use MySQL Database multiple departments across the organization as an RDMS(relational database management system) for small-medium …
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My review of MySQL

May 01, 2021
Most of our internal applications use MySQL as their database. For example, our team owns a JVM tuning & testing platform will need to …

MySQL for fast project delivery

April 28, 2021
We use MySQL as a RDBMS in a variety of web systems across the entire organization. It's very easy to use, install, and support multiple …


April 16, 2021
In my team, we are using MySQL as a relational database management system for internal software development projects. It helps us to store …

MySQL is useful

April 12, 2021
MySQL gets used for the most part in our infrastructure. If it is a website, an API, or something else, MySQL is the most used. It's used …
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MySQL works well

April 12, 2021
MySQL is used as our relational data store for information in support of our software platform - software as a service for internal …
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What is MySQL?

MySQL is a popular open-source relational and embedded database, now owned by Oracle.

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What is MySQL?

MySQL is a popular open-source relational and embedded database, now owned by Oracle. For more information visit

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What is MySQL?
MySQL is one of the most popular database software options for businesses of all sizes. The software is open source, and highly customizable, so users can set up an instance that meets their needs.
While MySQL is a specific product, NoSQL is a type of database that includes a number of available products. Whether a NoSQL (nonrelational database) product or using MySQL (relational database) is right for you greatly depends on the data you are storing, queries, and flexibility.

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What is MySQL?

MySQL is a popular open-source relational and embedded database, now owned by Oracle.

What is MySQL's best feature?

Reviewers rate Usability highest, with a score of 10.

Who uses MySQL?

The most common users of MySQL are from Enterprises (1,001+ employees) and the Computer Software industry.

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  • Installation is very simple and there's a lot of documentation for first-timers.
  • Getting data into MySQL is very easy and there are multiple methods of doing so.
  • Querying and using SQL with MySQL is very easy. Almost every SQL command works.
  • Building web applications with MySQL as a data source is very easy.