what is MySQL

What is MySQL?

What is MySQL, My is the daughter’s name of the MySQL’s co-founder, Monty Widenius. The name of My/SQL is the combination of My and SQL, MySQL.

The MySQL is a DBMS (database management system) that allows you to manage RDBMS (relational databases). My/SQL is open source Database software backed by Oracle. It means you can use My/SQL without paying a money. In addition, if you want, you can change its source code to fulfilled your needs.

If you have need any support so you can buy a commercial license version software from Oracle to get a premium support services.

MySQL is very easy to master in comparison with other DB software like Oracle DB, or Microsoft SQL Server.

MySQL support to various platforms like Linux, UNIX, Windows, etc. You can install it in a server or even in a desktop. In addition, My/SQL is reliable, scalable, and fast database software.

The legally way to pronounce My/SQL is My Ess Que Ell, not My Sequel. However, you can pronounce it whatever you like, who care?

If you develop any type of websites or web applications, My/SQL database is a good choice. My/SQL is an important component of LAMP stack, which includes Apache, Linux, My/SQL, and PHP.

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