FSFS2008 - 0.1

Free Software Free Society
Conference on Freedom in Computing, Development and Culture

Mayuresh Nirhali
Day Day Two (2008-10-12)
Room Technology Hall
Start time 16:00
Duration 00:45
ID 34
Event type lecture
Track Technology
Language used for presentation en

MySQL : The most popular open source database : Technical Overview

MySQL is the world's most popular open source database in the industry, recognized for its speed and reliability. With more than five million active installations and 60,000 downloads a day, MySQL has become the core for many high-volume, business-critical applications. The presentation will highlight the overall architecture of MySQL and then discuss certain unique aspects of it in detail, including various storage engines. Through this talk, We will also discuss a brief history of MySQL, major features in the latest versions and typical deployment architectures that are highly scalable.