Tuesday, June 25, 2013

IT trend : Redhat EHL choose MariaDB instead of Mysql !

Here is a small interesting news that shows the actual trend...
Mysql is everywhere ! However, more and more, we hear that there is migration to MariaDB ( a Mysql fork !). The last migration is RedHat !

The first reason is because MaraiDB is really Open Source and not Oracle Open source :-). An other reason should be performance ...

If you want to compare Mysql and MariaDB : 
https://kb.askmonty.org/en/mariadb-versus-mysql-features/

The RedHat choice :
http://www.itwire.com/business-it-news/open-source/60292-red-hat-ditches-mysql-switches-to-mariadb

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