Motley Fool: MySQL Makes Waves
Apr 23, 2004, 19:45 (7 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mark Mahorney)
"You may not have heard of MySQL, but I can almost guarantee
you've used its database at some point. If you've ever filled out a
form on the Web or purchased something online, there's a good
chance the data you provided is stored in a MySQL open-source
database. This simple-to-use database is behind many of the
transactions that take place on the Internet, because unlike
Microsoft's database products, it's free and it runs on both Linux
and Microsoft operating systems.
"I've used MySQL many times, and the database does live up to
its reputation for being easy to use..."