How the co-creator of MySQL came to love databases
Feb 19, 2013, 04:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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Monty Widenius, the co-creator of the MySQL database, became a multimillionaire when MySQL was sold to Sun Microsystems in 2008. But Monty subsequently left MySQL just before Sun was acquired by Oracle, and hired many of the original developers to work on his fork, MariaDB.