Techworld: We’re Ready for Big Business, Says MySQL

“‘We’re continuing to add a lot of the enterprise capabilities
that people are looking for, like sub-queries and prepared
statements,’ said Zack Urlocker, the company’s marketing VP. ‘We
continue to improve the performance and make it easier to use with
every single release.’

“Analysts, however, said the company still has work to do. ‘I am
not a fan to date of this release,’ said Gartner analyst Donald
Feinberg. ‘It is not enterprise-ready until features such as
(stored procedures and triggers) are there…'”