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ZDNet: Open Source Database Wars Begin

Nov 09, 2005, 01:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dana Blankenhorn)

"Web 2.0 start-ups have a hidden vulnerability. They all rely on the same database, mySQL.

"Now mySQL is a nice little database. But can it scale as these projects become 'enterprise class?' And what of Oracle's buying key mySQL tools, like InnoDB?

"Those are interesting questions, and Dave Dargo says he has an interesting answer--Ingres..."

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