SearchOpenSource: MySQL's Marten Mickos on GPLv3 and Automated Enterprise Monitoring
Oct 18, 2006, 20:15 (0 Talkback[s])
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"SearchOpenSource.com: Is the crux of MySQL Enterprise
that it's an automated monitoring service meant to free up database
administrators' time for other goals?
"Marten Mickos: It's a monitoring service and
it gives troubleshooting advice but doesn't make change without
consent. With this new tool, DBAs will be told if they are missing
a password here, for example, and give advice as to how to fix it,
but the DBA is still fully in charge of the database. We do want to
provide suggestions and then leave it up to the DBA to decide what