What is MySQL?

couchbase database

Pronounced My S-Q-L, has made itself the most popular open source database and comes from Ulf Michael Widenius. Often called Monty, he is the main author of the original version of the open source MySQL database, and currently CTO of MariaDB.

MySQL is written in C and C++ and was originally created by a Swedish company called MySQL AB.

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David Axmark, Allan Larsson and Michael "Monty" Widenius

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Open Source

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