MySQL a winner in server database clash
27 Feb 2002
In a recent database benchmark test performed by Ziff Davis Media
Inc., the company behind PC Magazine, eWeek and other well-known
publications, MySQL stands out as a winner. MySQL is presented as
having the overall best performance and scalability along with
Oracle9i. Also, MySQL excelled in stability, ease of tuning and
connectivity. Considering pricing and ease of use, this further
strengthens MySQL as being the database server of choice for
price-efficient, high-performance web use.
The databases tested were: DB2 7.2, MS SQL Server 2000,
MySQL-Max 4.0.1, Oracle9i 126.96.36.199.1 and Sybase ASE 188.8.131.52.
Read more about the benchmark test in eWeek: